The STEM Institute proudly provides 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.

FREE Learning Opportunities:

1) 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.   Waitlist Application Here!

2) Spring 2022 Saturday Program for High- School Students (Grades 9- 12) – Registration Period Closes December 15th, 2021.  (Priority Seating will be given to Community District 6 schools) ; Available Classes Online and In-person. Offerings: PSAT Math prep, SAT Math Prep, Fundamentals of Mathematics, SAT Prep for ELL students, General Chemistry, Financial Management, & Game Design,    -Application CLOSED

3) Spring 2022 STEM elective offerings in Partnership with Ellis Prep Academy(Grades 10- 12) – Registration Period closes December 20, 2021.  (A program only for English Language Learners and International Support Preparatory Academy (ELLIS) students) Available Classes In-person. Offerings: Financial Management & Game Design -Application CLOSED

4) Spring 2022 Regents Prep Program for Middle School Students (Grades 6-8) – Registration Period Closes December 15th, 2021. Available classes Online. Offerings Algebra I & Living Environment. Elective credits for 8th graders.
-Application CLOSED

5) Spring 2022 High School & SHSAT Prep Program for Middle School Students (Grades 6& 7) –  Registration Period Closes December 15th, 2021 for 6th Graders & February 1, 2022, for 7th graders.; selected candidates will be invited for an interview during the winter break. -Application CLOSED

6) Fall 2021 Online Program with elective credit opportunities for Middle School Students. (Students Currently in Grades 6- 8) -Registration Period Closes on September 15, 2021. Application CLOSED

7) Fall 2021  Saturday AP Credit-Bearing In-person Program for High-Schoolers (Grades 9- 12), in Partnership with the High School for Law and public service at George Washington Educational Campus–   (Program is available on Saturdays and Open to all DOE Public Schools) classes are held in person at 📍 549 Audubon Avenue, New York, NY 10040. Registration Period Closes on September 15, 2021.  –Application CLOSED

8) Fall 2021 Online Saturday Program for High- School Students (Grades 9- 12) – Registration Period Closes September 15, 2021.  (Priority Seating will be given to students attending community District 6 schools)  -Application 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