Summer Admissions + Tuition

Summer Admissions + Tuition

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].


2024 Tuition & Fees

5-Week Session Tuition & Fees
Full Boarding Tuition$9,850
Day Student Tuition$4,125
Required Activity Fee$175
International Health Insurance Fee*$350
Express and Create students only: Art Supply Fee$350
3-Week Session Tuition & Fees
Full Boarding Tuition$6,750
Day Student Tuition$2,600
Required Activity Fee$125
International Health Insurance Fee*$225
Express and Create students only: Art Supply Fee$225

*Families residing outside of the U.S. are required to purchase a Health Insurance policy provided through Cushing Academy for the duration of the 5-week or 3-week program. Families residing in the U.S. are required to provide proof of insurance/health care coverage after they have enrolled, to be validated by our health center staff.

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
  • 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: ticket/admission charges for optional weekend trips are not included.

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

Optional Services
Airport Pick-up Fee (June 30 only)$75
Airport Drop-off Fee (July 20 and August 2 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, Chris Roy, would love to connect with you! Send him an email at [email protected] or call (978) 827-7700. 




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].