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STEM Summer Academies

Sunday, June 23 to Friday, July 19, 2019

Tags: School of Health Sciences & Education , School of STEAM , Youth/Kids

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!

    Apply Online


    Academies offered this summer include:Academies Image Gallery 1

    June 23 - 28, 2019

    Pre-Med Academy
    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:Academies Image Gallery 2

    • 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 or (814) 472-3878 or visit our website: