Click the cover image at left to download our 2018 Summer Camp brochure, which includes a schedule of all summer programs.




CU Science Discovery offers a variety of hands-on STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) camps and high school classes for students ages 5-18.

All summer camps feature:

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

New Camps in 2018 Include:

  • All Day Science Fun Options for Ages 6-8
  • Coding Adventures with Dot and Dash: Animal Rescue Mission
  • Designing with Empathy
  • Get Moving at the CU Boulder Rec Center!
  • Intro to Coding with Apple Swift
  • Paper Engineering: Handmade Animations
  • Specdrums: Turning Color Into Sound
  • VetMed

High School Classes 
Science Discovery offers intensive week-long summer classes for high school students. These classes provide unique opportunities for older students to work in CU laboratories, interact with CU scientists, and explore STEAM careers. Our summer 2018 High School classes include:

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Air Car Engineering
  • Biomedical Research Bootcamp
  • Castle Ballistics
  • Forensic Science
  • From Poisons to Potions: The Science of Toxicology and Pharmacology
  • Geochemistry: Understanding Climate Change
  • Girls in STEM Maker Space: RedBot Robotics
  • Maker Space: RedBot Robotics
  • Medical Student Experience
  • Microbes: Pathogens and Protectors
  • Microbiology
  • Mission to the Edge of Space
  • Mountain Research Experience
  • Remote Sensing
  • We Share Solar: Creating Solutions for the Developing World

High School Classes in Denver
Science Discovery brings experiential STEM learning to the Anschutz Medical Campus in Denver.

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.