We invite high achieving high school students to apply.

Currently enrolled in 9th, 10th, or 11th grade to be eligible for the SSU Summer Honors Institute, you must:

  • Complete your freshman, sophomore, or junior year of high school by June 30, 2020 and not graduate before January 2021.

  • Demonstrate strong academic ability in a challenging curriculum. Students typically have a high school grade point average of 3.5 or higher, have scored in the 95th percentile on a standardized assessment, or scored at least a 26 composite on the ACT (combined 1220 on the ACT).

  • Meet Eligibility for Ohio College Credit Plus (CCP) participation.

Apply now:

The 2020 Summer Honors Institute has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience and hope to see you all on campus next summer! Until then, we’ll keep you posted about learning opportunities and unique experiences at Shawnee State for our regional elementary, middle-school, and high school students.


*Scholarships are available for those who qualify.

  • $50 Enrollment Fee* Due by May 1, 2020 to confirm your registration
  • $950 Program Fee* (lunch included)
  • $350 Housing Fee* for those who choose to live on campus (with breakfast and dinner included)

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