Health Sciences Summer Academy


Programs

There are two separate components to HSSA. Students may choose Basic or Advanced. Students cannot attend both.

There will be a career night dinner as well as social experiences and other engaging leadership activities offered in the evenings to enhance collaboration, teamwork and communication skills.

HSSA Camp

HSSA Residential Academy - Basic

June 10 - June 14, 2018

Open to 30 rising high school juniors and seniors
Cost: $400 with limited scholarships available at $300

Important Dates to Remember:
  • Application Due: March 30, 2018 by 5pm
  • Orientation: Sunday June 10, 2018 at 1pm.
  • Career Night Dinner: Tuesday, June 12, 2017 at 6pm.
  • Graduation: Thursday, June 14, 2018 at 2pm.

HSSA Camp

HSSA Residential Academy- AdvanceD

June 10 - June 15, 2018

Open to 20 rising high school seniors and college students
Cost: $500 with limited scholarships available at $300

Important Dates to Remember:
  • Application Due: March 30, 2018 by 5pm
  • Orientation: Sunday June 10, 2018 at 1pm.
  • Career Night Dinner: Tuesday, June 12, 2017 at 6pm.
  • Graduation: Friday, June 15, 2018 at 11am.

 

Note: There is no application fee for these programs. All applicants will receive notification of their status (accepted/waitlisted/rejected) no later than April 13, 2018.

Accepted candidates to HSSA (Basic or Advanced) will be expected to complete and provide medical proof of a negative Tuberculosis Skin Test (also known as a PPD skin test.) This test can take up to three business days to be administered and read; so if a student is accepted into the academy, this test should be completed as soon as possible. It can be completed through your health department or your primary care physician.