If your high school student loves to read, please consider our program for student ages 15 to 18. Summer Academy is a pre-college, residential program organized in one-week sessions. The 2019 sessions which run July 14–20 and July 21–27 overlap with Summer Classics. Make St. John’s your family’s summer destination!
Summer Classics Registration and Policies
Tuition, Discounts, and Scholarships
Summer Classics Tuition
Tuition for Summer Classics is $1,300 per individual seminar.
Tuition includes registration, books and other course materials, weekday lunches, special events, and library and gym access. A $300 non-refundable deposit for each seminar is required to hold your space and to receive seminar materials. Balances must be paid in full by June 7, 2019. Those registering after June 7 must pay in full at the time of registration.
Science Institute and Lessons in Leadership Tuition
Tuition for the Science Institute and Lessons in Leadership programs is $2,000 per week.
Tuition is $1,000 per week for full-time licensed teachers (K-12) with proof of employment under the Teacher Tuition Assistance program.
The Science Institute and the Lessons in Leadership sessions meet twice daily. Tuition includes registration, books and other course materials, weekday lunches, special events, and library and gym access.
Multiple Seminar Discount
Individuals registering for two seminars receive a $100 discount, and those registering for three or more seminars receive a $250 discount on the total cost.
St. John’s College offers tuition assistance to full-time licensed teachers (K-12). With proof of current employment as an educator, participants receive a 50-percent discount on tuition. Discounts are available to the first 30 teacher registrants. No additional discounts are offered for multiple seminars. When applying online, please provide the name and address of your place of employment and contact information of someone who is authorized to verify your employment. For additional questions about this discount, please contact .
Participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and must notify the Summer Classics Office that he or she is a minor at the time of registration. Persons under the age of 18 may find our Summer Academy more appropriate for their participation.
Cancellations made prior to June 7, 2019 will receive a full refund minus the $300 deposit; cancellations thereafter forfeit the full payment. If you need to cancel your registration, please give notification in writing to .