About the Pre-College Program
We truly strive to make Carnegie Mellon "home" for the summer. Our sincere hope is that you find your summer college experience challenging and fun, exploring all that Carnegie Mellon and Pittsburgh have to offer.
The Pre-College Program upholds the mission and values of Carnegie Mellon University while providing high school students with the opportunity during the summer to experience a collegiate atmosphere that will allow them to grow academically, culturally and socially.
The Pre-College Program provides a safe, comfortable and challenging environment in which students can explore their academic and artistic pursuits within the foundations of Carnegie Mellon's world-class academic programs.
The Pre-College Program also strives to foster growth in each student’s personal independence, global awareness and appreciation of diversity, as well as, to support their social, psychological and physical well-being.