Program Calendar

Please check back on December 15 for more details about our Summer 2017 programs.

Summer 2017

Session 1

June 18 - June 30, 2017

Session 2

July 9 - July 21, 2017

Session 3

July 23 - August 4, 2017

When making travel arrangements, please keep the following in mind:


Students should arrive for check-in at Warren Towers, 700 Commonwealth Avenue, between 1 - 4 pm. The program begins promptly at 4:30 pm with a student orientation.

  • Session 1: June 18
  • Session 2: July 9
  • Session 3: July 23


Summer Challenge ends at 1 pm on the second Friday of each session—after the final presentations and closing reception. Students can leave after 1 pm or stay overnight in the dorm until 10 am Saturday morning. Students who stay until the following morning must continue to follow all program rules and guidelines.

  • Session 1: June 30
  • Session 2: July 21
  • Session 3: August 4

Final Class Presentations

Final class presentations occur on the second Friday morning of each session. Family and friends are invited to attend. An email is sent out one week before the final presentations with further details, including locations. Final presentations are followed by a closing reception that ends at 1 pm.

Certificates and Evaluations

Students receive a certificate of completion and letters of evaluation from their seminar instructors. Both the certificate and evaluations will be provided to the student at the end of the summer (August/September). Students who are dismissed from the program due to a violation of the program guidelines will not receive their certificates or evaluation letters.