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!
YSP was a great experience, I enjoyed every minute of it—even the hard work. I recommend the program for anyone looking to go to college. YSP student
- Review How the Program Works
- Complete Confirmation of Admission
- Program starts July 7, 2013: Orientation Day
- Program ends July 26, 2013: Program Final Day
Program admission is competitive and contingent upon space availability.
This experience was good for my son—he experienced college life, got an understanding of the high level of expectations of professors, met other young people like him, and had fun. You've exceeded my expectations with this program. YSP parent