Pipeline Summer Camp Programs

Multidisciplinary Summer Program

Looking for an opportunity to explore and experience "American Culture"?

Program Information


St. Cloud State University is offering a four-week, multidisciplinary summer program to study aspects of US life, society and culture for international students. It is designed to allow an individualized or small group experience of studying and exploring areas of life and culture in the United States. Students reside in and utilize university facilities. Students interact with university faculty and staff, and are supervised by university students, faculty, and staff.

Program Activities

All programs and activities are conducted in English. Intensive English-learning support is available for students who would like to improve their English language skills. Activities include trips to the Mississippi Headquarters and local cultural and scientific sites, and other interactions with U.S. peers. Mentors for the program includes St. Cloud State University professors, area professionals, university students, and local teachers


Students must be between age 15 and 17 years old; secondary student in academic good standing; valid passport; eligible for visa for summer study; B1 level of English proficiency; letters of recommendations; and an application and short essay on interest in this program.

Application Requirements

  • Application fee (non-refundable): $10
  • Application checklist:
    • Student Application Form
    • Two letters of recommendation
    • 400 word essay
    • Participant Contracts
Please submit all files to:global@scsutraining.com.


Price includes classes, activities, room and board, and ground transportation. Flight and personal expenses are NOT included.

Sponsored by

Center for Continuing Studies and Pre-College Programs


Elizabeth Valencia-Borgert
Lawrence Hall G17
720 Fourth Avenue South
St. Cloud, MN 56301-4498

Email: ecvalenciaborgert@stcloudstate.edu
Phone: (320) 308-0955
Fax: (320) 308-4126

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