Cambridge University is in the heart of the British countryside, located only 65 miles from London. It is the perfect home base for exploring famous castles, abbeys, gardens, palaces – and one of the top universities in the world.
At Summer Discovery Cambridge, we help you prepare for your transition from high school to college. Our pre-college study abroad program combines academics, athletics and sightseeing to give high school students a great introduction to college, in addition to learning about the way of life in London.
During our 31 year partnership with Murray Edwards College at the University of Cambridge, we have provided incredible summer experiences for thousands of students from numerous high schools. Summer Discovery students come from 44 states and over 70 countries. This summer, join us and create long-lasting friendships with students from all over the world.
There is a lot going on at Cambridge University. Dive in head first and get the full experience of what a day in the life of a Cambridge University student is like.
You must arrive and depart on the specified arrival and departure days only. If this is not possible, you must arrive the day after arrival day or depart the day before departure day. There are no rooms available at our residence hall outside of the dates of the program.
It is recommended that all students from North America take our group flight booked by Musiker Travel, our travel agency. This chaperoned flight departs the US from New York’s Kennedy Airport (JFK). Connecting flight arrangements will be booked at your request.
If you live outside of North America, you will receive instructions for making your own travel arrangements.
Summer Discovery provides escorted transfers ONLY from/to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) for $95 each way. Escorted transfers are available on designated arrival and departure days only. We meet you outside customs, and assist with your departure.
Tuition includes: Term fees, academic program, 2 meals daily while on campus (1 on weekends), recreation privileges, activities, and trips, blanket and pillow, and linens.
Not included: Application fee, $95 student ID/technology fee, airfare, airport transfers from/to LHR only (available for $95 each way), class materials, course supplements, lunch, meals eaten off campus, medical expenses, laundry, souvenirs, and personal spending money.