TIP: The Ultimate Summer Experience
The application period for all of TIP's summer programs is closed. Please check back in December for our 2016 offerings. Are you joining us this summer? Be sure to log in to the student portal for the latest course and campus information.
Duke TIP's renowned summer programs challenge you academically, inspire you to think critically about yourself and your world, and provide opportunities to make new friends you will never forget. Don't miss out on this chance to create the best memories you will ever have.
Solve the Crisis
CRISIS is TIP's summer residential program for current fifth and sixth graders. Through problem-based learning, CRISIS builds leadership and teamwork skills by asking you to assume the role of a professional on a research team and to collaborate with team members to solve a community crisis. This year's crisis—a drilling disaster in the Gulf of Mexico.
Make the Most of Your Summer
TIP's Summer Studies programs are superb academic opportunities and dynamic residential and social experiences for current seventh through tenth graders. The three-week sessions are intense and offer you a community of motivated and engaged peers unlike any you have ever experienced.
Where Will Your Path Lead?
Field Studies allow high school students to experience their academic passion and potential career choice firsthand. Located throughout the U.S. and abroad, these authentic, two-week experiences encourage you to take advantage of your unique surroundings to enhance learning through first-hand experience.
Take TIP With You
eStudies are exciting distance learning opportunities for students in grades seven through eleven. These seven-week summer sessions allow you to connect with other gifted students as you pursue advanced coursework online. eStudies offers a high level of interaction and intellectual rigor in a flexible learning environment. See the 2015 courses and learn more about the eStudies experience.