Open to students completing grades 9,10,11 & 12.
Tuition includes: Term fees, academic program, use of facilities, housing, 2 meals daily while on campus, recreation pass, activities and trips, and blanket and pillow. (*Please note that the meal plan information in the 2018 Summer Discovery Catalog for the Georgetown program is incorrect. Students will be provided 2 meals daily while on campus.)
Not included: Application fee, $70 student ID/technology fee, airfare, airport transfers (available for $75 each way), class materials, course supplements, meals eaten off campus, medical expenses, laundry, linens, souvenirs, and personal spending money.
Founded in 1789, Georgetown University is recognized worldwide for excellence in International Relations, Politics, and Law. It is consistently ranked as one of America’s top 20 universities. Famous alumni include U.S. President Bill Clinton, actor Bradley Cooper, and the Crown Prince of Spain. With its ideal location in Washington, D.C, Georgetown is the perfect setting for a pre-college program.
At Summer Discovery Georgetown, we help you prepare for your transition from high school to college. Our pre-college program combines academics, athletics, and activities to give high school students a great introduction to college life.
During our 18 year partnership with Georgetown University, we have provided incredible summer experiences for thousands of high school students. Summer Discovery students come from 43 states and over 60 countries. Join us and create long-lasting friendships with students from all over the world this summer.
Every day at Georgetown is unique, but here is a preview of what you can expect on campus:
9.00am Roll out of bed and head to breakfast, where you can enjoy a bagel, eggs, fruit, and more on your way to class.
10.00am Grab your notebook and pen (or your laptop) and don’t be late for class.
11.30am What’s one great thing about college? Long lunch breaks. Enjoy a leisurely lunch with friends, catch up on homework, or workout at the gym.
1.00pm Back to class, but not always in the classroom. Many classes take field trips around Washington, D.C. to national monuments, museums, and local businesses.
3.00pm Your summer, your way. Sign up for the activities you want to do. Choose from sports, shopping, museums, and more.
6.00pm Dinner time! Georgetown has the coolest dining hall of any campus we’ve seen.
8.00pm IMAX Movies. Concerts. Major league sports. Karaoke Night. You will never forget the memories you make with your friends at Georgetown.
11.00pm Order a pizza, watch a movie, or play ping pong in the lounge. After a full day, it’s nice to relax with friends.
Emerson College Explore the best college town this summer. In Boston, choose from the 2 week Business & Marketing Academy or the 4 week Enrichment program and take two classes of your choice.
University of Texas at Austin Discover Texas this summer and spend 3 weeks taking enrichment classes in one of the most student friendly cities.
University of Pennsylvania Law School Join the 3 week Penn Law Academy and discover what law school is really like. Craft persuasive arguments, visit court rooms, and more.