Discover your creative passion, build friendships, and find your place at Pratt in this immersive college-level program. Spend the summer on Pratt’s Brooklyn campus in intensive art, design, architecture, or creative writing courses, informed and inspired by the backdrop of New York City. During this four-week full-time program, students develop technical skills and create strong portfolio pieces for college admission, while earning elective college credits. 

Residential Program: July 5 - July 29, 2022
Priority Application Deadline: March 1
Payment Deadline: June 1 

Tuition: $4,285
*Application Fee: $50
*Program Deposit: $600
Activities Fee: $425
Housing: $1,149
Meal Plan: $647
*Non-refundable. Program deposit is applied toward tuition.

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Students who cannot join us on campus are encouraged to log in from across the country and around the world to take part in our summer online classes.

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Join high school students from diverse backgrounds and develop your creative passions, build friendships, and discover potential careers on Pratt’s Brooklyn campus this summer. 

Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements: 

  • Show proof of full vaccination at least 2 weeks before the first day of the program. (For more information about Pratt’s COVID-19 response and vaccination requirements please visit https://www.pratt.edu/backtopratt) 

  • At least 16 years old and no older than 18 years old before the first day of the program. No exceptions.

  • Currently enrolled in high school (or equivalent program). 

  • United States citizen, permanent resident, or international student with valid US Visa

  • Self-motivated, responsible, and willing to dive into college-level study with support from staff and faculty. 

  • Passionate and inquisitive about creating works of art, design, architecture or writing. Program is open to all levels of experience but best suited for students who have some experience with creating, whether in a formal or informal setting.

[Please see details and eligibility requirements for online courses below.]

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For further information contact precollege@pratt.edu.