Summer Launch Academic Readiness Program

Academic Readiness Program

July 10 – 14, 2023

Summer Launch welcomes incoming freshmen into HCU by preparing them academically for the rigors of college and connecting them to students, faculty, and staff before fall classes begin.

Registration and Cost

  • Registration Opens March 1, 2023
  • Cost: $50 (HCU covers majority of cost!)
  • See the refund schedule.

Register for Summer Launch

What should you expect?

At Summer Launch, you will:

    • Experience life as an on-campus resident, spending four nights in the HCU residence halls and eating meals in the Baugh Center
    • Learn time management and study strategies
    • Enjoy the vibrant city of Houston on off-campus excursions
    • Make friends with other incoming freshmen
    • Check out a sample schedule.

If you have any questions, contact us at