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Summer Scholars

Program Overview

Registration for this year’s program is closed.

Week 1, July 7-13, 2019

Week 2, July 14-20, 2019

The Summer Scholars weeklong academic enrichment program for rising high school juniors and seniors offers opportunities to study under the direction of Furman faculty members. Summer Scholars’ challenging academic experience will include lectures, class discussion, debates, service learning, field trips, group and individual projects, and other activities.

Program Costs

Tuition for the one-week program is $1,200. Tuition for both weeks is $2,200—a $200 discount. Tuition includes room and board, meals, field trips, social activities, and optional linens. Scholarships and financial assistance are not available for this program.

Choose Your Course

From leadership to pre-health, Summer Scholars has something for everyone. Each student has the option to indicate his/her preferred courses. Please click here to view a sample of the courses offered.

Catching a Flight?

With direct flights by major airlines, Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport is located just 35 minutes from the Furman campus. Southwest Airlines is a major hub, offering daily non-stop flights to Baltimore, Chicago and Houston. Complimentary ground transportation to and from the Greenville-Spartanburg Airport is available for Summer Scholars participants.