Accelerated Learning Program (ALP)

Provided by
Wisconsin Center for Academically Talented Youth

The Accelerated Learning Program (ALP) engages talented students from across Wisconsin, the nation, and the world at the prestigious University of Wisconsin–Madison. ALP is an intense, three-week summer camp designed to push students to the next academic level while housing them in an intimate learning environment. Students enroll in a single course for an in-depth experience. Students have the opportunity to work with their school to receive high school credit for each course.

ALP At-A-Glance
Grade Level - 9-12
Instructional Hours - 105

For information about specific classes and more, please visit our website (


Financial Information • Cost: Residential ($3600), Commuter ($2500), International ($4400) • Application Fee: $60 (Non-Refundable) • Financial Aid Available
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COVID-19 Update: Due to the ongoing situation with COVID-19, all WCATY summer programs have been cancelled. 2021 information will be updated in the fall. For full registration information, please visit:
All UW-Madison buildings are ADA accessible.