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San Rafael, CA 94901

P: 415.485.3255




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Odyssey Programs

The Odyssey Program at Dominican University of California is an innovative program designed specifically for academically gifted and creatively talented students, grades 2–9, from Marin’s public and independent schools. Each course is age appropriate and curricula are activity based.

Summer Odyssey Logo 2010

Application materials deadline extended until May 31st. 

Odyssey Program classes are conducted on the 80-acre Dominican campus in San Rafael. Classrooms are large and well-equipped. Odyssey Program teachers and students can take full advantage of the University’s sylvan beauty for nature walks, outdoor adventures and contemplative moments.

Participants will be selected on the basis of their academic abilities, creativity, talent and a keen desire to explore and learn.

See specific Odyssey Program pages for applications, schedules and course descriptions.

In addition, Dominican Sports Camps offer Summer Odyssey campers an afternoon session for an additional cost. Learn more about our Sports Camps. To register for the afternoon sports portion of Summer Odyssey, please call 415.482.3543. 



Admission Requirements

Students are selected based on academic performance and creativity. The admissions packet to be returned by the parent should include the application form (including standardized achievement scores for third grade and above), and a sample of the student's work such as creative writing, and art project, or a science experiment.The teacher should send in the teacher recommendation form. All documents must be submitted before the application deadlines for individual programs.


Odyssey Staff


Ted Stoeckley, Program Director


Ari Adduci, Program Assistant


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