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California State Summer School for Mathematics and Science (COSMOS)

This exciting program is designed specifically for talented and motivated high school students. The California State Summer School for Mathematics and Science [COSMOS] is a 4-week residential summer program open to entering ninth through exiting twelfth-grade high school students with demonstrated interest and achievement in math and science.

This intensive experience is intended to encourage the brightest and most promising young minds to continue their interest in these fields. COSMOS provides students with an unparalleled opportunity to work side-by-side with outstanding UC San Diego faculty and researchers, covering topics extending beyond the typical high school curriculum. Financial assistance is available to students with demonstrated financial need.

COSMOS at UC San Diego places a strong emphasis on technology and engineering, in addition to mathematics and science, and is administered through the Jacobs School of Engineering.

Learn more about the UC San Diego COSMOS