PRE-COLLEGE CAMPUS EXPERIENCE
Each Summerfuel Pre-College program gives high school students a chance to live like an undergraduate and enjoy an immersive preview of university life. Students are inspired by active, engaging curricula designed to help them think critically, explore new subjects and discover their passions.
Summer courses are balanced by a full schedule of afternoon activities, evening events and excursions intended to offer fun, interesting ways to connect with new friends and make the most of students’ time on campus.
Experience college life at the oldest college in the western world with a diverse and exciting group of new friends.
Discover new interests and create a summer to remember with students from around the world.
Connect with talented students from around the world at one of the nation's premier research universities.
For over thirty years, Summerfuel has offered high school students a unique way of visiting Europe. Rather than a whirlwind visit to major tourist destinations, we give students the chance to settle into one country and study its culture, language, people and traditions, as an insider rather than a tourist.
Summerfuel study abroad programs strive to facilitate global understanding for high school students, by offering immersive summer programs that emphasize: cultural engagement, travel, exploration, recreation, language study, academic enrichment, social engagement, responsibility, independence and personal growth.
Join an authentic homestay experience with dynamic language study in a beautiful beachside Spanish town.
A unique opportunity to combine experiential study of the French language with day-to-day life in France.
BUSINESS & ENTREPRENEURSHIP
Summerfuel's Business & Entrepreneurship programs aim to expose high school students to the cross-disciplinary skills necessary to build effective and efficient enterprises.
Each specialized summer leadership program incorporates project-based learning, core business skills seminars and leadership workshops to prepare the next generation of young business innovators. Engaging coursework will inspire students to think critically and creatively about modern challenges, and work collaboratively to produce scalable and sustainable solutions.
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS | Dive into the world of global business at a top European Business School.
SOCIAL ENTREPRISE | Learn to lead, innovate and build solutions to address society's most pressing issues.
LEADERSHIP & INNOVATION | Focus on solving global challenges on the campus of Columbia University.
COLLEGE ADMISSIONS EDGE
Our College Admissions Prep programs prepare high school students for the competitive and demanding college admissions process through one-on-one college counseling, practical college admissions workshops, intensive SAT and ACT preparation with the Princeton Review, and excellent essay writing instruction.
In a community of their peers, students dedicate themselves to the development of vital self-presentation skills and a clear application strategy. In two short weeks, students gain the tools and experiences to approach the college admissions process with greater confidence and focus.Summerfuel is happy to announce our Boston TOEFL program, held November over fall break, with essay writing workshops, college visits, and one-on-one college counseling.
Spend the summer in Boston learning about the college admissions process from leaders in the admissions field.
Set yourself apart and prepare for the college admissions process in the heart of New York City.
ART, DESIGN & TECHNOLOGY
Through an exclusive partnership with Christie’s Education, Art Now offers an exciting insight into the fast-paced art world of today. This summer arts program takes high school students behind the scenes at one of the world’s preeminent auction houses, with expert lectures and guided visits to galleries, private collections and world-class museums.
New York is your classroom, and we take full advantage of all it has to offer as one of the most vibrant art centers in the world.
Step inside the Art World through an exclusive partnership with Christie's New York.