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.