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You’re Invited to HPU’s Innovation Summit!
Congratulations! You’re invited to High Point University’s Innovation Summit!
You’re a bright student who worked hard in high school, and it shows. To support your future growth, we invite you to attend HPU’s Innovation Summit, where you’ll increase your merit scholarship by $10,000 over four years as a High Point Scholar. You’ll also meet and learn from the co-founders of Apple Computer or Netflix. What other high school student in the country can say they’ve received an invitation like this one?!

You’ll also get to know HPU’s President, Dr. Nido Qubein, who cares about HPU students and is a regular presence on campus. AND you’ll meet and learn from HPU alumni to see what your life can be like after attending HPU. Spoiler alert: They work as doctors and lawyers and at companies such as Google, Amazon, MLB, NBA, Rolling Stone and more.

Be sure to register TODAY as these events always fill up fast. Plus, HPU has received more applications than ever before this year, so it’s important to register for your preferred date today and secure your scholarship opportunity.

Secure Your Spot!


Students and Parents

4:30 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.
Check-In, Welcome Dinner and Entertainment


Students and Parents

8:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Breakfast and Panel

10:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Sessions, campus tours and reception events

Innovation Summit Video Tips




Schedule for Innovation Summit

January 30-31

Innovation Summit I - Jan. 29-30
Innovation Summit I - Jan. 29-30
Featuring Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak, HPU's Innovator in Residence. Register for your chance to meet and learn from him!
Innovation Summit II - Feb. 19-20
Innovation Summit II - Feb. 19-20
Featuring Netflix Co-Founder Marc Randolph, HPU's Entrepreneur in Residence. Register for your chance to meet and learn from him!

Explore a campus recognized as the #1 most innovative college in the south by US News & World Report for 8 consecutive years.

US News 2020 Most Innovative



Learn about the 4 pillars that define HPU’s distinctive learning model:

Life Skills
Values for Life and Character Development
Experiential Learning
Innovative Curriculum



Meet global thought leaders like Netflix Co-Founder Marc Randolph and Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak.



The true value of an education that prepares you for the world as it is going to be. From life skills to expertise in your major.



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