JBU Summer Academy

Spend a Week Studying on Campus

John Brown University is excited to invite you to the upcoming Summer Academy series for high school students.  Students will explore in-depth a specific field of study at John Brown University. JBU is also a fun place, so naturally you will experience the fun side of living on campus for a week and experiencing some of the things that make Northwest Arkansas an incredible place to live and study! 

The Details

Students will be paired with other summer academy students in a residence hall.

Summer Academy is a casual event, so wear comfortable, casual clothes...like you would at school.  More detailed information will be provided as necessary for each individual academy.

Transportation is available to/from Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport (XNA) and Tulsa International Airport (TUL) upon request. You must notify the Academic Partnerships office at least 2 weeks before the start date of the Academy and pay the fee ($10 each way) to use this shuttle service. 

Please save the following PDFs to your computer before completing them. You may submit them via email as directed on each form:

If you prefer to print the forms to mail, fax, or scan and email them, please use the following documents:

Mailing Address: John Brown University, Attn: Academic Partnerships, 2000 W. University St., Siloam Springs, AR 72761 


Check out each individual Academy for costs. Academy registration fees will cover all meals, supplies, and activities from Sunday night - Saturday morning of the academy. There is an additional fee for housing on-campus.

Packing List

  • Clothes
  • Toiletries
  • Towel, washcloth/loofa
  • Bedding for a twin bed
  • Pillow
  • Pencils, pens, paper

 Engineering Academy Specific:

  • Swimsuit
  • Earbuds or headphones
  • Long pants (For Power Plant Tour)
  • Closed Toe Shoes (For Power Plant Tour)


  • Laptop or Tablet
  • Camera
  • Workout clothes
  • Spending money for evening outings