North Dakota Governor’s School

The North Dakota Governor’s School, an intensive six-week program, is FREE to all North Dakota public school sophomores and juniors. Private and home-school students can make arrangements to attend for free through their local public school district. North Dakota State University faculty offer highly concentrated instruction through classroom experiences, discussion groups, labs, field trips, and other activities. Typical Governor's School assignments include reading, journaling, conducting research and collaborative projects. Evenings and weekends are reserved for recreational and fine arts activities. There is one mid-session break over the July 4th holiday.