Meredith STEM College Summer Program

Meredith STEM College Summer Program


Summer College is a residential experience that will run Monday through Friday for two consecutive weeks. Students are expected to participate for all ten days and must provide their own transportation to and from the campus each Monday and Friday. Students must arrive on campus no later than 9 a.m. each Monday and depart no later than 6 p.m. on Friday unless a late activity is planned. Dates for the Summer College are June 19 – June 30, 2023 (Monday through Friday of each week). If there is sufficient interest in the program, a second program will be offered July 8 – July 18, 2023 (Monday through Friday of each week). Please be aware that when you apply, you are applying for the program currently being offered in June.

View a pdf of the sample schedule.

Below is the sample schedule for the summer activities:

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
8:30-9amBreakfastBreakfastBreakfastBreakfastBreakfast
9-10:30amModule instructionModule instructionModule instructionModule instructionModule instruction
10:30-10:45amBreakBreakBreakBreakBreak
10:45am-12pmLab workLab workLab workLab workStudent Presentations
12-1pmLunchLunchLunchLunchLunch
1-2pmProfessional skills development & career explorationProfessional skills development & career explorationProfessional skills development & career explorationProfessional skills development & career explorationProfessional skills development & career exploration
2-2:30pmCase study workCase study workCase study workCase study workCase study work
2:30-2:45pmSnackSnackSnackSnackSnack
2:45-3:15pmMentoring activitiesMentoring activitiesMentoring activitiesMentoring activitiesMentoring activities
3:15-4:30pmRTP Guest speakerField trip (Week 1: NC Science Museum, Week 2: RTP biotech company)RTP Guest speakerDiscussion groupField trip (Week 1: NC Science Museum, Week 2: RTP biotech company)
6-7pmMentor group dinnerMentor group dinnerMentor group dinnerMentor group dinner
7-9pmBowlingMovie NightCampfire S’moresKaraoke Party