Exploring Your Options Camp

The 2020 Camp Application is Currently Closed.
Please contact us with any questions.

For rising 11th-12th graders

  • Session 1: July 12th – 18th, 2020

  • Session 2: July 26th – August 1st, 2020

Exploring Your Options (EYO) is a week-long, residential program that introduces rising juniors and seniors to the varied disciplines of engineering.  EYO takes place at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, providing campers with the opportunity to interact with engineering students and faculty during the lessons and hands-on activities developed by the departments in The Grainger College of Engineering.


Get a taste of each of the following engineering fields:

• Aerospace Engineering
• Agricultural Engineering
• Bioengineering
• Chemical Engineering
• Civil Engineering
• Computer Science
• Electrical & Computer Engineering
• Industrial Systems Engineering
• Material Science and Engineering
• Mechanical Science and Engineering
• Nuclear, Plasma, and Radiological Engineering

Due to its popularity, this camp is offered twice during the summer to provide more students with the opportunity to attend.

From previous years: 

“The best thing about WYSE camp is the people that I was able to meet here and get close with. It also gave me plenty of opportunity to really dive deep into all the different disciplines in the engineering field.” ~2019 EYO camper