Academics: Summer Programs

Summer Programs

Spelman College has summer opportunities for participants of all ages to live and learn on campus. Programs provide academic, cultural and professional development activities for young children, high school and college students.

Different divisions of the college manage programs, and may not offer the same program every summer. Certain programs are not open for application.

2016 Program Dates will be Posted Soon!

  • College Prep Institute (2 week residential)
  • Early College Program (4 week residential)
  • College Prep Institute (2 week residential)
4 Richmond


Every summer for the last few years, high school-aged girls from Richmond have gotten a preview of college life courtesy of a special partnership between For Richmond and Spelman College in Atlanta.

By achieving good grades at their respective high schools, the youth have earned scholarships via the “For Richmond Connection,” our program that links Richmond students to collegiate summer programs at Spelman for an early college preparation experience.  read more

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Application to a high school precollege summer program is not an application for admission to the degree programs of Spelman College. No promises are made regarding admission to the first-year class. Parents/guardians must give their permission for students to participate in summer programs and activities.

Spelman College admits female students without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, or disability. Spelman does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, or any other prohibited factor in any of its educational or employment policies, programs or practices.