The STEM Institute proudly provides middle and high school students with abundant academic resources and support in order to adequately prepare them for meeting the demands of University-level life and study. In order to best achieve these goals, each of our FREE programs has been designed with specific objectives, requirements, and deadlines.

Spring 2023 ProgramsJanuary 17th, 2023 – June 3rd, 2023
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Registration Period Closes December 30th, 2022. (Priority Seating will be given to Community District 6 schools).

  • Spring 2023 Saturday Program for High-School Students (Grades 9- 12)(Saturdays 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM).
    Current Offerings In-Person: Architecture, Entrepreneurship, Advanced Math I (in preparation for PSAT), Advanced Math II (in preparation for SAT), English Composition (in preparation for SAT).
  • Spring 2023 After-School Program for Middle-School Students (Grades 6- 8). (4:00 PM – 6:00 PM) on (Mon/Wed/ Fri) or (Tue/Th/Fri) *Subject schedule varies by grade* Fri Optional Tutoring*. Current Offerings Virtual: Algebra Regents Test Prep, Living Environment Regents Test Prep.
    Current Offerings In-Person: SHSAT Test Prep (grades 6&7 only)(Session I – Saturdays 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM).
    The SHSAT Prep is a *Multipart program, beginning in March 2023 and finishing upon the SHSAT exam at the 8th-grade level. Getting accepted for this program is a commitment to complete all sessions of the program*

Fall 2022 Programs

  • High School Saturday Program at The City College of New York: Fall Institute 2022 program with Credit-bearing opportunities for Rising 9 – 12 Graders. (Students Currently in Grades 8- 11) – Our Class Offerings are: App Design, Chemistry General Physics, Geometry, and Rocketry. All courses run from 10:00am – 2:00pm on Saturday, Oct 15 – Dec 17, 2022. (Registration closed October 15th, 2022.)
  • High School After-School Program at George Washington Educational Campus (GWEC) 5th Floor: Fall Institute 2022 program with credit-bearing opportunities for current High School students. Our Class Offerings are: Robotics – Tues/Thurs 2:00 – 4:10pm & App Design, Wed/Fri 2:00 – 4:10pm, September 26 – January 30, 2023. (Registration closed Sept 26, 2022.)
  • Middle School After-School Program: Fall Institute 2022 program for middle school students (currently in grades 6 -8 ). Our Class Offerings are: Arduino Coding, Architecture, Algebra and Financial Management. Courses run Mon/Wed & Tues/Thurs 4:30pm – 6:30pm, October 3 – December 17, 2022. (Registration closed October 15th, 2022)

Summer 2022 Programs

  • Summer Institute 2022 Online Program with Credit-bearing opportunities for Rising 9 – 12 Graders. (Students Currently in Grades 8- 11) -Registration Period Closed April 26, 2022. (Registration closed)


You can Apply online to an Open Program, or request an application form via email at For specific information about each of our different programs, please check the About section under the What We Offer. For specific program updates please also refer to our informational flyers located on the Calendar page

When requesting an application or applying for our programs, please remember to always include “FULL NAME + PROGRAM YOU’RE INTERESTED IN” in the subject line of your email. For questions about application deadlines or any other information, please contact us, at or at 212-650-5217.


Please contact your counselor immediately for a copy of your high school transcript, which you will need to send in order to complete your application. Transcripts can be sent to, and the subject must read: “FIRST + LAST NAME, PROGRAM NAME, School Transcript”.

Program Eligibility

The STEM Institute aims to provide educational opportunities for all students, especially those who come from underrepresented backgrounds. If you’d like to know more about program-specific requirements, please visit the General Information section or contact our program administrator Ms. Taveras at