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College Connect Summer Program

College Connect students enjoying their summer at DePaulCollege Connect is a FREE summer enrichment program for Chicago high school students. Designed for high school juniors and sophomores, the program introduces students to college-level coursework, while also providing college readiness workshops, career exploration opportunities and diverse cultural experiences. 

Program basics:

  • College Connect 2019 dates: July 8-August 9
  • Classes meet Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-noon
  • 2019 College Connect SAVE the DATE flyer
  • Courses will be announced this December/January
  • 2019 online application will open in February

College Connect tuition, books and course materials are FREE to admitted students, and CTA Ventra cards will be provided for commuting to DePaul.

College Connect students in the summer 2017

For more information about College Connect, contact Kate Agarwal at or (773) 325-8375. You can also check out: