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Summer Academy

Summer Academy

The Delaware State University Summer Academy is a seven-week on-campus and virtual learning opportunity that provides the chance to fast-track student success by earning 9-12 college credits, get a head start on your journey as a Hornet and ease your transition from high school.

Who can attend?

  • Summer Academy is open to all incoming freshmen as well as transfer students with less than 30 credits. 

WHAT ARE THE Dates?

  • June 28-August 13
    • 5 weeks residential/on-campus learning

    • 2 weeks remote/hybrid learning

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS?

  • Start college early and get to know your campus community early as a residential student (single occupancy style rooms available!)

  • Get a jump-start on your education, personal and professional success through a rigorous academic program, workshops, tutoring and more

  • Receive early access to your Apple iPad

WHAT IS THE COST?

  • Summer Academy program cost: $3,500

  • Fees: $100 Summer Academy Enrollment Fee and $200 Housing Deposit

WHAT ARE MY OPTIONS TO PAY?

  • Grants are available for those who qualify.
    (please apply for financial aid by filing the 2020-2021 FAFSA at https://fafsa.gov. Include Delaware State University’s school code – 001428).
    Note: The 2021-2022 FAFSA must be filed separately for the fall 2021 semester.

  • Payment plans are also available.

WHAT ARE MY Next Steps? 

Step 1: Complete the online registration form and pay the nonrefundable $100 Enrollment Fee to secure your spot in the program by June 1.

Step 2: Pay the nonrefundable $200 Housing Deposit by June 1.

Step 3: Secure funding to pay financial obligations by June 1. Apply for financial aid by June 1. Enroll in a payment plan

Read the full steps in the Summer Academy Checklist

STILL HAVE QUESTIONS?

  • Email summeracademy [at] desu.edu or call 302.612.5190.