High School





Penn Summer High School Programs Tuition & Fees

Academies | Pre-College Program | Withdrawal Policy

Academies (3 weeks)

  • $7,299 Residential Tuition
  • $6,199 Commuter (Day) Tuition
  • $500 Lab Fee (for students enrolling in Biomed, Chemistry, or Physics)

Pre-College Program (5.5 weeks, residential only)

1 College Course + 1 Non-Credit Enrichment Course

  • $10,299 Residential Tuition

1.5 College Course (Biology with Lab) + 1 Non-Credit Enrichment Course (optional)

  • $12,299 Residential Tuition

2 College Courses

  • $13,299 Residential Tuition

Fees

$75 Application Fee (non-refundable)

*Please note: All fees and tuition charges are subject to the approval of the Board of Trustees and may change without notice.

Residential tuition includes: Term fees, full academic and enrichment program, use of Penn facilities, housing, three meals daily Monday through Friday and Sunday (no meals on Saturday due to trips), Penn recreation pass, extracurricular and social activities, trips and excursions per catalog, and access to Student Health Services for non emergency care.

Commuter (Day student) tuition includes: Term fees, full academic and enrichment program, use of Penn facilities, two meals daily Monday through Friday, extracurricular and social activities scheduled Monday through Friday between 9am and 6pm, and access to Student Health Services for non emergency care.

Not included: Transportation to/from your home city, transfers to/from Philadelphia International Airport (available for $40 each way), books and classroom materials, course supplements, meals eaten off campus, medical expenses, a linen package (sheets, blanket and pillow) available for purchase through Housing, souvenirs, and personal spending money (approximately $75-$125 per week suggested).

For your convenience, airline ticketing can be arranged by Musiker Tours and Travel at the lowest available summer fare. You may also be driven to Philadelphia.

Withdrawal/Cancellation Policy

The balance of tuition, refundable fees, and optional fees are due by April 1, 2014. All payments less $400 are refundable until March 1, 2014. Withdrawal between March 1 and April 1 results in a $1000 cancellation fee. Withdrawal between April 1 and June 1 results in a $2000 cancellation fee. Withdrawal between June 1 and July 2 results in a $3000 cancellation fee plus any associated fees for optional excursions. There are no refunds whatsoever for cancellation within 2 days of program commencement, for any reason. There is no adjustment in tuition for late arrivals or early departures. All withdrawals must be in writing and emailed to hsprogs@sas.upenn.edu.