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Pre-College Students

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Accomplish your goals, whether you’re looking for university credit or just want to discover your passion.

Pre-College Campus Events and Activities

To build a lasting community among our pre-college residential students, we strongly encourage you to participate in organized activities during the evenings and weekends throughout your stay at Hopkins. Evening activities include talent shows, dance parties, movie nights, arts and crafts, karaoke, cooking, sports, game nights, and more. Residential staff accompanies you on field trips to nearby attractions, including Baltimore’s world-class art museums, the Inner Harbor, Orioles baseball games at Camden Yards, Hershey Park, Annapolis, and Washington, DC. Residential coordinators encourage you to suggest activities according to your interests.

Programs & Courses for Pre-College Students

Summer Intensive

Discover Hopkins! Discover our signature, hands-on programs, highlighting what makes Johns Hopkins great. Fast-paced, all day courses, expose you to the latest developments in medicine, science, technology, brain sciences, and much more!

Length

2 weeks (3 sessions)

Students

Domestic or International (Residential and Commuter)

Tuition

$3820 to $5830

Residency

Homewood Campus

Summer Term

Take undergraduate courses at Johns Hopkins. College-level study in the summers before high school graduation can be productive and motivating for college-bound students. Academic credit earned at Johns Hopkins will enhance your college application and add distinction to your educational preparation.

Length

5 weeks (2 sessions)

Students

Domestic and International (Residential and Commuter)

Residency

Homewood Campus (Residential or Commuter)

Summer Academy

Find your path to excellence! Many of these two-week credit classes feature interdisciplinary approaches to medicine, sciences, technology, and the humanities.

Length

2 weeks (3 sessions)

Students

Domestic and International (Residential and Commuter)

Tuition

$3820 to $5300

Residency

Homewood Campus

Summer Institute

Classes for one week, knowledge for a lifetime. We can’t make summer longer, but we can make it worth your while. With one-week institute courses at Johns Hopkins University, take advantage of practical, hands-on learning that will add appeal to your college application.

Length

One Week (3 sessions)

Students

Domestic and International (Residential and Commuter)

Residency

Homewood Campus