Southern Connecticut State University
501 Crescent Street
New Haven, CT 06515

P: (203) 392-5885
F: (203) 392-6813

Director: Aaron Washington

Contact: Aaron Washington
P: (203) 392-5885
F: (203) 392-6313

Southern Academy

Year Program Started: 2011

Max. Participants/Year: 25

Program Timeframe: summer

Academic Level Targeted: 4th grade and up

Racial/Ethnic Focus: any racial/ethnic group, New Haven students

Type of Program: education

Program Attributes: non-credit, meals provided, mentors/advisors provided

Program Acceptance Requirements: area of residence (New Haven)

Primary Science Discipline(s) Targeted: science (computer, mathematical)

Additional Comments: The Southern Academy is a year-round educational effort at Southern Connecticut State University (SCSU) geared to help New Haven school children enhance their learning skills in key areas, from reading to calculus, to computer science. The academy includes an intensive, four-week on-campus program of education during the summer months.