Summer Opportunities

During the school year, this page is updated frequently as information is made public. Please click on the links below to find out information regarding summer opportunities:

---Reagan Foundation - Summer opportunity 
Get paid and earn college credit while interning at the Reagan Library this summer! Deadline: 2/15/19 More information & apply

---Western Illinois University - Summer Camps
Summer Opportunity. Many of these are terrific.  You spend a week or so on a college campus in the summer with people your age and with like interests. More information & apply

---The Joyce Ivy Foundation - Summer Scholars program
The 2019 application for the Summer Scholars Program is now available online. The deadline this year is March 1, 2019. Please share this information with your talented female sophomores and juniors, as well as colleagues. We appreciate your help in identifying the next group of Summer Scholars.
Deadline: 3/1/19 More information & apply

---Mizzou Medical School High School Program
Mini Med program at Mizzou’s Medical School. Every summer, we accept a little over 100 Missouri high school students into our five day programs so they can learn how life is for our medical students. They will go through lectures, labs, and Patient Based Learning curriculums to better understand Mizzou’s Med School. The application will be opening up after January 1st, 2019 on our website, which will be here before we know it!

More information & apply

---Marlboro College - Pre-College Summer Programs
During the Pre-College Program at Marlboro, you will explore interdisciplinary interests, gain new perspective, and meet passionate people. Aimed at rising juniors and seniors (ages 15–18), this experience allows you to get a taste of liberal arts education and to discover what college learning is all about. College credit available. More information & apply

---Summer Academies from Mizzou CAFNR
Students can learn more about majors and career opportunities with CAFNR summer programs! More information here

---Western Illinois University - Summer Camp Opportunities (4th - 12th Grade)
Many summer camp opportunities at Western Illinois University.  Take a look!
From "flying" on broomsticks to fishing in the Mississippi River, Western Illinois University's summer camps are a wonderful experience for youth of all ages.  Sponsored by the Office of Study Abroad and Outreach, WIU has a variety of options to draw in students from the region, state and even country. More information here

---Hello from Mizzou Engineering!
Summer engineering programs at Mizzou for grades 9-12. (i.e. Lego Robotics!) More information here

---SEMO Summer Camps
Academic camps, athletic camps, cheer & dance, Workshops & programs - More information available at

---Summer Programs at the University of Dayton
VERY good summer opportunity at a VERY good Catholic University in Ohio. I have two nieces who graduated from Dayton.  What a great school...Even if not interested in the summer program, look up Dayton.  The rep has visited St. Pius in the past and I am sure I could get the rep back if there is EXPRESSED interest.  Let me know....Pay attention to each one and what year in school you have to be. More information here

---SLU Summer Opportunities
Quality programs right here in your back yard, so to speak...

---2018 Summer Programs at Saint Louis University
These fill quickly so take action now!  Terrific programs in : Engineering, Robotics, Aviation, Transportation (land, air and water!), and Intro to Engineering.  Realize these are class specific, i.e. only "Rising juniors" meaning next year's seniors or this year's juniors,....or Grades 9-12, sophomores only, etc. Scholarships also available.  Thus the early bit....
Go to or call 314.977.8443.

---School of Pharmacy Summer College Announcement
This is a terrific summer program for those interested in health care professions. More information

---Marlboro Pre-College Summer Programs 
Want to summer in Vermont?  You can. See more. (Marlboro is a tiny school of 300 students.  Very respected. 

---Summer opportunity for women only - St. Mary's College
St. Mary's College, a top tier all women's college across the street from Notre Dame, and home to several St. Pius lady grads (and Mrs. Chibitty), offers a one week summer theological institute program called: Beauty, Justice and Faith in Action. All for only $180.See maz or go to to learn more.  This will fill up very fast so jump on it! 

---Washington University Summer Opportunities
Lots of neat summer things to get an early taste of college. Too many to list.  Go to for details, costs, dates, etc. I will add here many of these things fill quickly as there is limited space and every high school student in the St. Louis area is receiving this information now.