What to Bring

Congratulations on being accepted to Boston University’s Summer Term High School Programs!

What you will need for class:

  • Items for class. Have a notebook and writing implements for your seminars.
    • Students enrolled in the Summer Challenge Photography seminar should also have a DSLR camera with manual features, along with an SD media card (32 GB or more) and an external hard drive for a Mac.
    • RISE Practicum students are asked to have a laptop (Windows, Mac, or Linux) with at least 10GB of free space, 4 GB of RAM, a 64-bit x86 system architecture, and the ability to install custom software. Please note that Chromebooks do not have the capacity to run the required software. Please contact rise@bu.edu for further information.
  • Laptop, tablet, and/or smartphone. All students will need to have access to a computer capable of running Zoom, microphone, webcam/camera, and a reliable internet connection. Please make sure that your equipment is fully charged before coming to class. 

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