College Prep

Pre-College Workshops

Creative thinking. Problem solving. Hands-on experience.

Jumpstart your college experience with a workshop at SMU. Explore new interests, dive into topics that you’re passionate about, and use leading-edge tools in hands-on programs led by expert educators.

Develop essential skills to achieve academic and professional success. Offered during the summer, on weekends, and during school breaks, you can choose from workshops in topics like business and entrepreneurship, marketing, writing, design, engineering and more.

Join other creative, innovative and enterprising students like yourself and see the difference it will make, now and in the future. You’ll make new friends and challenge yourself in new ways.

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Summer Pre-College Workshops

Registration is now open!

Jumpstart your college experience over summer break. Explore new interests, dive into topics that you're passionate about, and use leading-edge tools in hands-on programs led by expert instructors.

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Grade Levels

Middle school and high-school programs are available. Select the grade level your student will enter in the fall.

Dates

June 1 – July 30, 2020

Schedule

Monday – Thursday, half day workshops

  • Morning session: 8:30 a.m. – noon
  • Afternoon session: 1 – 4:30 p.m.

Topics

  • Academic Excellence
  • Business & Entrepreneurship
  • Technology 
  • Visual Arts

Fees

Registration starts at $299 per half day workshop.

Workshops will be added throughout the spring.

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Questions? Contact us at lifelong@smu.edu or 214-768-2273.