Summer at ESF
Summer Semester credit course offerings, Adirondacks opportunites, outreach and additional events
Summer Semester 2016
Four summer terms include online, classroom, and field-based courses for ESF students, visiting college/university students, rising high school seniors, K-12 educators, professionals and lifelong learners.
- Maymester: May 16 - May 27 (2 weeks)
- Summer Session 1: May 23 - July 1 (6 weeks)
- Summer Session 2: July 5 - August 12 (6 weeks)
- Combined Summer Session: May 23 - August 12 (12 weeks)
ESF Events Calendar for Summer, 2016
Many more to come! ESF's summer calendar won't be complete until late April, 2016
May 9 - 11,
May Graduation Champagne Toast
Wednesday, May 11, 2016, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm. Gateway Center.
Candidacy Examination -- Kaira Fuentes Viera
Friday, May 13, 2016, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm. 105 Marshall Hall.
ESF May Commencement
Saturday, May 14, 2016,
ESF/SU Joint Commencement
Sunday, May 15, 2016,
Wednesday, May 18, 2016,
ESFHS Teacher Professional Development Day
Friday, May 20, 2016, 8:00 am - 3:00 pm. Event Space, Gateway Center.
Saturday, May 21, 2016,
ESF Alumni Day at the Syracuse Chiefs!
Sunday, June 26, 2016, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm. NBT Bank Stadium, Syracuse.
Summer Bridge move in and orientation
Sunday, July 10, 2016, Ranger School.
Summer Bridge classes begin
Monday, July 11, 2016,
Summer Bridge classes end
Friday, August 5, 2016,
Sunday, August 14, 2016,
August 14 - 16,
Ranger School Fall Semester
Sunday, August 14, 2016, 257 Ranger School Rd.
Wednesday, August 17, 2016,
Summer 2016 Programs & Opportunities
When spring arrives in 2016, visit the sites of offices below for information on the summer programs they sponsor:
- ESF Outreach
- Cranberry Lake Biological Station
The CLBS hosts four sessions of field biology and other courses offered to currently enrolled ESF students.
- Adirondack Interpretive Center
ESF's Adirondack Interpretive Center offers drop-in hours, lakeside nature trails and a rich slate of yearround programming.
- Ranger School "Summer Bridge Program"
This unique program will provide students who lack the required pre-requisite courses in Trigonometry and/or Biology the opportunity to take these courses just prior to the start of the 2013 academic year.
- NYS DEC Environmental Education Camp at Charles Lathrop Pack Demonstration Forest
The NYSDEC offers an environmental camp for teens in ESF's Pack Forest.