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CU Science Discovery offers a variety of hands-on STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) camps for kids ages 5-18.

All summer camps feature:

  • Hands-on activities that are engaging and informative
  • Opportunities to explore current CU science
  • Fun and exciting topics representing a range of STEM disciplines
  • Enthusiastic, knowledgeable, and experienced instructors, including CU faculty, graduate and undergraduate scientists
  • University equipment, laboratories and resources

High School Workshops
Science Discovery offers intensive 1-2 week summer workshops for high school students. Workshops provide unique opportunities for older students to work in CU laboratories, interact with CU scientists, and explore STEM careers. Summer 2015 High School Workshops include:

  • Biotechnology
  • Creative Communications: Infographic Design
  • Creative Technologies
  • Electromagnetism
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Materials Science: Biomimcry
  • Materials Science: Biopolymers
  • Med School Experience
  • Medical Research Matters
  • Microbiology
  • Mountain Research Experience
  • Optical Engineering

Camps in Denver
Science Discovery brings hands-on summer STEM to two Denver locations:

  • Community College of Denver, Auraria Campus
  • Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora

New Camps in 2015 Include:

  • AnatoME: Humerus-ly Integrating Physiology and Structure
  • Birds, Beaks and Beyond
  • Buzzing Beyond the Hive
  • Citizen SciGirls
  • Craft Technology
  • Engineering is Everywhere
  • Flora Festival
  • Front Range GeoVentures
  • Girls in STEM: Craft Technology
  • Girls in STEM: Creative Coders
  • Girls in STEM: Model Rockets
  • Kid Coders
  • Medieval Siege
  • Modern Material Marvels
  • Next Olympian: The Science of Sports
  • Programming with Python
  • SciKids
  • Sound Hackers
  • Spy School
  • UCAR Weather Experience


CU Science Discovery offers quick and easy online registration with immediate email confirmation.  You may also register for summer camps over the phone, in person, or by mail.  Please visit our Registration Information page for more details.