Engineering Summer Academy
June 11 – 16, 2017



Applications and supporting materials are due March 31, 2017.

Click here to read more about application requirements.


Full and partial scholarships to be used toward the Summer Academy tuition will be awarded in 2017. Scholarships will be based on financial need and merit. 

Click here to read more about application criteria.

Student Eligibility

High school students who will graduate in 2018 or 2019 and currently have a 3.0 GPA or higher are eligible. All application requirements must be met in order to be considered. Space is limited to 40 students.

About the Academy

  • Sunday, June 11 – Friday, June 16, 2017 

Rising high school juniors and seniors participate in the six-day, five-night residential camp and learn about the latest technology and career paths in engineering.

During the Academy, faculty and student mentors will guide students through hands-on activities in:

  • aerospace and mechanical engineering
  • biomedical engineering
  • computer and electrical engineering
  • civil engineering

Students also attend off-campus excursions into the engineering industry, hear from guest speakers working in the field, and explore Saint Louis University.


Tuition for the Engineering Summer Academy is $650.

  • We will not ask for the payment until acceptance decisions have been made in April 2017.
  • Scholarships are available based on financial need and merit. Please submit the scholarship application in order to be considered. 
  • Tuition covers all meals, room and board, materials and activities during the academy, including field trips, academic modules and evening entertainment. 
  • Transportation between Lambert International Airport or the Amtrak station and SLU’s campus at the beginning and end of the academy is included for out-of-state students.

Additional information

If you have any questions, please contact or 314-977-8443 for more information.