Pre-college Programs

The links below provide you with the resources for Marquette's summer pre-college programs.

Athletics Department camps

Marquette Athletics offers summer programs in basketball, lacrosse, soccer, track, golf and volleyball.

Early College Credit Program

The Early College Credit Program is for Wisconsin high school students seeking dual enrollment at Marquette. Contact your guidance counselor for requirements outlined by your school district before using this application.

Engineering Academies summer programs

Students can participate in a variety of programs. Learn the fundamentals of designing, building and programming LEGO Mindstorm robots. Study the basic principles of physics and chemistry using toys. Explore the world of plastics. Learn the basic principles of engineering design through hands-on activities. There's something for everyone! All academies held in the Opus College of Engineering. Check the "Fun With Engineering" section for all event details.

Health Careers Opportunity Program

The Health Careers Opportunity Program at Marquette University is a federally funded program that provides opportunities for disadvantaged students who are interested in health professions. Our programs range from recruitment efforts at local middle schools to retention of students enrolled in professional programs at Marquette.

Law School Summer Youth Institute

The Summer Youth Institute (SYI) is designed to introduce middle and high school students from the city of Milwaukee to the legal system, expose them to careers in law, and provide them with practical tools for achieving their educational goals. The SYI is open to students who will enter the eighth, ninth or 10th grade next fall. 

Summer Business Academy

The College of Business Administration's Summer Business Academy is a week-long, residential business immersion program for rising high school sophomores in the City of Milwaukee who are interested in business. The program, offered in July, aims to provide first-generation, low-income, and/or underrepresented students in Milwaukee with access to foundational business education, exciting co-curricular activities and face time with Milwaukee business leaders.

Summer Leadership Institute

The three-day Summer Leadership Institute is for high school students who wish to gain a better understanding of leadership within the various contexts of the college experience. Students will have the opportunity to reflect on their own leadership abilities and the role leaders play in groups. Students will also learn about what it means to act as a leader in service to others in the community. Finally, we will discuss how to convey leadership experiences in college applications. This program is designed for students who are the first in their family to go to college or who come from a multicultural background.

Urban Journalism Workshop

The Urban Journalism Workshop is an intense two-week program focusing on multimedia news gathering. Students use backpacks of digital equipment — iPods, digital cameras, camcorders, smartphones and MacBooks — to create an online publication.