Academic Connections will be offering an in-person Residential program and will continue to offer courses online as a result of COVID19 for Summer 2023
Prepare for the future with exposure to some of the most exciting fields of research and study at a top-notch research institution.
Expand and cultivate your academic skills as a motivated and independent individual preparing for college.
ACADEMIC CONNECTIONS WILL RUN AS A RESIDENTIAL PROGRAM AND ONLINE PROGRAM. THERE WILL BE NO COMUTER COMPONENT FOR SUMMER 2023.
Managed by the Division of Extended Studies, UC San Diego Academic Connections is committed to providing a pre-college summer residential experience that is academically and socially enriching to a diverse population of high-achieving, college-bound high school students motivated to explore the offerings of UC San Diego – a top five, internationally ranked public institution. The program aims to help young people engage with the future by exposing them to some of the most exciting fields of research and study. Participants will work with committed and enthusiastic instructors to examine the world around them as inquisitive academic scholars.
Unparalleled educational opportunities that leverage the intellectual capital of an institution ranked as the fourth-best public research university in the world.
A unique, exclusive opportunity to engage and address environmental issues making news today through research in the lab, in the field, and in the classroom.