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Apply to Babson Summer Study

« Babson Summer Study for High School Students

Who can apply? 

  • Age requirement: Babson Summer Study is designed for rising high school juniors and seniors. All applicants must be age 16 or older by the start of the program and will graduate in 2021 or 2022 in order to be eligible.
  • English proficiency: Students whose native language is not English must prove sufficient English proficiency by submitting results of the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language), IELTS (International English Language Testing Service) examination, the Duolingo English Test, or the Cambridge Assessment English Qualifications. Students must submit a minimum TOEFL score of 90 or an equivalent score on other assessments.

How do I apply? 

Due to transforming Summer Study into an online program in response to COVID-19, we have reopened applications.

Applications are due by May 15, 2020. Applicants will be notified of their admission decision via email within four business days. Unfortunately, students who applied after April are not eligible for financial aid.

Complete applications include the following:

General Application including three 250-word essays.

A recommendation letter from the applicant's guidance counselor or academic teacher will be required to complete the Summer Study General Application.

Recommendations should be sent by the recommender to

Instructions for sending an electronic copy of your high school/secondary school transcript will be included in the Summer Study General Application.

Transcripts can also be sent via mail or fax to the contact information below:

Babson Summer Study 
231 Forest St
Babson College-Olin Hall 242B
Wellesley, MA 02481

Summer Study Fax Number: 781-239-4480

Applicants must submit a nonrefundable $60 Application Fee or complete the Application Fee Waiver.

How to Pay Application Fee:

  1. Navigate to
  2. Scroll to “Make a Payment”
  3. Select “Babson College - Admissions Applications” under “Make a One-Time Payment”
  4. Click the “Make a One-Time Payment” button
  5. Click “Continue”
  6. Input Student Name then “000” for “SSN or School Student Id”
  7. Click the “+Add Button” next to “Summer Programs Application Fee”
  8. Select the “Continue” button
  9. Select payment method
  10. Enter eCheck or Credit Card payment information
  11. Click “Process Payment” button

Key Dates

Find out the key dates for the Summer Study application and enrollment process.

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Tuition & Financial Aid

Learn what your tuition cost includes and what financial aid options are available.

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Read answers to common questions we hear from students, parents, and educators.

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Email Babson Summer Study or call 781-239-4400.

“Through this program, I learned that literally any problem can be looked at through an entrepreneurial lens. Adopting this perspective and changing your mindset can provide unparalleled value in every aspect for the rest of your life.”

- Julian Brodsky
Fort Collins, Colorado, United States