Summer Business Academy (SBA)

July 24 – August 10, 2017
School of Business, Storrs Campus
8am – 4pm


The Summer Business Academy is a Storrs Campus 3 week day program for up to 25 high-achieving, college-bound students with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher who are interested in pursuing careers in business.

The purpose of the program is to enhance the academic skills and business career focus of targeted students. The academy will focus on careers in business through classroom exposure as well as field visits to various companies and work experience. In addition to academic courses in Mathematics, English and Writing, students will develop their analytical skills, study habits, writing and presentation skills.  Bus transportation, meals, SAT course materials and online resources are provided at no cost.

See samples of “Program Schedule” and “Bus Route Schedule & Times” – (This information is subject to change)

For questions about the program, please contact Seanice Austin, Director at 860-486-4135


Step 1


____  250 word essay on  “A book that has changed your life” Save the essay as MS Word or PDF file and email it to with “2017 Summer Business Academy” in the subject.


Step 2

Participants in the Summer Business Academy will benefit from SAT training, professional exposure, and college life.   For more information please contact:



Step 3

____  Parents and students are required to attend a Parent Orientation in July.  Details about the orientation will be included the acceptance letter.

Application Deadline: FRIDAY, MAY 26th

Incomplete application packets will not be considered

Mailing Address:

University of Connecticut, School of Business

Business Diversity Office

2100 Hillside Road, Unit 1041

Storrs, Connecticut 06269-1041