Making its home in Greenwich Village in Downtown Manhattan, NYU offers students a vibrant, diverse, and bustling campus amongst the greatest industries and companies in the world. Whether it's the Tata Innovation Center, Facebook, or Mount Sinai Hospital, students gain access to resources and networks while also being able to participate in a wealth of activities just minutes from campus.
Explore career paths within business & entrepreneurship, medicine, engineering, or technology & coding, and immerse yourself completely into your future.
Our Career Accelerator programs combine education and career exploration to deliver a summer pre-college experience unparalleled in the industry.
Our two-week Future Global Leaders Academy brings together future leaders from across the globe to engage in hands-on projects that will tackle the United Nation’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals. The Academy is designed to provide foundational knowledge, skills, and practical tools to create future leaders and address the fundamental challenge facing our world today.Learn More
The Career Accelerator programs have academic site visits built in to the program to enhance your learning experience. To see which site visits are available for NYU, visit the main Career Accelerator page here and click on the course you're interested in.
**Must be a minimum of 15 years of age for residential NYU programs; 14 years of age for commuter**
Living: Our home on campus is in the recently renovated Brittany Hall. In Brittany Hall, students live in double rooms with in-room/suite-style bathrooms. Every air conditioned room includes a bed, study desk, bookshelves, closet, and free Wi-Fi. Laundry facilities and the Summer Discovery Office are all in our residence hall.
Dining: Unique to Summer Discovery is our all-inclusive meal plan. Enjoy 2 meals on week days and 1 meal on weekends while on campus. You'll also receive $30 in dining dollars for other food options. Choose from daily options at the salad bar, pizza station, dessert bar, and more. Are you a vegetarian? Do you have food allergies? Special diets are not a problem.
Tuition includes: Term fees, academic program, 2 meals daily while on campus (1 on weekends), dining dollars, recreational sports, activities and trips.
Not included: Application fee, $95 student ID/technology fee, airfare, airport transfers to/from LGA, JFK or train station transfers to/from NYP Amtrak Station only (available for $85 each way), class materials, course supplements, linens, meals eaten off campus, medical expenses, laundry, souvenirs, and personal spending money.
Commuter tuition includes: Seven (7) consecutive days of academic programming, term fees, comprehensive welcome orientation and ice-breakers, lunch, and academic field trips and site visits. Note: Commuter students are not permitted to attend other evening or off-campus activities and excursions.