Day and Boarding; Grades 6-12



Summer College Guidance Seminar

Summer 2017: College Guidance Seminar/College Visitation Experience

week of August 14


Summer College Guidance Seminar provides students with all they need to know to navigate the essentials of the college research, application and admission process. Topics covered include the Common Application®, The Coalition Application®, interview skills, college essay writing and completion, SAT, ACT, SAT IIs, APs, TOEFL, and other tests,and much more.

The week-long course will also offer college and university campus visits and tours.There will be breaks throughout the day (in addition to a one-hour break for lunch) and students will have opportunities to be outdoors.

The class is graded on a pass/fail basis. Students who meet the requirements of this summer course will not take the College Guidance Seminar during their junior year (normally a one-quarter course).


Scott Doughty, director of College Guidance


Students beginning Grades 11- and 12 in fall 2017

ITEMS PROVIDED: Lunch, all course materials

ITEMS TO BRING: an iPad or laptop, personal snacks, and refillable water bottle


Week of August 14

8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Friday. Some additional time will be required for assignments completed at home

$695 for students not enrolled at Pennington for 2017-18
$520 for enrolled Pennington students--enter code Penn2017 during registration checkout

We expect this course to fill up quickly; please click this link to register today!

Hurry—space is limited and registration is now open!

For general camp questions, please contact Jeff Eckerson, Director of Summer Programs: