Long Island University's One-Week Summer Intensives for High School Students

This summer, you can pursue your passion and get a taste of college life at one of LIU's residential campuses in New York. The Summer Honors Institute @ LIU's one-week intensives will give you the chance to immerse yourself in one of four fields of study. You’ll work closely with distinguished faculty mentors and gain invaluable experience through hands-on projects and field trips. All accepted students receive free tuition and housing.

Everything at LIU is designed to help you discover your full potential. Go ahead. Begin today. 

New York City:
Creation on Every Corner

July 12 - 17  

New York CityThis institute will take you on a journey through the visual arts of Manhattan, both past and present. Then apply the inspiration of masters to your own work in the studio.

The Big Scoop: Investigative Reporting

July 12 - 17  

GatsbyThis Summer Honors course for high school reporters will help you develop the skills for reporting, interviewing, writing, editing, and social media in the exciting field of journalism.

Over the Airwaves: WCWP Radio

July 12 - 17  

MicrophoneThis exciting, hands-on experience will give you the opportunity to script, record, and edit audio stories and broadcast your work to the world. 

Bound for Broadway: Musical Theatre Conservatory

July 12 - 17  

LIU Musical Theatre Take center stage, honing your dance, singing, acting, and audition techniques and learn the business of a Broadway cast and crew. 

Game Changers: The Future of Digital Game Design

July 12 - 17  

LIU Game Design Step into the world of digital entertainment and learn how some of the world’s most popular games are created.

In Style: Fashion Merchandising

July 12 - 17  

LIU Brooklyn Gain real-world perspective on glamorous and exciting fashion industry. Meet fashion tastemakers and get hands-on experience operating a fashion retail shop.

Music Biz Mash Up

July 12 - 17  

musicAttend a Chamber Music Festival, participate in a hands-on music workshop, and learn video and audio recording techniques for diverse careers in the music business.

Dollars and Sense of Globalization

July 12 - 17  

LIU CSILearn the exciting process of globalization from international economics to the interchange of world views, policy, products, and ideas. 

Entrepreneurship: Bring Your Own Business

July 12 - 17  

LIU EntrepreneurshipIf you are a creative, free-thinker who is unafraid to take risks, then you’re already on your way to becoming an entrepreneur. Learn to turn your ideas into profits in our startup incubator.

Riding and Horse Care

July 12 - 17  

LIU PostAre you not only interested in horses, but also the business side of the equine industry? Get a hands-on look at equine care and management in our on-campus stables.

Byte into Cyber Forensics 

July 12 - 17  

cyber securityLearn to collect and assemble the missing pieces to solve the case in this data forensics intensive.

CSI: Beyond the Crime Scene Tape

July 12 - 17  

LIU CSIWhy watch forensic TV shows when you can experience real-world crime scene investigations through LIU’s free Summer Honors Institute?

Strike a Prose: Creative Writing Intensive

July 12 - 17  

LIU Creative WritingExpress yourself and hone your wordcraft in this creative writing workshop. Accomplished poets and novelists will share feedback on your work and secrets of the craft.