Applications are open for High School Summer Academies

University Communications & Marketing | 03/14/2023
2023 Summer Academies at SFU open for application


Saint Francis University is currently accepting applications from high school students interested in attending the 2023 Summer Academies. SFU Summer Academies are one-week, residential, immersive programs for high school students who are currently in grades 10 and 11 (and are at least 15 years old) and are interested in pursuing a career in science, technology, engineering, arts, or mathematics. 

Thanks to generous funding, most academies are offered at the discounted rate of $550; the Environmental Science and Engineering Academy is $150. This includes all instruction materials, plus room and board on our beautiful campus. Participants will be eligible for a $1,000/year scholarship (up to four years) to SFU if enrolling as a full time SFU student within 28 months of high school graduation, and receive one college credit.


We are offering the following academies:

  • Chemistry Exploration Academy (June 25-30, 2023)
  • Improvising and Devising Theatre (June 25-30, 2023)
  • Pre-Med Academy  (June 25-30, 2023)
  • Computer Science and Cybersecurity Boot Camp (July 9-14, 2023)
  • Design of a Lunar Base (July 9-14,2023)
  • Environmental Science and Engineering Academy:  Water Reclamation (July 9-14, 2023)

For more information on registering and pricing, please visit