Pre-College & Fly-in Programs


Visiting campuses is an important part of making your college decision. Most colleges offer weekend programs where students can spend a couple of nights on campus, and get to know the students, faculty and the culture of the college more. Below is a list of colleges that offer travel assistance and programs that provide amazing opportunities for students! Please click on the links to learn more about each program.

Weekend Immersion in Science and Engineering (WISE); Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT); (Cambridge, MA) September 18-20, 2016 / October 2-4, 2016. Application closes on July 17, 2016 (11:59 PM, EST)

Windows on Williams (WOW) Program; Williams College; (Williamstown, MA) September 22-24 and October 13-15. All expenses—including travel and lodging—will be paid for by Williams. Application closes on August 1, 2016

Diversity Overnight Program at Hamilton College
(Clinton, NY) September 18-20 & October 23-25
Application closes on August 5, 2016

Discover Middlebury at Middlebury College; (Middlebury, VT) October 9-11, 2016
Application closes on August 12, 2016

FAST Program at Harvey Mudd College; (Claremont, CA)
September 29-October 1/ November 10-12
Application closes on August 22, 2016.
Grinnell Diversity Preview Program:
The Grinnell Diversity Preview Program offers students the chance to apply for a free trip to visit Grinnell College.
(Grinnell, IA) October 2-3
Application closes on September 12, 2016

Tigers on a Quest & Flyin’ Tigers Weekend at Colorado College (Colorado Springs, CO)
Tigers on a Quest: October 1 – 3
Deadline for Application: August 17, 2016
Flyin’ Tigers Weekend: October 29- 31
Application closes on September 21, 2016

Diversity Open House (DIVOH Weekends) Amherst College (Amherst, MA)
September 24 -26, 2016 / October 15-17, 2016
Application closes August 15, 2016 (5 PM, EST)

Explore Bowdoin at Bowdoin College
(Brunswick, ME) September 15-18, 2016 / November 3-5, 2016
Application for the September session closes August 22, 2016.

Application for the November session closes September 23, 2016,

Future Achievers in Science & Technology (FAST Program) at Harvey Mudd College
(Claremont, CA) September 29-October 1, 2016/ November 10-12, 2016
Application closes on August 22, 2016

Penn Early Exploration Program at the University Of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA) October 9-October 11, 2016

Application closes on September 9, 2016

Colgate in Focus; Diversity Open House at Colgate University (Hamilton, NY) October 23-Ocotober 24, 2016

Application closes on September 19,2016

Voices of Tufts Diversity Experiences at Tufts University (Medford, MA)

Engineering Experience: October 20-October 21, 2016/ Arts & Sciences Experience: October 27- October 28, 2016

Application for Engineering Voices closes on October 6, 2016 & Arts & Sciences Voices closes on October 12, 2016.

Discover Wellessley at Wellesley College (Wellesley, MA)
October 16-17, 2016

For a list of other programs, please visit College Greenlight’s page.

College Fly-In & Diversity Programs for 2016