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  • COVID-19 information for the ATDP community March 17, 2020 - This announcement will reflect the latest updates as the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak develops. At this time, there are no plans to cancel any ATDP Elementary Division or Secondary Division programs for summer 2020. Read more...

Secondary Division

June 22 – July 31, 2020
for students completing grades 7–11

Unlike many other summer programs, ATDP offers courses that focus on acquisition of deep knowledge in a single topic. Classes are held two or three days per week on the UC Berkeley campus. Browse the SD catalog for individual course schedules, tuition fees, and descriptions. Learn more about the Secondary Division.

Program dates
June 22 to July 31, 2020
See timeline below and our full SD calendar for important dates & deadlines
Daily schedule
Morning classes meet 8:30 AM to 12 noon
Afternoon classes meet 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Already accepted and planning to attend? Here's what you should know.

W Jan 1

Applications officially open!

W Feb 5

Early application deadline

See details

W Mar 4

Standard application deadline

See details

Sat May 16

Math placement testing

W May 27

Extended application deadline

See details

Sun Jun 7

Orientation

M Jun 22

Classes begin

F Jul 3

Holiday: no class!

F Jul 31

Classes end

Elementary Division

July 13 – 31, 2020
for students completing grades K–6

Our Elementary Division courses unite teachers who love to teach with students who love to learn. Classes are held four days per week (Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays) at Washington Elementary School in Point Richmond, with optional activities on Wednesdays. Browse the ED catalog for individual course descriptions and tuition fees. Learn more about the Elementary Division.

Program dates
July 13 to 31, 2020
See timeline below and our full ED calendar for important dates & deadlines
Daily schedule
Morning classes meet 8:30 AM to 12 noon
Afternoon classes meet 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Already accepted and planning to attend? Here's what you should know.

W Jan 1

Applications officially open!

W Feb 19

Early application deadline

See details

W Mar 25

Standard application deadline

See details

Th Jun 11

Extended application deadline

See details

W Jun 17

Full refund deadline

See details

Sat Jul 11

Orientation

M Jul 13

Classes begin

F Jul 31

Classes end

Global Programs

for international schools and partner organizations
 

ATDP's Global Programs are offered for student groups from sponsored international schools and organizations. Each session is specially designed in collaboration with our international partners. See our calendar for currently scheduled Global Programs.

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