The Summer Institute is a 4-week global program that offers students the opportunity to experience American higher education and culture. Students live in on-campus housing and attend Georgia State classes.

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Disclaimer: Students must be at least 18 years old at the time of the program start date (June 30, 2019). All applicants must be born before June 30, 2001.

Program Details

Learn more about the program details, dates, fees, etc.

Excursions & Activities

Explore the activities we have planned for you throughout the summer.


All students take two 3-credit courses. We offer 3 specialized English courses as well as field-specific courses.

Housing & Meals

Stay in safe, on-campus housing with a flexible meal plan.


The 2019 scholarship application is closed.  


Take a peek at our flyers, booklets, and videos for in-depth information.

Testimonials & Photos

See what past students and faculty have to say about our Summer Institute.

Global Ambassador Program

Summer Institute students are paired with local GSU students for language practice, cultural exploration, and friendship.

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