High School Summer Programs

Turn your summer vacation into an odyssey.

The University of Dallas is all about big ideas and making a big difference in the world.

Our summer programs for high school students let you get in on the action early. Some programs even offer college credit. Travel through Italy studying Shakespeare, Latin or Catholic tradition. Hone your artistic talents. Explore great works of literature and philosophy. No matter which program you choose, we’ll help you prepare for college while learning, having fun and making new friends.

"This is a fantastic program! We toured the Italian countryside, visited the Capitoline & Aventine Hills of Rome, climbed Vesuvius, and visited more beautiful churches than I've ever seen in my life."
               
"It was an amazing life changing experience and a good balance between traveling, academics, and free time."
 

Study Abroad Programs

Gelato In Rome

Shakespeare in Italy

Study his most compelling works in his most enchanting Italian settings.

Small Class

Latin in Rome

Deepen your understanding of Latin and the Romans who spoke it.

Rome Catholic Church

Rome and the Catholic Church

Explore truth, goodness and beauty in the very heart of Catholicism.

Texas Programs

Art Village

Arete: An Introduction to the Classics

Encounter the most important ideas from the greatest thinkers in history.

Summer Music Academy

Summer Music Academy

Expand your abilities and develop your potential in strings, piano or voice.

Summer Art Academy

Summer Art Academy

Immerse yourself in the language and techniques of ceramics, printmaking and drawing.

News

Spring 2018 Greece Trip and Spring Break

Spring 2018 Greece Trip and Spring Break

March was the busiest travel month for the Spring 2018 Rome class as they journeyed to Greece for a 10-day Odyssey with their class and trekked across Europe on their own during their spring travel break.

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Spring 2018 Umbria Trip

Spring 2018 Umbria Trip

The Spring 2018 Rome class made their first class trip of the semester on February 9-11, visiting three beautiful and influential Italian cities in the Umbria region: Subiaco, Assisi, and Orvieto.

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Art & Architecture Site Visit to the Roman Forum and Colosseum

Art & Architecture Site Visit to the Roman Forum and Colosseum

The first Art and Architecture visit for the Spring Rome class was to some of the best preserved archaeological sites of Rome: the Roman Forum and the Colosseum. Such sites give modern visitors a very real sense of how life would have been in Ancient Rome, home to one of the world's greatest civilizations.

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