Summer Summit is a 9-day/8-night FREE residential program that cordially invites 10th-12th grade high school students in the San Diego area to UCSD. Our goal is to promote access to higher education by partnering up high school students with current UCSD undergraduates that will act as resource advisors and workshop facilitators. This program provides high school students with the opportunity to experience residential life on a college campus while building up their interpersonal and leadership skills, gain information and resources about 4-year universities admission policies, and an opportunity to develop and strengthen their critical thinking skills. Participants will have opportunities to:
We provide all meals, housing, and activities at no cost to the student. Transportation is NOT provided.
The mission of SPACES and SIAPS is to promote educational equity. This means providing resources and knowledge to underrepresented communities within four-year universities so they can make informed decision regarding their education. Thus, in order to be eligible to participate in Summer Summit, all participants must meet the following criteria:
Due to limited capacity, we will prioritize spots for students that meet the qualifications listed above. Students that are not first generation or from low income households are still welcomed to apply.
For more information, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions. If you have any questions, comments, and/or concerns, please e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 858-534-7330.