Program Locations


Program Dates and Locations


Session Dates


8th grade

June 14–19, 2020

ASU West 

9th grade

May 31– June 5, 2020 (Session One)

ASU Polytechnic 

9th grade

June 7–12, 2020 (Session Two)

ASU Polytechnic

10th grade

May 31– June 12, 2020 (Session One)

ASU Tempe

10th grade

June 14–26, 2020 (Session Two)

ASU Downtown Phoenix

*Students participating in the rising 9th and 10th grade program are invited to attend Session one OR two.

BSS is a Residential Progam

Students will spend the night in the residence halls for the duration of Barrett Summer Scholars. Roommate assignments are made by BSS staff prior to the program start dates. There are single gender floors and/or sections in the residence halls. Students are not permitted to visit the floors and/or sections where they do not reside. Staff will reside on the sides with participants of the same gender. Students and parents are able to make accommodation requests. All accommodation requests are taken into account during the roommate assignment process. Special requests for roommate assignments will not be accommodated.Barrett Summer Scholars will work with individual student to ensure their housing accommodations support their needs. The option for Gender Inclusive Housing is available at all Barrett Summer Scholars programs. Students requesting a Gender Inclusive Housing option must contact the Barrett Summer Scholars administrative office via email at to speak with one of our staff about this request.