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Cornell University is a medium-sized Ivy League institution located in the small city of Ithaca. It is internationally known. The beautiful campus is located on a hill overlooking Lake Cayuga.

Summer Programs at Cornell University

Summer College offers college-level courses designed for academically talented high school students. Courses are offered in areas of

  • Architecture, Art, Design and Fashion
  • Business, Hotel Management and Leadership
  • College Preparation
  • Debate and Literature
  • Engineering and Robotics
  • English Immersion
  • Government, History, Law and Public Policy
  • Medicine, Psychology, Research and Science
  • Social Change and Sustainability
  • Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science
With the exception of a program in robotics, courses are for credit.

Research Apprenticeship in the Biology Sciences (RABS) immerses students in an investigative project while learning lab procedures, protocols, equipment, research tools and more. Participants prepare a written report of their work and give an oral presentation.

The College of Engineering offers Outreach Programs: CURIE Academy is a one-week residential program for girls who excel in math and science. It is an introduction to engineering with classes, labs, research and professional networking. CATALYST is for high school students from backgrounds underrepresented in engineering, especially African Americans, Latinos and Native Americans).

Cornell University is the site of programs sponsored by the Telluride Association. These programs, TASS and TASP, are free programs with highly competitive admission. See our listing for Telluride Association for details of these programs, which are also held at University of Michigan.

The Cornell University Sports School offers camps in baseball, basketball, cross country, fencing, football, golf, ice hockey, lacrosse, field hockey, rock climbing, rowing sailing, soccer, swim, tennis, track and field.


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Day* - Tuition and sometimes meals
Stay** - Tuition, housing, and generally meals
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Program Name Dates Day* Stay**
Architecture Program
(Architecture)
(Architecture)
Ithaca, NY
06/23/18 to 08/04/18 N/A $12,100
CATALYST Academy
(Engineering)
(Engineering)
Ithaca, NY
07/15/18 to 07/21/18 N/A $1,450
CURIE Academy
(Engineering)
(Engineering)
Ithaca, NY
07/15/18 to 07/21/18 N/A $1,450
Research Apprenticeship Biological Science
(Biology,Premed)
(Biology,Premed)
Ithaca, NY
06/23/18 to 08/04/18 N/A $12,100
Robotics Program (non credit)
(Robotics)
(Robotics)
Ithaca, NY
06/30/18 to 07/14/18 N/A
Summer College 3-week Session 1
Ithaca, NY
06/23/18 to 07/14/18 N/A $6,020
Summer College 3-week Session 2
Ithaca, NY
07/15/18 to 08/04/18 N/A $6,020
Summer College 6-week
Ithaca, NY
06/23/18 to 08/07/18 N/A $12,100
Telluride Association (TASS)
(African American Studies,Humanities)
(African American Studies,Humanities)
Ithaca, NY
06/24/18 to 08/04/18 N/A $0
Baseball Camp
Ithaca, NY
08/12/17 to 08/13/17 $299 $459
Baseball Camp
Ithaca, NY
06/27/17 to 06/28/17 $299 $459
Big Red High Performance Rowing
Ithaca, NY
07/23/17 to 07/27/17 $825 $989
Boys Basketball Prospect Camp
Ithaca, NY
06/25/17 to 06/25/17 $165 $375
Boys Lacrosse Prospect
Ithaca, NY
07/24/17 to 07/26/17 $399 $499
Boys Lacrosse Prospect Camp
Ithaca, NY
07/26/17 to 07/28/17 $399 $499
Boys Lacrosse, ages 8-12
Ithaca, NY
07/17/17 to 07/19/17 $399 $499
Boys Soccer Academy
Ithaca, NY
07/10/17 to 07/14/17 $499 N/A
Boys Soccer ID Clinics
Ithaca, NY
06/17/17 to 08/13/17 $285 N/A
Coed Soccer Day Camp, ages 7-12
Ithaca, NY
08/07/17 to 08/11/17 $299 N/A
Cross Country
Ithaca, NY
07/21/17 to 07/23/17 $399 $515
CUBS Camps
Ithaca, NY
06/26/17 to 08/11/17 $250 N/A
David Palmer Squash
Ithaca, NY
06/19/17 to 08/25/17 N/A
Field Hockey College Training Camp
Ithaca, NY
07/22/17 to 07/23/17 $299 $349
Field Hockey College Training Camp
Ithaca, NY
06/17/17 to 06/18/17 $299 $349
Football 1-Day Camps, ages 16-19
Ithaca, NY
06/17/17 to 07/23/17 $150 N/A
Girls Basketball Day Camp
Ithaca, NY
06/26/17 to 06/29/17 $229 N/A
Girls Basketball Prospect Camp
Ithaca, NY
06/24/17 to 06/24/17 $165 $375
Girls Ice Hockey (not offered in '17)
Ithaca, NY
Varies N/A
Girls Lacrosse Prospect Camp, grades 8-12
Ithaca, NY
07/28/17 to 07/30/17 $399 $499
Girls Lacrosse Prospect Camp, grades 9-12
Ithaca, NY
07/19/17 to 07/20/17 $299 $399
Girls Soccer Academy
Ithaca, NY
07/10/17 to 07/14/17 $499 N/A
Girls Soccer College Training Camp
Ithaca, NY
07/21/17 to 07/23/17 $399 $499
Golf
Ithaca, NY
Varies $709 $869
Rock Climbing/Outdoor Adventure Camps
Ithaca, NY
06/26/17 to 08/04/17 $499 N/A
Softball Big Red Camp
Ithaca, NY
Varies $379 $489
Swimming Fast! Competitive Camp
Ithaca, NY
Varies $445 $589
Tennis Open/Advanced
Ithaca, NY
06/26/17 to 06/30/17 $449 N/A
Track and Field
Ithaca, NY
06/28/17 to 06/30/17 $399 $515
Volleyball All Skills Camp
Ithaca, NY
07/10/17 to 07/12/17 $369 $489
Volleyball Prospect Camp
Ithaca, NY
07/07/17 to 07/09/17 $399 $499
Wrestling Technique Camp
Ithaca, NY
06/25/17 to 06/29/17 $435 $589