Spartan Youth Programs Overview

Spartan Youth Programs displays a wide range of exciting opportunities for youth to improve their knowledge in specific subject areas. Programs are available to serve all age ranges from pre-kindergarten to high school.

Browse the site to find descriptions of programs that interest you and your child. Each description includes complete contact information for your convenience. To register for a specific program, simply go to that program's Web site.

With well over 200 different programs covering topics in agriculture, art, business, computers, engineering, math, music, science, sports, study abroad, and writing, MSU is sure to have a program for every student. Pre-college programs are an excellent way for students to explore potential majors or careers while being introduced to the college environment.

  • Programs are offered during the summer and during the school year.
  • Several programs offer high school students the opportunity to earn college credit.
  • Many programs offer students the opportunity to stay on the MSU campus during the program.
  • Financial Aid is available for some programs.


The MSU Family Resource Center (FRC) maintains a guide on things that your family can do at MSU. View the Things to Do at MSU Activity Guide for Families.

Visit the FRC Web site where you will find information about FRC services and community resources.

Help & Support

The Spartan Youth Programs Web site is maintained by University Outreach and Engagement (UOE). UOE achieves MSU's land-grant mission by bringing the benefits of University knowledge to the public.

For more information:

E-mail Spartan Youth Programs at youth@msu.edu

For assistance any time:

Call the toll-free 24-hour MSU Libraries, Computing, and Technology Helpline at 1-800-500-1554.

Spartan Youth Programs Brochure

Spartan Youth Programs Brochure

Download the Spartan Youth Programs brochure