Academic excellence is a cornerstone of Valparaiso University’s worldwide reputation as a leading university. Our distinguished faculty’s first priority is teaching and mentoring. Our diverse, high-caliber student body offers a variety of perspectives that enhances our community. Add small classes, hands-on learning, high-tech resources and team building. The result is an atmosphere rich in inquiry and engagement across disciplines, and a comprehensive education that propels students to becoming global leaders.
We have created an academic program centered on global leadership. Each of the eleven tracks has a focus on the leadership skills and responsibilities needed to be successful. Students can choose their area of interest from
Academic tracks are graded Pass, No Pass. Students receive a Summer Global Leadership Institute "Certificate of Achievement" to utilize in the future, after the completion of the program.
We invite you to explore our various academic tracks. Then contact us with your questions. We look forward to helping you become a part of an enriching and exciting summer program!