High School Students

The Summer 2024 application closed May 15, 2024.

The Summer 2025 application will open December 1, 2024. 

Experience the excitement of college life, take courses with world-renowned faculty, explore academic majors, and put yourself on a pathway for success! Taking online or on-campus courses during summer allows high school students age 16 and older to experience college life by completing coursework alongside current undergraduate students. Students have access to more than 650 courses across academic disciplines during Summer Session so there's no better time to get a jumpstart on your college experience!

Want to live on campus over the summer? Check out the fun-sized courses page to explore short-term opportunities.  

Why choose Purdue University for your summer college experience?

  • We are Purdue
  • Options to Fit Your Summer Schedule
  • Preparing Students for College
  • Affordability and Accessibility
  • Return on Investment

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