As an accepted participant with Lehigh University Summer Academy, you’ll experience a highly personal enrichment program, in a safe and supportive learning environment. Each session is limited to only 80 students, which guarantees a low student-to-teacher ratio. Lehigh University Summer Academy offers a balance of class time, service learning, character-building activities, and outdoor fun while providing powerful and relevant experiences along the way.
A Pre-College Program Where Potential is Limitless
Cultivating the next generation of Leaders, Thinkers & Doers
Session 1: June 28-July 17, 2020 | Session 2: July 19-August 7, 2020
For Rising 6th-11th Grade Students
Join a select group of students from around the world at Lehigh University Summer Academy. This unique pre-college program, on the campus of Lehigh University, is designed to help you achieve your full potential. With innovative, thought-provoking and enriching course work, combined with learning that extends beyond the traditional classroom, you’ll build your “tool belt” for success both in school and life. In addition, service-learning projects, field trips, and social events will be an exciting part of your program; we’ve got all of your interests covered. Most importantly, you’ll have fun, make meaningful connections and create friendships that will last a lifetime!
Discover Lehigh University Summer Academy
Choose two project-based courses in writing, technology, science, arts, communications, and/or mathematics to focus on during your three-week experience. In addition, the program includes a weekly speaker series spotlighting industry experts and thought-leaders to inspire and motivate you.
As an accepted participant, you’ll gain effective leadership skills through team initiatives, experiential learning and immersive community experiences. You’ll also acquire an understanding of yourself and others while building confidence and life skills.
Highlighting the value of civic engagement, you’ll participate in weekly transformative service-learning projects that will broaden your perspective. You’ll have an opportunity to make a difference in the world around you through meaningful activities that center on service to others.