Rising Star

This challenging five-week program awards college credit to rising high school seniors who are ready for a university experience at SCAD Savannah, SCAD Atlanta or SCAD Hong Kong. Students enroll in two college-level classes and have the opportunity to build or enhance their portfolios.

Session dates

Atlanta — June 21-July 25, 2015
Hong Kong — June 28-Aug. 1, 2015
Savannah — June 20-July 24, 2015

2015 Rising Star Applications are now available

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Rising Star

Whether attending in Atlanta, Hong Kong or Savannah, all Rising Star participants utilize university facilities — from classrooms and computer labs to studios and production suites — in the development and completion of class assignments. SCAD libraries, galleries, and other resources are also available. Students participating in the residential program live in a SCAD residence hall, and all students enjoy meals at a SCAD dining facility.

Rising Star 2013, fashion classroom

Courses

Rising Star courses span a variety of disciplines and include introductory foundation studies courses, complementary general education classes, and major-specific electives. Discover the specific classes offered at Rising Star, as well as an overview of the course structure and selection process for the program.

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Rising Star 2012, computer lab

Tuition and scholarships

Explore scholarship opportunities for Rising Star and take a closer look at the tuition requirements for the program.

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Rising Star 2012, kayaking

Student life

Rising Star residential students live in a SCAD residence hall and fully experience life at the university for creative careers. Get a glimpse of SCAD culture through snapshots, mementos and souvenirs of a summer well spent.

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Contact

Rising Star Atlanta
P.O. Box 77300
Atlanta, GA 30357
404.253.2700 or 877.722.3285
scadatl@scad.edu

Rising Star Hong Kong
292 Tai Po Road
Sham Shui Po
Kowloon
Hong Kong
852.2253.8044
admission_hk@scad.edu

Rising Star Savannah
P.O. Box 2072
Savannah, GA 31402
912.525.5100 or 800.869.7223
admission@scad.edu

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Related link

Check out the Summer at SCAD brochure