College Prep

Summer Youth

For more than fifteen years, the SMU Summer Youth Program welcomed thousands of Collin County students and their families to SMU-in-Plano. We look forward to exciting opportunities as part of SMU Global and Online, a new organization that incorporates leading-edge technologies, innovative modes of learning, and teaching for real-life solutions in programs to empower learners of all ages. We no longer offer K – 12 programs at SMU-in-Plano.

Summer 2019: NEW Pre-College Workshops

Programs for ambitious middle and high school students, designed to equip you with essential knowledge and skills to succeed in college. Choose from workshops in topics like:

  • Technology
    Use emerging tools and platforms to discover topics like cybersecurity, data science, and coding.

  • Visual Art
    Explore traditional and digital media and experiment with various techniques to express your creativity.

  • Engineering
    Work individually and in teams to design, build, and control systems and tools using a variety of engineering principles and techniques.

  • Business & Entrepreneurship
    Develop leadership skills and learn about models and processes to research, develop, market and sell unique products or services.

  • Academic Excellence
    Build skills and strategies to prepare for college applications and admissions, and gain confidence to succeed in  your next academic step.

Browse Pre-College Workshops.

Join our mailing list to receive updates about new course offerings and priority registration opportunities.

Past Participants

Were you part of our camp experience and need tax information? SMU's Taxpayer Identification Number is 75-0800689 and is provided for information purposes only. Each taxpayer should consult his or her tax advisor when determining whether the amount paid qualifies for any tax credits.

Programs for K – 6 Students

Looking for programs for younger students? We recommend these partner organizations, who have collaborated with SMU Summer Youth in the past:

Keep in Touch

Complete the form below to receive program updates.

Questions? Contact us at smu.summer@smu.edu or 214-768-2267.