Summer Camps

College Boot Camp


The Summer College Preparation "Boot" Camp is designed to help rising high school juniors and seniors prepare for college. Camp Workshops will include selecting a college, financial aid, essay writing, goal setting, choosing a major and a career path, time management, college budgeting, identifying campus resources, and much more!

College Boot is a program that was specially crafted in effort to facilitate the transition and preparation process from high school to college. We cater to rising 10th, 11th, and 12th grade students and expose them to a variety of career paths that are essential when selecting and preparing for secondary education. We engage with students in a personal setting in order to assess and address the questions and needs of each students in particular.

College Boot Camp takes place from Monday, July 11th through Friday, July 15th! Feel free to register through the following link and select the "College Boot Camp" program.

Personal checks, money orders, and credit cards are accepted as payment. A completed registration form, along with the full payment will guarantee a place in the program for your child. The receipt of an application without payment for the program will not guarantee a space in College Boot Camp. If you have registered, but had not paid, credit card payments can be made HERE directly. If you are paying by personal check or money order, it can be made payable to the University of Maryland Foundation and should be mailed to the following:

University of Maryland, Maryland Institute for Minority Achievement and Urban Education
Attn: College Boot Camp
4716 Pontiac Street, Suite #1102
College Park, MD 20742

All activities will be held on the University of Maryland camps. Students will need to bring their non-refrigerated lunch daily.

Cost: $375

July 11th - July 15th CLICK HERE to register now!

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