Since 1989, the National Student Leadership Conference has invited a select group of outstanding high school students to participate in its fast-paced, high-level, interactive summer sessions. Join us this summer to experience your future.
Summer 2017 Dates & Locations will be available in mid-October. Please check back then or use the links above to request an NSLC brochure.
2016 Dates & Locations
Government & Law Programs
Performing & Media Arts Programs
New York Experience
2016 Summer Tuition
Program tuition is all-inclusive. It covers course materials, housing, on-campus meals, social events and transportation in air-conditioned motor coaches throughout the program. Each student is responsible for the cost of travel to and from the program as well as individual spending money.
|Acting Intensive||18 Days||$4,995|
|Business & Entrepreneurship||9 Days||$2,995|
|Entertainment Management||9 Days||$2,995|
|Environmental Science & Sustainability||9 Days||$2,995|
|Forensic Science||9 Days||$2,995|
|Game Design||9 Days||$2,995|
|Intelligence & National Security||6 Days||$2,295|
|International Diplomacy||9 Days||$2,995|
|Journalism, Film & Media Arts||9 Days||$2,995|
|Law & Advocacy||9 Days||$2,995|
|Mastering Leadership||6 Days||$2,295|
|Medicine & Health Care||9 Days||$2,995|
|Medicine & Health Care (Boston)||9 Days||$3,195|
|Political Action & Public Policy||9 Days||$2,995|
|Psychology & Neuroscience||9 Days||$2,995|
|Psychology & Neuroscience (Boston)||9 Days||$3,195|
|Sports Management||9 Days||$2,995|
|New York Experience (from American University)*||4 Days||$895*|
|*Group Transportation will be provided between D.C. and NYC|
Cancellation Fees and Refund Policy: All cancellations must be submitted in writing (email is acceptable). The following cancellation fees apply to all NSLC enrollments:
|Summer Programs If Cancelled…||Cancellation Fee|
|By April 18, 2016||$350 ($500 for Acting Intensive)|
|Between April 19 and May 16, 2016||$500 ($750 for Acting Intensive)|
|May 17, 2016 or later||100% tuition paid|
NSLC will refund all funds minus the cancellation fee listed above. No refunds will be given after May 16th, 2016. Student Protection Plan fees for accepted students are non-refundable.
Instead of cancelling, you may elect to apply your total payments toward a program next year. If so, you will be enrolled in our 2017 Pre-Registration and sent an email in the fall of 2016 to select the program/session you wish to attend. Note: If you choose to cancel your enrollment and not attend a 2017 program, the cancellation fees above will still apply.
Note: If an application is rejected or if space in the program is not available, all deposits/payments will be refunded in full.