Study with Times experts in our nation’s capital.
our dc summer academy gives intellectually curious high school students the opportunity to live and learn in washington dc, our nation’s capital and the center of politics and social activism. each two-week course draws on the expertise and unrivaled access of the new york times and encourages students to take their learning beyond the classroom and into the real world. we encourage students from all backgrounds to apply to dc summer academy.
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summer academy courses are organized by intensives and explorations. intensives dive deep into a specific subject area, while explorations are interdisciplinary and cover three distinct subjects. both intensives and explorations are taught by award-winning times journalists and expert practitioners.
At a Glance
two-week programs throughout june and july; students may enroll in more than one term.
the program is open to rising high school students (grades 9-12) and graduating seniors. students must be 15 years old by the first day of the program.
requires the completion of an online application and submission of supplementary materials. students may apply for financial aid through a separate application.
dorm-like facilities at a university in the heart of washington dc.
2020欧洲杯备用网址all meals will be catered and can accommodate a range of dietary restrictions.
$5,225* for Day students; $5,825* for Residential students. Tuition is based on 2-week programs.
2020欧洲杯备用网址Applications for Financial Aid & the Diverse Voices Scholarship have closed for 2020. Scholarships will automatically carry over to the online program. Admitted students currently receiving Financial Aid who wish to participate in Summer Academy Online will automatically have their Financial Aid application re-evaluated based on the same need-based criteria.
DC Summer Academy Experience
2020欧洲杯备用网址explore our nation’s capital and the center of politics and social activism in your own washington dc adventure. students have the option of living on campus in a university dorm or commuting to class from their local residence. learn more about living and learning in dc with the school of the new york times.
NYC Summer Academy
we also offer summer academy in new york city. with nyc as their home and classroom, students join the ranks of many of the world’s greatest thinkers and writers at the center of culture and commerce.
Summer Academy is Now Online!
no matter where you are in the world, summer academy online brings knowledge, insight and guidance from times journalists and other industry experts directly to you.
Summer Academy Faculty
Our instructors are award-winning New York Times journalists, industry experts and recognized thought leaders across a wide range of disciplines. Each faculty member structures their course around real-time conversations defining their professions.
Our Commitment to Diversity
The School of The New York Times is committed to fostering a culture that embraces the values of diversity and inclusiveness. We believe that diversity is a driver for new ideas, creativity and academic excellence. Our mission is to provide affordable educational opportunities to as many qualified applicants as possible. All students may apply for Financial Aid and the Diverse Voices Scholarship Fund.
2020 Registration Is Now Closed.
sign up to be notified when summer academy 2021 opens. learn more about the application process including application deadlines, the review process, required materials, tuition and our notification timeline.