Summer Challenge: Calendar & What to Expect

As announced by the president and provost on Tuesday, April 7, Boston University has cancelled on-campus programming for Summer 2020. Summer Challenge’s residential nature and focus on hands-on, seminar based learning do not make it a feasible option for remote learning. For that reason, we have made the incredibly difficult decision to cancel all sessions of Summer Challenge for this year. Please know that as we look forward to Summer 2021, we remain committed to supporting your educational journey.

Summer Challenge is a fast-paced and fun-filled program. No matter which session(s) you attend, information about what the program will be like can be found below. And once you know when you’re coming, be sure to read through our check-in and departure sections for key details about arrival, final presentations, and more.

Program calendar

Summer 2020
Session 1 June 21–July 2
Session 2 July 12–July 24
Session 3 July 26–August 7

When making travel arrangements, please keep the following check-in and departure information in mind.


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