This summer chemistry program is offered to qualified high school students, who have completed either their junior or sophomore year, and have one or more years of chemistry completed. Eight hours of credit are awarded. This credit will be applied toward University of Utah graduation requirements. It will satisfy the general education requirement in the physical and life sciences and it is also transferable credit.

Who: Qualified high school students who have completed sophomore or junior year and completed at least one year of chemistry

When: Summer

Where: Chemistry Department

Contact: For more information, please contact Professor Jeff Statler, Department of Chemistry at (801) 581-6681 or e-mail at

Program Admission: Admission into the program requires a nomination from the student’s high school chemistry teacher. Utah high school chemistry teachers are contacted in January of each year. Scholarships are given based on nominations and program deadlines.