Teen Ink Summer Program and Camp Guide for Teens
Our list of summer programs and camps has something for every teenager. Explore, comment, or write a review on the great opportunities available on college campuses, nationwide, and overseas.
If you have attended one of our listed programs, please take a second to add a comment about your experience below. You can also write a longer review of any summer program, trip, or activity.
Featured Summer Programs
Spend your summer at Georgetown University, where you can live on campus, meet classmates from around the world, and earn college credit—all while experiencing the excitement of college life.
Since 1983 the Young Writers Workshop summer program has offered teens the opportunity to explore new directions in their writing in a supportive, collaborative summer camp environment.
Teens can directly observe and research whales, dolphins, porpoise, puffins, seals in their natural habitat. College credit for writing and art summer camps. Based on beautiful Grand Manan Island between Maine & Nova Scotia.
JKCP offers an innovative lineup of summer camps that include instruction by professionals in tennis, business leadership, science, computers, fitness, cooking, the performing arts, engineering and more.
Wellesley College offers Pre-College Residential Summer Programs to motivated high school girls ready to experience college life, be challenged by Wellesley's renowned faculty, and make meaningful friendships while growing as a more confident, focused individual.
This summer camp offers unique “District” and “Pirate” themes that teen lovers of the Hunger Games and Elizabethan-era lore will find incorporated into fun events, courses, activities and campus housing for one or two weeks!
UConn Pre-College Summer offers rising high school juniors and seniors the opportunity to study, live on a top-ranked public university, and learn more about college life through four challenging and intensive one-week sessions. Apply now!
LIM College’s Summer Fashion Lab is a comprehensive pre-college program that offers high school and college students the opportunity to study fashion at the college level, experience New York City, and test drive a college exclusively devoted to the business of fashion.
Based at Boston University, this hands-on, two-week workshop from the New England Center for Investigative Reporting is a unique opportunity for high school students to learn the craft of investigative news reporting, experience life on a vibrant college campus, and explore the world-class city of Boston.
Preview college in the heart of Boston. Summer pre-college programs at Boston University include 5 challenging and exciting options for high school students. Gain an academic advantage in a fun environment!
In Georgetown University's Summer High School Medical Programs, you'll have the opportunity to explore the world of modern medicine, live on campus, and experience the excitement of college life.
Explore Smith’s diverse programs for high school girls on our beautiful campus. Choose from Summer Science and Engineering, Women’s Writing Workshop, Discovering Women’s History, Field Studies for Sustainable Futures, or College Admission Workshop. Financial aid is available!
Our 2, 3, 4, or 6 week academic summer programs allow high school teens the opportunity to study, explore career interests, and earn college credit.