High School Summer Program

The Roots & History of American Liberty

July 25, 2015 –  August 5, 2015

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Rising high school juniors, seniors, and talented sophomores are invited to earn college credit with Hillsdale faculty in an intensive two-week summer travel seminar on the origins and development of the American experiment of liberty under law.

Course study begins on the Hillsdale College campus in southern Michigan and continues at the College’s Allan P. Kirby, Jr. Center for Constitutional Studies and Citizenship. Interim destinations include:

  • Philadelphia
  • Gettysburg
  • Washington’s Mount Vernon
  • Jefferson’s Monticello

Featured faculty include:

  • Dr. Larry P. Arnn, Hillsdale College President, Professor of History
  • Dr. Paul Moreno, Director of Academic Programs for the Allan P. Kirby Jr. Center, Associate Professor of History

A $2,390 course fee includes:

  • tuition fees for three academic credits
  • airport shuttles to and from Hillsdale
  • private bus and other land travel
  • housing
  • daily breakfasts and dinners
  • all site fees



A complete application is encouraged no later than April 1, 2015; however, applications will be accepted until the course reaches capacity.