Programs for High School Students

Intensive programs for academically exceptional students
Prepare for the college experience through exploratory coursework and connect with the Columbia University community over ten weekends this fall and spring.
Saturday & Sundays
Fall: Oct. 17—Dec. 20, 2020 • Spring: Jan. 16—Mar. 21, 2021
For students currently in grades 9-12
Earn college credit and advance your college preparation with advanced coursework taught alongside current Columbia University students.
Fall & Spring Semesters
For students entering grades 11-12 and recent high school graduates
Take an intensive course especially designed for outstanding high school students on Columbia University's dynamic campus.
Summer Sessions I, II and III • June 28—August 13, 2021
For students entering grades 9 through 12 or freshman year of college in the fall
Dive into the Ivy League experience with Columbia’s world-class instructors and a rigorous and collaborative online experience.
Summer Sessions I, II and III • June 28—August 13, 2021
For students currently in grades 9-12
Earn college credit and prepare for the university experience by taking summer courses alongside current Columbia students.
Summer SessIons I & II • June 29—August 14, 2020
For students entering grades 11–12 or freshman year, and recent high school graduates
Educational conferences, idea exchanges, textbooks, critiques and award programs for student journalists.
June 22—July 30, 2020
For student journalists and their faculty advisors