Pace University's Summer Scholars Institute is a summer program for ambitious high school junior and senior students (must be at least 16 years old by the program start date in July) looking to have an early college experience. Students will have the opportunity to reside on campus within the residence halls. The 2020 program will take place from Sunday, July 12th through Saturday, July 25th with applications opening in early January of 2020!
The Summer Scholars Institute, founded in 1999, is a groundbreaking, intensive two-week program designed for exceptional rising juniors and seniors eager to experience the atmosphere of college with interactive courses to meet the individual interests of students.
Upon successful completion of the Summer Scholars Institute, students receive several benefits toward their college application and acceptance process.
The Pace Promise to our Summer Scholars
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The Summer Scholars Institute is committed to expanding your horizons through a variety of specialized course work.
Your student will be a part of an exclusive group of juniors and seniors from around the country that are focused on learning about life in college, the academic foundation of a university and the culture of New York City.
Do you have current sophomores or juniors interested in furthering their educational experience during the summer? If so, the Summer Scholars Institute at Pace University may be for your students!
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Sponsoring a junior or senior high school student for the Summer Scholars Institute at Pace University is a great way to give students an opportunity to experience options beyond high school.
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