Welcome to the University of the Arts Pre-College Summer Institute – the country's most dynamic summer program for passionate high school art, creative writing and performance students.
This exciting and immersive program in the vibrant city of Philadelphia enables you to experience what college is like and learn from the same nationally recognized professors who teach in our undergraduate programs.
Find out what art college is really like.
As a student in our program, you'll be respected as an independent thinker and treated like an adult in a supportive environment. You'll have the opportunity to learn from – and hang out with – other talented students from around the world. And you'll elevate your skills to a new level, whether you've set your sights on one of the nation's premier art and performance colleges or you're still trying to figure it all out.
Get one step closer to your passion by enrolling today in the University of the Arts Pre-College Summer Institute.
We are still accepting applications for all programs. Limited space is available.