Barnard Pre-College Summer Programs

    Barnard Pre-College Summer Programs


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Program Delivery: Day, Residential
    • Provided By: College
    • Session Start: June, July
    • Session Length: Six Weeks, Three Weeks
    • Entering Grade: 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Gender: Girls Only
    • Category: Academic
    • Sub-Categories: Dance, Law, Social Justice, STEM, Writing, Entrepreneurship, Coding, Career Exploration, Computer Skills
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
    • Minimum Cost: > $3,000
    • Affiliation: Phillips Andover Summer Opportunity Fair 2022
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    Experience Summer in New York City at Barnard. With distinct programs to choose from, ranging from entrepreneurship to STEM, you have the unique opportunity to explore an area of interest on a deeper level through both in-class discussions and city exploration. As part of the learning experience at Barnard, you will get a taste of both college life and the city that never sleeps!

    Each summer, hundreds of young women from all around the world come to Barnard's campus ready to learn and grow with a community of like minded women. Whether your passion is STEM, art, entrepreneurship, writing, or activism, Barnard has a summer institute for you! This summer all of our programs will be in person, on our New York City campus. We offer residential and commuter options. 

    Applications close April 15th. 

    2022 Offerings

    Session I (Thursday, June 30- Thursday, July 21, 2022) 

    Young Women's Leadership Institute- Spend 3 weeks learning about the complex relationship between gender and leadership in one of our 7 unique tracks. Tracks include STEM, Writing & Literature, Political Science & Economics, Sociology & Gender, Urban Studies and Architecture, Art History, and Dance

    Session Ib (Thursday, June 30 - Saturday, August 13, 2022) 

    Pre-Baccalaureate Program- Earn 3 college credits taking a Barnard undergraduate level class in the humanities. Open to Juniors,  Seniors, and Gap Year Students only. 

    Session II ( Sunday, July 24 - Saturday, August 13, 2022) 

    Athena Summer Innovation Institute- An intensive 3-week boot camp that provides young women with the practical skills and knowledge they need to develop ideas that will make a difference in the world.  Students will work in teams to create a new venture — start-up businesses, non-profit organizations, or advocacy campaigns — that have the power to disrupt traditional ways of doing things and create lasting change.

    Kode with Klossy Powered by Barnard- This three-week experience will teach web development and design, alongside a design-thinking approach, and students will walk away having collaborated on a final project that will demonstrate all they’ve learned. More importantly, they will walk away with the confidence and a community to support the ongoing pursuit of their passions in a technology-driven world. 

    Cost and Session Information

    3-Week Young Women's Leadership Institute

    Tuition (Residential) - $8,795

    Tuition (Commuter) - $6,788

    7-Week Pre-Baccalaureate

    Tuition (Residential) - $13,124

    Tuition (Commuter) - $9,434

    Student Activities/Tech Fee - $60

    3-Week Athena Summer Innovation Institute

    Tuition (Residential) - $8,795

    Tuition (Commuter) - $6,788

    Kode with Klossy, Powered by Barnard

    (Residential ONLY) --Tuition - $8,795