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    Summer College students take one course for credit.

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    Sharing a laugh.

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    World Cup fever takes hold in Summer 2014.

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    Music appreciation in Duke Gardens on a summer's evening.

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    Good food with friends.

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    Residential buildings at night.

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2016 Summer College for High School Students

July 10 (arrival) to August 5 (departure)

Get ahead this summer and earn college credit with academically-motivated students from around the world in Duke University’s Summer College for High School Students.  If you are a current 10th or 11th grade student, you are eligible to apply as early as December 1, 2015. This 4-week credit-bearing program offered by Duke University attracts students who represent the next generation of leaders from around the world.  Immerse yourself in an international college experience by enrolling in this elite program designed to provide the academic and residential environment conducive to collegiate success.  

Why choose Duke for your summer college experience?

  • Earn college credit while studying in classes with Duke undergraduate students and international peers.
  • Enjoy an unparalleled residential program and make friends from around the world.
  • Choose from five evening film series to complete your academic experience and residential experience.
  • Experience authentic college residential life by living in an undergraduate residence hall on Duke University’s world-renowned campus.

For more information please contact or email Dr. Nicki Charles at .

Information about Summer 2017 coming soon!

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