Illinois Tech Pre-College Summer Programs

Mon Jun 13, 2022
10:00am to 4:00pm CT
Illinois Institute of Technology

Classes are only the beginning! At Illinois Tech our one-of-a-kind Elevate program empowers our students with not only academic classes in exciting majors, but also guaranteed hands-on experiences and personalized mentoring—all of which sets them up for career success.

You can get a taste of this future-forward college experience—even as a middle or high school student—in Illinois Tech’s Pre-College summer programs! Our unique pre-college program shows you firsthand what it’s like to be a student at a top-tier university like Illinois Tech. In our Pre-College summer programs you’ll gain:

  • Hands-on, twenty-first century skills that employers seek—and that will help you build your resume and boost your college applications

  • Personalized mentorship from current Illinois Tech students, including guidance to help you explore an academic major and a career path you love

  • Other hands-on learning opportunities on a real college campus, taught by Illinois Tech professors—giving you a sneak peek into what college life is all about!

  • Plus: you’ll get a certificate or badge for completing one of our programs!

Whether you’re looking for robust pre-college offerings or just want to participate in one of our hands-on programs this summer, there’s no better place to do this than Illinois Tech, home of one of the country’s best architecture colleges. And you’ve got lots of options: Illinois Tech offers several residential, daytime, and online programs.

View our offerings in architecture, game design, artificial intelligence, business, robotics, biology, psychology, and more!

** Activity dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the activity website to verify.
** Please keep your family and others safe by wearing masks and social distancing. If an activity appears too crowded, try using the "nearby" search feature on our activity calendar to find something else to do.
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