Applications for the 2022 program will be available on the How to Apply page by October 1. Deadline will be February 22, 2022.
We will return to a 4-week residential program for 2022.
Tuition for the 2022 program will be $3200. The fee covers housing, 19 meals per week, most instructional materials, field trips, and social activities within the curriculum. It does not cover transportation to or from the program or the cost of optional social activities.
About the Academy
The dynamic world of health care plus the expertise of University of Pittsburgh academics and facilities. This educational mixture shapes a unique, academically rigorous, hands-on campus experience for students attending the Health Career Scholars Academy (UPHCSA) each summer. The Academy is often a springboard for future studies in medicine.
Eligibility: current high school sophomore or junior; at least 15 years of age by February 22, 2022.
Program is open to U.S. and international students who meet the criteria listed above.