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Summer Scholars

Become a Summer Scholar

Save Money. Get Ahead.

 
Do something for your future and distinguish yourself on your college application by taking an online college course this summer:
 
  • Save hundreds of dollars on tuition
  • Get a head start on college
  • Transfer credits to all UW schools and most private or out-of-state schools
‚ÄčThe Summer Scholars Program gives high school students the opportunity to take a 4-week online college course while saving money on tuition. Students have the choice of three in-demand courses, which offer easy transferability
 
Program dates & available courses will be announced in March 2021 
$600 per course
55% Savings on tuition and fees

Please note:
  • Courses taken through Summer Scholars are not eligible for the Early College Credit Program
  • All costs are the responsibility of the student/family.

Step 1: Register
Let us know you want to become a Summer Scholar and are ready to get ahead and save money on your college education. 
Register
Step 2: Apply for a Class
Apply for the specific course you're interested in. We provide a step-by-step guide to walk you through the process.
Apply for a Class

 
Admission Requirements

Students must be:

  • 2020-21 high school sophomore, junior or senior; AND
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher*
* Students who do not meet the above criteria may be considered on an exceptional basis if they are able to provide substantial or convincing letters of recommendation and/or data demonstrating high ability in a specific area within their preferred area of study. Please contact Meagan Strehlow at strehlom@uwgb.edu for more information on what should be addressed in letters of recommendation. 
 


For questions about the Summer Scholars Program, contact the K-12 and Community Relations office at k12relations@uwgb.edu