Summer Academy Camps

College Preview

College Preview

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A "must" for soon-to-be or early high school students, this program will get you excited about your future! Join us as we explore life in a college setting and learn what you can do now to become a successful undergraduate student later! The perfect mix of fun and college research, you'll stay in a University of Georgia residence hall, eat in the dining commons, and explore the campus of UGA, as well as several other colleges and universities – from small private colleges to larger regional universities. You'll explore potential career paths and hear from professionals in various departments at each school. You'll learn what it takes to get accepted at each school, and discover all the amazing opportunities that would be available to you as a student there. And don't worry – there's plenty of fun to be had, too! We'll visit UGA's Legion Pool, Tate Student Center, the Creamery, as well as cool spots in downtown Athens, Five Points, and more. This is an amazing way to sample college life, and see what it takes to become a future college student!

Older students who are already preparing to attend college should check out our University Prep Program: Session A or University Prep Program: Session B!

Ages: 13-15

Course Information

Course Number:

85038

Course Date: Monday, June 15, 2015 - Friday, June 19, 2015
Course Date Info:

Overnight Option Only
Overnight students check-in on Sunday night at residence hall

Address:
Georgia Center for Continuing Education
1197 South Lumpkin Street, Athens, GA 30602
United States
Location Info:

Overnight students will check in at the residence hall on Sunday evening and check out on Saturday morning. Activities take place all over the UGA campus and Athens, including other local colleges. During the program, students will travel around by foot, bus and university vehicle. We will have social activities and fun field trips planned for the students during the week. More details will be available in your confirmation email and in the welcome email sent out three weeks before camp begins.

Cost:

Overnight Camp - $790

Prerequisites:
None. This program is open to all students in this age range who are interested in exploring a variety of college options.

Financial Assistance:
We have currently reached our limit on financial assistance for this camp. We have begun to process these requests, and those awarded financial assistance should be notified by mid-May. If you have any questions about the process, please call us at 706-542-3537 or email us at questions [at] georgiacenter [dot] uga [dot] edu.

Instructor: 

Katrina Norris is a three-time graduate of the University of Georgia and a certified teacher. She has lived in Athens for the past seventeen years and although a big UGA fan loves higher education in all its many forms. She is excited to help explore different universities and guide students toward their future schools. Katrina currently works as a teacher for Jefferson City Schools. This is her fourth year as a Summer Academy Instructor. 

What you need for camp/program: 

A detailed list of supplies needed for your camp program will be emailed to you three weeks before camp begins.