Amherst Summer Science Program

Amherst College
Dean of Students Office
Amherst, MA 01002

P: (413) 542-8331
F: (413) 542-8488

Director: Jennifer Innes

Contact: Jennifer Innes
P: (413) 542-8331
F: (413) 542-8488

Amherst Summer Science Program

Year Program started: 1987

Max. Participants/Year: 15-20

Application Deadline: by invitation

Program Timeframe: three weeks in July/August

Academic Level Targeted: College

Racial/Ethnic Focus: Any racial/ethnic group

Type of Program: Education

Program Attributes: Non-credit, Meals provided, Housing provided, Transportation provided, Books/supplies provided, Financial aid provided, Counseling provided, Mentors/advisors provided

Program Acceptance Requirements: class year (incoming freshmen, pre-med/science interest, by invitation only), math SAT: ~600-650

Primary Science Discipline(s) Targeted: pre-medicine, science (biomed)

Additional Comments: Program is offered (by invitation) to entering freshmen at Amherst College.