DC Summer Institutes for High School Students


The DC Summer Institutes program definitely isn't all work and no play! In the evenings and on weekends, you'll have fun with your fellow institute participants.

Here are some potential activities:

  • Visits to DC-area museums 
  • A concert at the Kennedy Center
  • An evening tour of the monuments
  • Bowling night
  • A trip to a Major League Baseball game
  • Laser tag
  • An Iron Chef cook-off
  • Game nights and Wii tournaments

A Typical Day

8 - 9 a.m. Breakfast in the dining hall
9:30 - 10:45 a.m. Classroom session
11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Simulation/Applied Learning Module or Guest Lecturer
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Lunch in dining hall
2 - 4:30 p.m. Field trip
(For example - Business program students: Canadian Embassy for a briefing on the North American Free Trade Agreement; Criminal Justice program students: Drug Enforcement Administration Museum.)
5 - 6 p.m. Free time
6:15 - 7:30 p.m. Dinner in the dining hall
8 - 10 p.m. Evening activity
Summer @ MU

Call (800) 548-7638

Office of Admissions
Marymount University
2807 N. Glebe Rd.
Arlington, VA 22207