Stevens Institute of Technology (NJ): Pre-College 2017 Summer Programs for HS Students

MITES (MIT) enrichment programs

Stevens Institute of Technology is a highly selective university located in Hoboken, NJ.  It opened in 1870 as a men’s college and became coed in 1972.  The campus curb appeal is AWESOME!!  It’s located on the Hudson River with a view of the Manhattan skyline. They are offering a summer pre-college program, with 12 course options, for rising juniors and seniors.
Admission to all Stevens pre-college programs is highly competitive and based on a number of factors, including your academic achievement, extracurricular involvement and recommendation letters. The application priority deadline is February 15, 2017. Please review the required information carefully to ensure that your application is received and completed on time for full consideration. Decisions will be emailed March 1, 2017.
Scroll down to read the announcement from the Assistant Director of Recruitment, Brian Switay.  To access more information about the 12 programs, the application process, tuition, and dates, visit Pre-College Programs.
Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, NJ has a handful of Pre-College Summer Programs for Rising Juniors and Seniors (Freshman and Sophomores can apply as well). We are currently offering 12 different programs ranging from Cybersecurity to Engineering to Pre-Med Biology to Game Design and Electronic Music Production. Students live on campus for the duration of the program (some are 2 week programs and others are 1 week programs). Students also visit companies that specialize within the field that the student is participating in. Please visit for additional information.

Brian Switay, M.B.A.
Assistant Director of Recruitment
Undergraduate Admissions
T – 201 216 8374
F – 201 216 8348
Follow me on Twitter: @Brianatstevens

Apply for Wittenberg University’s (OH) Special Interest Awards!

Apply for Wittenberg’s Special Interest Awards!


Wittenberg University recognizes individual talents, experiences and passions through Special Interest Awards in the following areas:

January 15 application deadline-

  • Special Interest Award in Community Engagement  – $2,500 per year
  • Special Interest Award in Student Leadership – $2,500 per year
  • Special Interest Award in Entrepreneurship – $2,500 per year
  • Special Interest Award in Environmental Science – $2,500 per year

March 1 application deadline –

  • Special Interest Award in Art – Starting at $1,000 per year
  • Special Interest Award in Dance – Starting at $1,500 per year
  • Special Interest Award in Music – Starting at $1,500 per year
  • Special Interest Award in Theatre – Starting at $1,500 per year

These awards require a separate application, audition or portfolio.  We encourage you to apply for these awards! For more information and to apply, please visit our website.

Please note that students may apply for multiple awards, but can only receive one Special Interest Award.  If selected, students will receive one Special Interest Award in addition to one Merit-Based Scholarship. 

Please direct any questions to Kelsey Ellis, Assistant Director of Admission, via e-mail at, or by phone at (877) 206-0332, ext. 6317.

Winter Updates from Lawrence University (WI)

If you’re the type of person who makes new year resolutions…Bjorklunden 2014 Summer Seminars

…whether it’s doing more of something (e.g., reading, sleeping, practicing, etc.) or less of something (e.g., making resolutions)—we hope that you are still remaining true to them just a couple weeks into 2017.

While the last month of 2016 may have been a time to look back, the first month of 2017 is a time to look forward. Some of the new things we’re looking forward to here at Lawrence include:

We hope your 2017 is off to a great start!

President Burstein Reaffirms Institutional Values

Towards the end of Fall Term, our President, Mark Burstein, sent a message to the entire Lawrence community in the wake of a particularly polarized election cycle. We share this message with you—someone who plays a significant role in finding the best fit communities for students—so you, too, can get a sense of our institutional values, specifically when it comes to building and reinforcing a welcoming and inclusive community. Read more…

Lawrence Conservatory to Host Auditions in 10 Cities

It’s that time of year! Young aspiring musicians are beginning to travel all over the country, auditioning again and again to find their best fit school. While hundreds will make their way to Appleton for one of three on-campus audition days—featuring music education workshops, jazz jams, and our much loved Conservatory dog, Zeek—auditions will also be held regionally throughout the country. Read more…

LUX: The Lawrence University Experience

Are you working with applicants or admitted students who want to experience a “normal” day at Lawrence? Who want to talk with students and professors about their interests? Who would like to meet their charming and mysterious admissions counselor? Encourage them to check out one of our LUX days, which include programs specially designed to give applied and admitted students alike the best of what Lawrence has to offer. Read more…

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A Lawrence Winter
Appleton and the Fox Cities embrace winter, which is why the area is alive with activity year-round! From outdoor sports to indoor markets and performances, there’s always something new to discover. (So it’s no wonder 1,400 of our alumni work right here in Appleton.)
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Winter Sports
Our scholar-athletes engage year-round on the playing field and in the classroom. Winter varsity sports (basketball, fencing, hockey, swimming and indoor track) are off to a vibrant start, bringing their peers and community along to cheer on the Vikings.
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Happy Holidays
This holiday season, we celebrate the warmth of community and the spirit of working in concert, across disciplines and differences. In this season of giving, we especially thank you for your role in bringing future Lawrentians to our community.

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