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Get a jump on college credits

Stony Brook University offers an exciting variety of opportunities for high school students, ranging from genuine hands-on research to credit bearing academic classes that can jump start your college career.

  • Stony Brook is one of the most affordable, top-ranked universities in the nation
  • Enhance your time management and study skills to be better prepared for college
  • Experience what it’s like to attend a major university

If you are a high school student who will complete your junior year in June and your grade point average is 85 or higher, you may enroll in selected introductory (100-level) summer courses as a visiting Summer Sessions student.


High School Summer Programs


Steps to Enroll - Applications for Summer 2023 will be available 4/1/2023

  1. Make your course selection and credits.
  2. Complete our Summer and Winter Session Application. If appling for a specific program please check with the program's coordinator to see if they have a separate application process.
  3. Allow (3-5) business days for processing. You will be sent a Stony Brook ID Number and registration instructions.
  4. If you are under 18 years of age, submit the Financial Responsibility and Parental Consent Form to Stony Brook's Office of Student Accounts by mail, fax, e-mail. This form must be submitted before the first day of classes.
  5. When you have completed your course work, you can order an official transcript.



Highlights from our Summer Programs