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 language immersion 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.
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
Our Art, Design & Technology programs offer high school students amazing opportunities in these adjacent fields, granting them the ability to apply their interests to innovative, studio-based classes, see behind the scenes of the world's foremost centers for technology and art, and solve complex challenges using creativity, critical thinking, and collaboration.
Each specialized summer program incorporates hands-on learning, unparalleled access to preeminent experts in their fields, and deep, meaningful exploration of some of the world's most inspiring summer cities: New York, Venice, and Boston.
Step inside the Art World through an exclusive partnership with Christie's New York.
Fuel Jr. at Amherst College takes advantage of a collegiate liberal arts environment, and students are strongly encouraged to explore and experiment with what interests them. Seminars are small, active, and engaging, and activities are designed with student input, to ensure a unique, personalized experience.
Based on the format and appeal of our high school programs, our Fuel Jr. program at Amherst College will give younger students a taste of the Summerfuel experience, and introduce them to one of the most picturesque and charming college campuses in the US.
Discover new interests and create a summer to remember with middle school students from around the world.