We're currently taking applications for our 7-week residential program.


Session and application dates

SessionApplication Reviewing PeriodFinal Notification DateSession Dates
Spring 2016January 4 - February 19March 4April 4 – May 20
Summer 2016March 21 – April 21May 20June 20 – July 29
Fall 2016June 24 – July 25August 26Sept 26 – Nov 11

Tuition: $9500

Aside from our all-star line of speakers, our tuition covers on-campus accommodation, breakfast every day, transportation for activities, and admission to special events.

Financial Aid

Financial aid is offered based on demonstrated need and entrepreneurial excellence. You will receive a financial aid application upon acceptance if requested.


Women who code

One Full Scholarship for WomenWhoCode members.

Founder of student first.org

Founder of student first.org

Michelle Rhee

One full scholarship for an entrepreneur working in the education/public policy space.

Founder, Indus Basin Holding

Founder, Indus Basin Holding

Aamer Sarfraz

One $5k scholarship for an idea with big social impact.              

YC Partner & Entrepreneur

YC Partner & Entrepreneur

Justin Kan

A full scholarship for someone who is working on a for profit company making a positive social impact.


A $2,000 scholarship exclusively for members of the SoGal community.


Two female friends who apply are both eligible for up to 50% off tuition.

Partner, Fortis General Counsel, LLP

Partner, Fortis General Counsel, LLP

Rob Dang

One $5k scholarship for women in STEM.


Catapult Incubator

A $2,000 scholarship exclusively for Catapult students and alumni.

Managing Director, Draper Dragon Fund

Managing Director, Draper Dragon Fund

Andy Tang

One $5k scholarship for an entrepreneur with a global vision.

Investor & Chairperson, Meera Kaul Foundation

Investor & Chairperson, Meera Kaul Foundation

Meera Kaul

$5k scholarship for a female University graduate with a technical background.

Visa and Travel Plans

If you are applying from abroad, please take into consideration the time required to apply for a visa if you are accepted to Draper University’s boarding program. We STRONGLY advise you submit your application at least 2 months prior to start date in order to allow ample time to apply for a business visitor visa from your home country.


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