UNA Summer STEM Camps

2019 UNA Summer STEM Camps
Camp #1: Engage in STEM
Camp #2: Engage in STEM
Camp #3: Learn to Program Microcontrollers
Camp #4: Robot Programmming

Robot Programming

Camps #1 and #2 - Engage in STEM

The UNA Summer STEM Camp “Engage in STEM” is designed for high achieving high school students and will take place June 3-5 and June 5-7. Rising juniors, juniors, and seniors may participate. The 3 day/2 night residential camps will incorporate project-based learning, will promote scientific inquiry and the application of mathematics and computing in the context of experimental design, problem solving, technical briefing and report writing. This summer, topics include robotics, astronomy, computer programming, and mathematical applications. Students will build confidence, competence, and community through STEM activities. Students will stay in a university dorm and eat meals on campus.

All camp instructors are members of the UNA math and computer science faculty and camp counselors are math and computer science students.

2019 UNA Summer STEM Camp: Engage in STEM

Camp dates: June 3-5 & June 5-7
Camp location: University of North Alabama
  Room and board included
Students eligible: All high school students including rising Juniors (10th grade)
Registration cost: $275
Registration Deadline: June 1, 2019
  Camps #1 and #2 information for parents and campers

The 2018 Engage in STEM Camps are complete.
Registration will open soon for 2019! Contact us to be added to our email list.


Camps #3 and #4 - UNA STEM Camps Computer Science Edition

UNA Summer STEM Camps “Computer Science Edition” are day camps for middle school and high school students at the University of North Alabama. These camps will meet daily June 10-14. The UNA Summer STEM Camp “Computer Science Edition” is open to all middle school through high school students. Both of the computer science camps are day camps (non-residential).

Camp #3 is Learn to Program Microcontrollers. Campers will experience hands-on programming with modern microcontrollers and simple circuits. Activities include building electronic circuits and creating programs to manipulate the circuits. No prior experience with programming or circuits is required. Camp #3, Learn to Program Microcontrollers, is open to junior high school through high school students (grades 7-12). The camp meets daily from 8:30 until 12:30, June 10-14. Tuition for Camp #3 is $225.

Camp #4 is Robot Programming. The robotic programming camp will feature programming and problem solving with pre-assembled Parallax robots. Activities include creating programs to maneuver the robot and use sensors. No prior programming experience is required. Camp #4, Robot Programming, is open to all middle school through junior high school students (grades 5-9). The camp meets daily from 2:00 until 4:30, June 10-14. Tuition for Camp #4 is $145.

Campers may be registered for both day camps (#3 and #4).

All camp instructors are members of the UNA math and computer science faculty and camp counselors are math and computer science students.

2019 UNA Summer STEM Camp: Computer Science Edition

Camp dates: June 10-14
Camp location: University of North Alabama
  Day camps (non-residential)
Students eligible: Camp #3 Microcontrollers - Grades 7-12
  Camp #4 Robots - Grades 5-9
Registration cost: Camp #3 - Learn to Program Microcontrollers $225
  Camp #4 - Robot Programming $145
Registration Deadline: June 9, 2019
  Camps #3 and #4 information for parents and campers

The 2018 Computer Science STEM Camps are complete.
Registration will open soon for 2019! Contact us to be added to our email list.