Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy

To ignite and nurture creative, ethical, scientific minds that advance the human condition.

EXCEL 2017 (July 9 - July 28)


Excel is a three-week pre-enrollment program that focuses on skill development and problem solving in mathematics, science, and English, as well as residential living. The Excel program is held on IMSA’s campus for three weeks in July for students already accepted to IMSA.  The following is information concerning the Excel program for the summer of 2017.

The program will begin after the close of the July 9 Orientation program at 7pm in the auditorium.  The program will conclude on July 28 with a closing reception from 10:50am - 11:50am. 

General information

Forms to complete and return

  • Behavioral Contract - Please return to Student Life: Attention Excel (due by June 24) 
  • Health form - should have already been completed with your regular registration materials that were due on May 31.
  • Certification of Health Examination - should be completed with your regular registration materials.  If you have not submitted an exam yet OR if you have not completed an exam after June 1 and before July 8, you may use last year's exam for Excel only.  Please send this along with your other materials.  This is due by June 24.

Any questions or concerns, please contact Ms. Diane Hinterlong (630) 907-5969 or Dr. Bob Hernandez (630) 907-5053