Summer Programs at St. John’s

St. John’s College offers several Great Books-focused summer programs, including Summer Academy for high school students, Summer Classics for adults, and Summer Seminar for teachers. These one to two week programs offer a taste of life on the St. John's campuses in both Annapolis and Santa Fe, as well as a chance to engage in our signature seminar-style classes.

Summer Academy for High School Students

Summer Academy is a pre-college, residential summer program that offers high school students ages 15–18 an exceptional learning experience. Sessions are hosted on both St. John’s campus locations, in Annapolis, MD and Santa Fe, NM.

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Online Summer Seminars for High School Students

The Great Books Summer Seminars Series is a pre-college online summer program that offers high school students ages 15–18 an exceptional learning experience from anywhere in the world.

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Summer Classics in Santa Fe

Weeklong, discussion-based courses exploring timeless works of fiction or nonfiction, poetry, science, the arts or philosophy, for adults of all ages.

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Summer Seminar for Teachers in Annapolis

The Graduate Institute in Annapolis hosts an annual, week-long academic conference for teachers during the month of July. There is no cost to attend.

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