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Morehead State's Summer Success Academy will help students develop the learning habits that will promote college success. This selective program is a five-week intensive academic program designed to help students transition from high school to college successfully. Admissions preference is give to students who have not earned any college credit during high school. During this rigorous program students will:
  • Complete an extensive academic orientation
  • Complete leadership training
  • Six college credits (two classes).
  • While this is an academically focused program, social activities will also be planned.
Themes to be covered in the program include connectedness, growth mindset, self-management, professional identity, cultural competency, and academic capabilities.

2022 Cost

  • Program cost: $500
The program fee is a discounted package flat rate for all participants in the Summer Success Academy Program. It covers meals, tuition (6 credits), books and fees for all students. Housing is also covered in this flat rate for students choosing to reside on campus.

The Summer Success Academy Program is an intensive five week program. Students will be expected to participate in activities from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on weekdays with some required weekend activities. Living on campus is not a requirement of this program, but is strongly encouraged.
Optional outings and activities are planned for the weekends at no additional cost to the students.


June 26 – July 29, 2022

Additional Information

For more information, contact The Office of Retention and Academic Advising at 606-783-2084.

Covid-19 Protocols

All university COVID-19 protocols will be followed during the Summer Success Academy. All participants will be briefed at the beginning of the program on the most up to date protocols that will be in place for the program.
It is recommended at participants get COVID-19 tested 7-10 days before arriving on campus.
You can see current university protocols and procedures at :


  1. Apply for admission to Morehead State University.
  2. Apply for admission to the Success Academy.
  3. Pay your enrollment deposit to Morehead State University. No additional deposit is required for participation in the Summer Success Academy.