Summer Programs for High School Students

Summer Programs for High School Students


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The Appalachian State University Youth Language & Leadership Academy (AppStateYLLA) is a competitive, rigorous, and fun academic program that helps students improve their English language proficiency and prepares them for university life in the United States. YLLA is for students 15-18 years old and runs from mid-June to mid-July. 

The program provides 

  • English language lessons
  • Academic workshops
  • Interaction with US students
  • Leadership development
  • Introduction to US university life

Click here to learn more about our 2022 program from June 18-July 16, 2022! 

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