Preparing for College
Applying to a college or university can seem daunting, but this two-week Summer at Hopkins program was designed specifically with you in mind. Let us help you reflect on the value of a college education and provide you new insights into the application timeline, process, and materials.
Join us during between June 28-July 9, 2021 for this online Summer Intensive Pre-College Program. Many great discussions and activities await as you participate in this program. Additionally we plan to offer live JHU Admission Events as well.
Module One allows you to reflect upon who you are and why you want to attend college. Examine the many factors that contribute to admissions decisions, and develop a balanced list of colleges to research and explore.
Module Two provides strategies and techniques to improve your ACT and SAT scores. You will also brainstorm, draft and revise both a personal essay and a detailed academic résumé.
The following JHU Admission Events are scheduled to occur live:
- Demystifying Financial Aid – June 30 at 11 AM Eastern Time
- Telling Your Story Workshop – July 6 at 10 AM Eastern Time
- Information Session and Tour – July 8 at 11 AM Eastern Time
Begin Preparing for College this Summer
Johns Hopkins College Preparatory - PE.401.020
This two-week non-credit program will help you reflect on the value of a college education in relation to your life goals. You'll learn about the admissions review process and timelines. Improve upon your personal essay writing skills and develop a descriptive academic résumé. Even find out how to apply effective test-taking strategies for college standardized tests.