Hopkins Engineering Innovation commuter programs help you prepare for college through a four-week on campus experience in various locations across the US, including Ohlone College in Fremont, CA! Join fellow STEM-loving students from across the country and around the globe to preview life as a real engineering undergrad!  


July 1 – 26, 2024; no class on July 4

You will be in class from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily with a 45- to 60-minute break for lunch. Class on Friday is online.


The location of the classes will be posted soon.

Your instructors receive JHU faculty appointments to teach your course. They typically have a PhD and teach college-level courses. Local high school teachers, university graduate students, and former EEI students also assist with the classes serving as teaching fellows and teaching assistants. 

Your class will have between 18 and 24 students, with whom you will work closely in teams of up to four to complete engineering projects. Each course has a 12:1 or fewer student-teacher ratio. 

You will have access to the JHU Sheridan Libraries online resources.

Student Life

Please visit the Ohlone College website to see the campus map. 

There will be about an hour for lunch each day. Students are not to leave campus for lunch. Students can eat in the informal study area in Building 1, level 2, tables located outside building 1, and in the Ohlone Café located in building 4. Summer Hours for the Online Cafe are Monday – Thursday from 9:00 a.m. -1:30 p.m. Ohlone Cafe is located in building 5.

Please visit the Ohlone College website for information about parking permits.  

Please visit the Ohlone College website for information about public transportation to the Fremont campus.  

Please review the Handbook for detailed information about the program.


Please familiarize yourself with our Hopkins Engineering Innovation Pre-College Policies & Services.


Learn about each program or start your application today.