Dates and Cost
Program Dates: June 18 – August 3, 2018 (7 weeks)
Reporting Dates: Arrive June 17, 2018; Depart August 4, 2018
Location: Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO
Time: Two hours of intensive classroom performance each morning; plus 3-5 hours of self-study in the evening.
Credits: 4 credits from Washington University
Application Priority Deadline: April 30, 2018 with rolling admissions thereafter.
The full tuition for the
SCHOLARSHIPS for COLLEGE STUDENTS, COLLEGE GRADUATES, AND GRADUATING HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS
Many tuition scholarships for graduating high school seniors, college students, and college graduates are available based on both need and merit. Tuition after scholarships will be
HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
Incoming high school sophmores and juniors may be eligible for admission on a case-by-case basis. Apply through the WUSTL High School Summer Scholars Program or WUSTL Early College Scholars Program.
Students are strongly encouraged to live on-campus in the Washington University residence halls. Double rooms are
WUSTL Dining Services is consistently ranked in the nation’s top ten by the Princeton Review. Breakfast,
How the ALLEX Summer Institute at Washington University is organized
Similar Chinese and Japanese intensive summer programs, such as Middlebury, Cornell, Monterey, Harvard, and Princeton programs, cost much more than the ALLEX Summer Institute. The reason we are able to keep our tuition low is
Students in the course will have a language class with a master teacher, interspersed with classes led by one of the training teachers under the supervision of the master teacher. The ALLEX faculty of master teachers includes some of the nation’s top experts in Chinese and Japanese language pedagogy; many have taught in elite Chinese and Japanese language programs. Additionally, each student of Chinese and Japanese will be assigned a teacher-trainee who will work with them individually outside of class when needed.
Because the language class is also serving as a laboratory for the training of language teachers, we are able to offer the class at a lower cost. But because students will have class