Co-Ed Summer Workshops for High School Students

At Carlow, we offer two fun, fast-paced summer workshops for high school students, Prepare to Care and Summer Science Nation! 

Whether you are interested in pursuing a career in healthcare or science, you will interact with and learn from professionals in those fields. 

Learn more about Prepare To Care and Summer Science Nation.

PLEASE NOTE: Prepare to Care 2018 is full. If you would like to be added to the waiting list, please contact Laurie Petty at 412.578.8851 or

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Dates of Upcoming Workshops: June 26-29, 2018

Information for Parents and Students:

Drop Off in Carlow University main driveway - June 26, 2018 8:30 AM -- on Fifth Avenue  

Pick Up - June 29, 2018 12:15 PM -- On Campus in front of Frances Warde Hall (Purple Awnings)

Location: *Enter Carlow's campus from Fifth Avenue, turn right up the driveway at the Carlow University sign and look for the purple awnings of Frances Warde Hall.  You can continue to pull up in front of the University Commons Building on the right to park also.

Itineraries from last year (these do not necessarily reflect 2018's activities!):

Prepare to Care
Summer Science Nation


Student Information Sheet
Student Visitor Policy
Lab Activity Form

Prepare to Care 2016

Discover The Healthcare Field

If you’ve ever found yourself wondering how the human body works or how you could improve someone’s health or quality of life, the Prepare to Care workshop is for you. Learn more.     

Summer Science Nation 2016

Is Science For You?

Have a fascination with biology, chemistry and physics, and wondering how you might make an impact on the world? If you answered yes then Summer Science Nation is for you! Learn more.