A program made specifically for rising high school juniors and seniors, the Summer Scholars program at Regis College allows you to get a feel for college life and earn academic credit while still in high school.

Summer Scholars Program 2021 Dates

Dates for our Virtual Orientation and Overnight Program will be finalized soon for Summer 2021.

What is the Summer Scholars Program?

Students in the Summer Scholars program spend six weeks taking two introductory courses in a hybrid online/on-campus format with our dynamic Regis faculty. Upon successful completion of the program, students earn a certificate of achievement and six college credits.

Program Highlights Include:

  • Spend more than a week living on Regis' beautiful campus in suite-style residence halls
  • Explore being a college student in greater Boston through exciting co-curricular opportunities including a trip to Faneuil Hall Marketplace and a Boston Harbor Cruise.
  • Find out new interests, major options, and career paths.
  • Preparation for the college admission process

The Center for Global Connections is a valuable resource that is available to our community and specifically for our international applicants.


The total cost of the program for 2021 is $1,750. Cost of program includes:

  • Two Regis College summer courses (total of 6 college credits)
    • For international applicants: students who successfully complete the summer scholars program will receive a certificate. Summer Scholar Students who apply and matriculate to Regis for their university studies will be evaluated to receive credit.
  • Events and activities both on campus and off campus in the Boston area
  • Online textbooks for both summer courses
  • Room and board for overnight residence hall experience
  • 24/7 access to residence hall athletic facilities
  • On-campus resources such as Finucane and O’Sullivan Institute for Learning, and Student Affairs staff

A $1,000 deposit is due by May 25, 2021 with the remaining balance due by June 10, 2021.

A discounted rate is available for students currently attending a Catholic-affiliated institution and dependents of Regis College alumni.

Sample Courses

All Regis Summer Scholars enroll in both courses.

MT 203 Introduction to Leadership and Management

This course is designed to provide a broad overview of leadership and how to practically develop leadership skills. Discussion topics will include the dynamic role of leadership both within business organizations (profit/non-profit) and at the personal level. By investigating leadership and management through the study of literature, history, and other disciplines, students will gain a broad perspective of the conditions, people, and events that influence our view of leading others.

ID 230 The Interdependence of Healthcare Professions in the U.S.

This course examines the foundations of the present day healthcare system in the United States and the roles of the different healthcare professions within it. The collaborative aspects of the healthcare professions along with trends and opportunities in the field will be addressed. Topics important to healthcare will be considered, including ethics, culture, professionalism, communication, and health disparities.

For More Information

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact the Regis Summer Scholars Program.

Program Co-Directors