Summer Advantage

Message from the Director

Get Ahead. Stay Ahead. Summer Advantage.  

According to the post-session survey of 2019 Summer Advantage participants:

* 97% rate Summer Advantage “excellent” or “very good”. 

* 97% recommend Summer Advantage for all incoming freshmen.

* 100%  agreed that Summer Advantage helps them “Get Ahead and Stay Ahead” at HPU.

Class of 2024, now it’s your turn. Your once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience the extraordinary Summer Advantage, happening June 29 – July 24 on the stunning campus of High Point University. Summer Advantage opens the doors to everything our transformational Premier Life Skills University has to offer- all the experiences, excitement, enthusiasm and excellence. During Summer Advantage, you will Get Ahead and Stay Ahead, empowering your academics by earning up to 8 credits, working with your Success Coach and gaining knowledge from our world-class faculty. You’ll also empower your confidence as you make wonderful friends, learn new skills and feel right at home at High Point University, even before Fall semester actually begins. Summer Advantage is your opportunity to discover, explore and expand your awareness of our University and your own remarkable capabilities.
The future is yours. The future is now. This is the time. You are the person. Welcome to High Point University. Welcome to Summer Advantage. Welcome home.

Jim Scott ’85

Director of Summer Advantage
Asst. Professor of the Practice of Communication, Nido R. Qubein School of Communication
Summer Advantage Faculty member

Contact Summer Advantage

Available: Mon-Fri 8:30am-5:00pm
High Point University 2019 Summer Advantage

Registration for Summer Advantage 2019 is on NOW! High Point University's unique advancement program for incoming freshmen, Summer Advantage helps you Get Ahead and Stay ahead, with up to 8 credits before Fall semester begins. It really is a must-do at HPU! To learn more, visit

Posted by HPU Summer Advantage on Sunday, March 17, 2019