UPDATE as of MAY 2, 2023:  Applications still being accepted!

To apply: 

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Campers, please have ready brief but thoughtful responses to the following questions. Responses must be 3-10 sentences.

  • Why are you interested in attending the Ohio State Philosophy and Critical Thinking Summer Camp?
  • Briefly describe a learning experience from the past few years that was important to you. 

If you have any questions about the application process, please contact us at for more information.


In-Person Sessions

Session I: June 12-16, 9:00am-4:00pm (additional after-camp programming available until 6:30pm)

Session II: June 19-23, 9:00am-4:00pm (additional after-camp programming available until 6:30pm)

Please note that both one-week long sessions present identical content. You will be asked to indicate your preferred session on your application. 


Deadlines and Payment

Applications are considered on a rolling basis after February 1, 2023. 

Learn more about when tuition is due and how to pay for tuition here.


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What to Expect