Saint Francis University’s STEM Summer Academies are one week programs in engineering, aviation, computer science, mathematics, health sciences, biology and chemistry designed to provide unique experiences for talented high school students entering their junior or senior years in the fall of 2019.
Registration Deadline is May 17, 2019!
Academies offered this summer include:
June 23 - 28, 2019
Environmental Engineering Design Academy
Air Francis Academy NEW!
June 28 - July 3, 2019
Biology: From Dragons to DNA Academy
Exciting Chemistry Academy
July 7 - 12, 2019
Solving CyberCrime with Digital Forensics Academy NEWLY ADDED!
Science of Exercise Physiology Academy
Sports Analytics Academy
July 14 - 19, 2019
Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering Academy
Psychology and Neuroscience Academy
Students will receive:
- 2 college credits upon successful completion of the program
- Room and board
- All course materials
- Experiences in classroom and laboratory settings, along with hands-on environmental and industry based learning
- Academy participants are eligible for a $4,000 scholarship to SFU upon completion of the academy. One scholarship per student.
A $25 non-refundable application fee is due at time of registration for each academy.
Academy Fees: $400 for the first academy, $300 for the second academy, and $200 for each additional academy. Note that this fee schedule is per student, not per family. Students enrolled in a Catholic High School will receive $100 discount.
Questions? Please contact the Science Outreach Center at ScienceOutreach@francis.edu or (814) 472-3878 or visit our website: