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Pre-CollegeA Taste of College Life

The Emory Pre-College Program is a summer academic program for high school students. It gives current sophomores and juniors an exciting glimpse of academic and/or residential life at a top-ranked national university.


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Step 1

Choose a Program

Every summer we offer a wide range of 100+ courses all taught by Emory faculty. These courses are divided between two programs -- Pre-College (noncredit) and Summer College (credit bearing).

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Step 2

Browse & Find your Course

Visit our course listings to search by your favorite subject, instruction method, date ranges, etc.

Browse Courses

Step 3

Review Costs & Scholarship Information

Determine costs based on your chosen program and course. Explore additional funding options and review our payment and refund policies.

Research Costs & Scholarships

Step 4

Verify Eligibility & Start your Application

Ensure that you are eligible to apply to our programs. Review the application checklist for any additional requirements. Start a new application, or complete an open application.

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Step 5

Check your Email

All communications on your application status and updates will be emailed to you.

Important Dates

2024 Program Dates

Pre-College Dates
SessionStart DateEnd DateDeadline
Session AJune 16June 29May 17
Session BJune 30July 13May 31
Session CJuly 14July 27June 14
Session C OnlineJuly 15July 26June 14
Summer College Dates
SessionStart DateEnd DateDeadline
Session 1May 17June 28April 26
Session 2July 1August 9June 14


International students: please see our Program Comparison for application deadlines

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