The Science of the Channel Islands

Explore the science of the Channel Islands region while learning about careers and opportunities in science and mathematics.

SSI 2012 crew heads to Santa Cruz Island

Dates and Times for 2014

July 28 through August 15, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Get a jump on your first year of college!

Improve your learning skills in a low-stress supportive and fun environment while earning your first college unit. Activities include fieldtrips, a focus on scientific questioning, writing and math workshops, academic and financial aid advising, and an introduction to many student services available at CSU Channel Islands.

 Exploring pH in a Chemistry lab

Eligibility Requirements:

  •  Incoming first-year CI student
  •  Majoring or considering major in Science or Mathematics
  •  Commitment to attend full institute
  •  Ability to work well in groups

Application Information

Priority application deadline: May 21.

View the application questions


There is no cost! Students must commit to attending the full three-week institute.

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