Selection and Qualification

Information to come

To Apply

In order to be considered for selection, students MUST meet the following UM early admission requirements:

  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Be a high school sophomore, junior, or senior in good academic and conduct standing at the time of admission. The school can be public, private, parochial, or even home-educated.
  • Have earned 14 high school credits by the end of the current school year with at least a 3.2 GPA.
  • Complete an online application. 

Application Opens December 1st

Required Application Materials:

    • Online application
    • Essay
    • Current high school transcript
    • Three letters of recommendation from a teacher or administrator. At least one should be from a language teacher.
    • All ACT or SAT scores to date
    • School approval form for admissions purposes

What Students are Saying

Former participants have shared their feedback with us. Take a look!


“I had an amazing time! I learned lots of new things and met many new friends this year.”

Student ParticipantSummer 2017

“It was very fun and greatly improved my Chinese capabilities.”

Student ParticipantSummer 2018

“I had an incredible experience learning Chinese. I loved every aspect of the program.”

Student ParticipantSummer 2018