UPDATED Policy Debate for Current Freshmen, Sophomores, and Juniors
7-Week Policy Debate Online Program: June 26 – August 8, 2020 for $2,000
4-Week Policy Debate Online Program: June 26 – July 25, 2020 for $1,400
1-Week Policy Debate Online Program: We are unable to host a 1-Week program this summer.
Once You Have Been Accepted
Upon acceptance, a $700 non-refundable tuition deposit will be required within 10 business days in order to reserve your spot in the Debate Institute.
If you are applying for Financial Aid from the NHSI you will not be required to make a deposit until you have been notified of your aid award.
The Northwestern environment provided me with lessons as well. I was able to meet other students from a variety of different backgrounds, and gained connections that I still keep in contact with. I was able to learn a lot about independence and responsibility because I had to live in a college setting.”
- There is a $50 application fee
- Students must provide their own transportation to and from the Institute
- Optional spending money for the occasional meal off campus, souvenirs, etc.