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!
Monday, June 19, 2017 to Friday, June 23, 2017
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Overnight Option Only
UGA Center for Continuing Education & Hotel
1197 South Lumpkin Street, Athens, GA 30602
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.
Overnight Camp - $870
None. This program is open to all students in this age range who are interested in exploring a variety of college options.
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 sixth year as a Summer Academy Instructor.
A detailed list of supplies needed for your camp program will be emailed to you three weeks before camp begins.