Villanova offers a unique summer experience in Southern California. We offer students an opportunity to improve their computer science, ESL and ACT/ SAT prep skills. Located just north of Los Angeles, our summer programs allow students to learn and grow in the tranquil Ojai Valley without sacrificing opportunities to explore Los Angeles during supervised excursions. Some examples of excursions are: Malibu Beach and Hiking Day, El Capitan Theatre and Historic Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywoood, baseball game: Dodgers vs. Orioles at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, Six Flag's Hurricane Harbor Water Park, hiking at nearby Los Padres National Forest, local Farmers Market and Downtown Ojai, surfing and beach trips and Santa Barbara Mission and Downtown Santa Barbara. Students will also be able to actively participate in a variety of electives during our Villanova Summer Academy. A few examples of electives are: adventure and outdoor Skills, sports, the arts and journalism.