Frequently Asked Questions

What is Summer Honors Institute?

Long Island University’s Summer Honors Institute is a virtual program and an exciting opportunity for students to choose from a variety of diverse educational programs while enjoying a unique glimpse into the remarkable college experience available at LIU.

Who is eligible for the program?

The program is for rising high school seniors.

Is there a fee to attend Summer Honors Institute?

The only direct cost to students is a $50 course fee.

What are the expected hours of the program?

Sunday evening through Tuesday evening.

What technology will be required to participate?

Internet access and zoom software for video conferencing.

Will I receive a certificate upon completion?

All students who complete the Summer Honors Institute will receive a certificate of completion.

What if I have more questions?

If you have more questions during Summer Honors Institute, feel free to call the Dean of Students office between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. weekdays at 516-299-2900 or email us at