Columbia’s Pre-College Programs for High School Students-Apply Now!

Dependent children of full-time faculty and staff may be eligible to participate in Columbia’s online Academic Year Immersion Pre-college program at a 50 percent reduced rate.

August 26, 2022

Through the Academic Year Immersion program, high schoolers will prepare for the college experience through exploratory online coursework and community activities over ten weekends this fall and spring.

The program is designed to provide an immersive college experience to high-achieving high school students, grades 9-12, through a combination of rigorous academic instruction and enriching co-curricular activities, including college-preparedness workshops. 

The Fall 2022 program runs on Saturdays and/or Sundays from September 24–December 4, 2022.  If eligible for the discount, the program cost is:

  • 1 course: $1,405
  • 2 courses: $2,755
  • 3 courses: $4,105

APPLYLog in with your Columbia uni to access the discount code to waive the application fee.  

The application will remain open through September 8 but apply by August 30 for the best course availability

If you have questions about the Academic Year Immersion program, please reach out to 212-854-9889 or [email protected]