Welcome to the Great Books Summer Program! If you are interested in literature, debate, discussing ideas and having fun with other like-minded people then this is the camp for you. We invite you to explore our website and learn more about this unique program, our campus locations, how it prepares you for college and more.
We look forward to seeing you at Amherst, Stanford, Oxford, Dublin, or Beijing this summer.
If you have any questions about what it's like to be a student at Great Books, check out our Frequently Asked Questions for Students.
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A Q&A With Students
Hear alumni and first-time campers describe their favorite parts of the Great Books Summer Program. Learn why the program gives them an academic edge back in school, and how enhanced critical thinking and the skills of civil discourse positively impact their lives every day.