WYSE Summer Camps

2022 Summer Camps

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Summer 2022 Camp Offerings

Survey of Engineering Sessions

Wanting to learn more about the different types of engineering available for study or future careers? Sample 10+ Engineering majors or fields by attending any one of these Survey of Engineering camp sessions.

Camp Name
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DatesCamp TypeFor students entering this grade in Fall 2022
What It Takes: Exploring Engineering [CLOSED]6/26 - 7/15Online9 - 12
Discover Engineering [CLOSED]7/17 - 7/23Residential9 - 10
Exploring Your Options [CLOSED]7/10 - 7/16Residential11- 12

3-D (Deeper Dive into a Discipline) Sessions

Take a Deeper Dive into a Discipline (3-D) of Engineering with a full week of focused exploration.

Camp Name
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DatesCamp TypeFor students entering this grade in Fall 2022
Aerospace Engineering [*EAGER] [CLOSED]7/10 - 7/16Residential10 - 12
Illinois Aerospace Institute Session I [CLOSED]6/19 - 6/25Residential9 - 12
Illinois Aerospace Institute Session II [CLOSED]7/17 - 7/23Residential9 - 12
Illinois Aerospace Institute Remote [CLOSED]7/24 - 7/30Online9 - 12
Power of Bioengineering [CLOSED]6/19 - 6/25Residential9 - 12
People Designing for People: Exploring Relationships
Between Human Centered Design & Engineering Session I
[CLOSED]
6/19 - 6/25Residential9 - 12
People Designing for People: Exploring Relationships
Between Human Centered Design & Engineering Session II
[CLOSED]
6/27 - 7/1Local Day camp9 - 12
Mid-GLAM–Materials Science & Engineering [*EAGER] [CLOSED]6/20 - 6/24Local Day camp7 - 9
GEMS-Materials Science & Engineering [*EAGER] [CLOSED]7/24 - 7/30Residential10 - 12
Cracking the Code: Computer Science Explorations [*IDEA] [CLOSED]6/19 - 6/25Residential10 - 12
Saving FACE (Food, Agriculture, Construction, & Environment) Around the World [CLOSED]7/10 - 7/16Residential10 - 12
Exploring Mechanical Science & Engineering [*EAGER] [CLOSED]7/17 - 7/23Residential10 - 12
RoboScape Cybersecurity [*IDEA] [CLOSED]7/17 - 7/23Residential9 - 12
Exploring Nuclear, Plasma, and Radiological Engineering [CLOSED]7/24 - 7/30Residential11 - 12
CURIE: Catalyzing UR Interest in Chemical Engineering [*IDEA] [CLOSED]7/24 - 7/30Residential10 - 12
Exploring the Internet of Things [CLOSED]6/19 - 6/25Residential10 - 12
Tracks to the Future: Railroad Transportation and Engineering [CLOSED]7/11 - 7/15Hybrid10 - 12
Civil & Environmental Engineering: Addressing Societal Challenges [CLOSED]7/24 - 7/30Residential10 - 12
Code a Car Camp [CLOSED]8/1 - 8/5Local Day camp10 - 12

*Find out more about EAGER and IDEA camp tracks on the Summer Camps Frequently Asked Questions page. All are welcome to apply.

“The welcoming environment, the sense of community and friendliness was definitely the best thing about these camps.” ~2020 camper

 

More Summer 2022 STEM Opportunities: (All are welcome to apply)

(Note: Not all of the opportunities below are hosted by Grainger Engineering and/or may have different applications and deadlines. See the individual webpages for full details.)

  • Summer 2022 camps have ended.

“The best part of my summer camp experience has been being challenged to think outside of the box and problem solve!” ~2020 camper