SHAPE - Summer High School Academic Program for Engineers

Columbia Engineering's Summer High School Academic Program for Engineers (SHAPE) is a pre-college program for rising sophomores, juniors, seniors, and recent high school graduates. SHAPE is geared toward students with a curiosity for STEM: science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Each 3-week session (July 8 - July 26, 2023; July 29 - Aug 16, 2024) offers college-level, project-based courses in engineering taught by a diverse group of faculty at Columbia University

The application for Summer 2024 will open in November. Please subscribe to our newsletter to be the first one to learn about the application process for next year. Email [email protected] if you have questions.

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Application & Eligibility

The SHAPE application is now closed. 

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Courses and Programs

SHAPE will offer various courses in robotics, computer science, electrical and innovation and design. The program will include electives and workshops.

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Tuition, Fees, and Scholarships

Learn more about the costs associated with the program and available financial aid.

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Frequently asked questions on application, courses, programs, and tuition.

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