Summer Admissions + Tuition

Summer Admissions + Tuition

The application for Summer Session 2023 is open! We can’t wait to see you here for a summer filled with unforgettable experiences and learning opportunities that you will take with you for the rest of your life. 

Become a Part of Our Community 

We seek students who love learning, enjoy a challenge, and are ready to move forward academically while also having a fun and unforgettable experience. If this sounds like you, we invite you to apply to attend Cushing Academy Summer Session!



Our Admissions Process

We evaluate applications and make decisions on a rolling basis, but we encourage you to apply early to avoid landing on our waitlist.

Accepted students will receive a packet of information about course selection, transportation, suggested clothing, and other matters.

If you have any questions about our admissions process, please send an email to our Director of Summer Programs, Bob Macioci, at [email protected].


Tuition & Fees

5-Week Session Tuition & Fees
Full Boarding Tuition$9,500
Day Student Tuition$4,000
Required Activity Fee$175
Express and Create students only: Art Supply Fee$350
3-Week Session Tuition & Fees
Full Boarding Tuition$6,500
Day Student Tuition$2,500
Required Activity Fee$125
Express and Create students only: Art Supply Fee$225

A limited amount of financial aid is available. Please inquire: [email protected]

Tuition and any required fees cover the following:

  • All morning program classes and workshops 
  • All afternoon classes and activities
  • All meals
  • Furnished dormitory room (boarding students only)
  • All books and supplies
  • Athletic practice uniforms
  • Health insurance supplement (international students only)
  • Linens (boarding students only)
  • On-campus social and athletic activities
  • Bus transportation for all off-campus activities, events, and excursions 
  • Educational field trips and the Summer Formal

*Note: any ticket/admission charges for optional weekend trips are not included

Optional Services
Airport Pick-up Fee (July 2 only)$75
Airport Drop-off Fee (July 22 and August 4 only)$75

Pay all deposits, tuition balances, and fees through the student and parent portal, MyCushingSummer. You will receive log-in information for MyCushingSummer in the application process.


Questions? Connect With Our Director

Our Director of Summer Programs, Bob Macioci, would love to connect with you! Send him an email at [email protected] or call (978) 827-7700. 

 Bob Macioci
 Director of Summer Programs       

 Cushing Academy Summer Session
 39 School Street
 Ashburnham, MA 01430   

 Phone: (978) 827-7700
 Fax: (978) 827-7087
 [email protected]



Admissions decisions are without regard to race, religion, sex, creed, national origin, or any other protected category under applicable law. Cushing Academy has no restrictions on its admission policy regarding race, sex, creed, national origin, or any other protected category under applicable law. Candidates are judged solely on the basis of references, personal interviews, and school program of studies. We seek students who are seriously interested in preparing for college and who indicate they will be a mature member of the Cushing student body. If you have any questions or concerns, please e-mail the Director at [email protected].