Pre-college learning design

Pre-College Programs

Discover pre-college opportunities for high school students. Check out our new online pre-college programs available this summer. 

The Summer 2021 pre-college application is now open. Apply today!


Summer Pre-College

Our online pre-college programs are designed to give you a preview of the UMass student experience, including college-level academics and being part of a learning community of high school students from all across the U.S. and the world.

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Summer Design Academy

AMAZING experience, I was quite sad to leave campus after Summer Design Academy ended. I found the program very engaging with knowledgeable professors and TAs that were as excited as the participants. Thoroughly enjoyable experience. And the food was spectacular!
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