Get ready for a college experience with the Young Scholars Program.
The Young Scholars Program invites high school students with exceptional ability and promise to an outstanding pre-college experience at the University of Maryland.
The Young Scholars Program is open to:
- Rising high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors from across the United States and around the world.
During three unforgettable weeks, you’ll:
- Pursue academic interests and discover career opportunities.
- Study with exceptional faculty in a stimulating environment.
- Engage in creative problem solving with equally talented peers.
- Earn three university credits.
- Discover the independence of college life.
This summer, explore university life at the University of Maryland with the Young Scholars Program!
This program was a very enriching experience and really opened my eyes to what to expect in the future. YSP student
- Review How the Program Works
- Complete Confirmation of Admission
- Program starts July 13, 2014: Orientation Day
- Program ends August 1, 2014: Program Final Day
Program admission is competitive and contingent upon space availability.
My daughter had a great experience. She enjoyed the classroom work and had fun exploring the campus so she could get a sense of what UMD is like for students. YSP parent