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Manhattan Pre-College Science and Mathematics Camp

This immersive experience is designed for students who are passionate about science and mathematics and eager to explore these fields beyond the classroom.

The Camp is on the Manhattan College campus, conveniently located in New York City. Campers have complete access to Manhattan College, including our classrooms, labs, and library.

The program runs from Monday, August 5, to Thursday, August 8, 2024, from 10 am to 3:00 pm (except during field trips). The camp serves students in 10th, 11th, or 12th grade.

Click this link to join one of our upcoming information sessions to learn more about each program our program.

Our program offers a unique blend of hands-on experiments, interactive lectures, and fun-filled activities with tangible outcomes that will ignite participants’ curiosity and deepen their understanding of the scientific world. Participants will have the opportunity to delve into various topics, from physics and chemistry to biology and mathematics, all under the guidance of our experienced faculty.

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    How much does the Camp cost?

    Check our tuition fees below. If you plan to live on campus, review our residential add-on option below.

    Does the Camp offer financial aid?

    Our camp offers several options to support parents with their financial situations. Please get in touch with us to discuss your financial case.


    Where is the Camp located?

    We are located in Riverdale, west of Van Cortlandt Park. Our Camp is conveniently located one and a half blocks from the NYC subway (#1 train at 242nd Street) and close to several major highways. All children will stay on campus.

    Can we visit the Camp before signing up?

    We are not running in-person camp visits. Please join our virtual meetings to learn more about our Camp.

    What is security and safety like at the Camp?

    Security and safety are our top priorities in Camp. Our camp faculty will accompany participants at all times times.

    What should participants wear to the Camp?

    Campers should wear comfortable shoes. Sneakers are highly recommended—no flip-flops or Crocs.

    Who makes up the camp staff?

    Our camp staff comprises professionals with experience in education, Manhattan College faculty, and Manhattan College students may also support daily activities.

    Does the camp offer field trips?

    All the activities and classes will be on campus and in our Manhattan College labs. There are two field trips included on the tuition of this program. Participants may use public transportation to travel to those locations. Participants are always with our faculty during the commute.

    Can I cancel my child’s registration?

    The registration fee is non-refundable. If you have paid for Camp and, for some reason, you decide not to continue coming, please email us at, and we can discuss your situation.

    Does the Camp provide lunch and snacks?

    Unless the participant is registered to our add-on residential option living on campus, we do not provide lunch or snacks to participants.

    Do you provide housing?

    Yes, we do. We provide a residential add-on option, which includes on-campus housing, three meals at our cafeterias, and fun extracurricular activities.

Activity Descriptions:

Astronomy: Explore the mysteries of the universe, from celestial bodies to cosmic phenomena, in our interactive Astronomy program.

Biology: Dive into the intricate world of life sciences, studying everything from microscopic cells to complex ecosystems in our Biology program.

Biochemistry: Uncover the chemical processes that drive life on Earth, blending biology and chemistry in our engaging Biochemistry program.

Chemistry: Discover the building blocks of matter, conduct exciting experiments, and learn about chemical reactions in our Chemistry program.

Computer Science: Delve into the digital world, learning programming languages and exploring artificial intelligence in our Computer Science program.

Mathematics: Unravel the beauty of numbers and patterns, enhancing problem-solving skills and logical thinking in our Mathematics program.

Physics: Understand the fundamental laws that govern our universe, studying forces, energy, and matter in our Physics program.



Monday 8/5

Tuesday 8/6

Wednesday 8/7

Thursday 8/8

Morning (10-12)


Chemistry and Biochemistry

Computer Science

Physics and Astronomy

Afternoon (1-3)


Field trip to the NY Hall of Science


Field trip to MoMath (National Museum of Mathematics)

Program Dates in 2024:

Monday, August 5 - Thursday, August 8, 2024


Tuition: $1,200

Registration fee: a $100 non-refundable fee must be paid when registration is submitted.


  • Certificate of completion
  • Classes
  • Field trip to the NY Hall of Science
  • Field trip to MoMath (National Museum of Mathematics)
  • Manhattan College gift



If you plan to stay at our dorms, have full meals at our cafeterias, visit iconic NYC places, and have a campus experience, check out our weekly residential add-on here.


If you have any questions or need more information, please don't hesitate to contact us. We're here to help you every step of the way. Email us at