Get to Know Susquehanna

The Summer Pre-College Programs at Susquehanna showcase the university’s colleges of the arts, business, humanities and sciences by offering exciting and engaging, weeklong on-campus workshops designed especially for high-achieving high school students. Faculty and college student mentors challenge high school students who want to learn new skills, improve their abilities or explore topics that can add to their college résumé.

Scholarship Opportunity

Rising high school seniors who attend a Summer Pre-College Program will earn a $1,000 Visit Grant — $4,000 over four years. If admitted, this grant will be automatically awarded in addition to any other merit or need-based financial aid for which you might qualify.

2024 Program Weeks

Arts & Humanities

Actor’s Institute

Experience professional theater training.


Build a digital portfolio and learn the intricacies of producing a radio broadcast.

Photography Institute

Explore a range of exciting photography techniques designed to challenge and inspire.

Publishing & Editing Institute

Develop, produce and market your very own book.

Writers Workshop

Participate in multiple workshops in fiction, poetry and creative nonfiction.

Business & Leadership

Entrepreneurship Institute 

Live the life of an entrepreneur or an entrepreneurial thinker this summer. 


Choral Institute

Learn, polish and perfect choral repertoire as you immerse yourself in music.

Music Production

Develop your own voice as you gain skills in music recording and production.

Image of students reading sheet music and playing violins.

Orchestra Summit

Experience and perfect your string play through an orchestral journey.

Wind Ensemble Institute

Expand your musical knowledge through chamber music and symphonic performance.



Strengthen your mental muscle and improve your problem-solving skills.

Stream Ecology Institute

Investigate stream systems firsthand.


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Summer Pre-College Programs

514 University Ave.
Selinsgrove, Pa. 17870

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