Summer 2017 Catalog Cover


Our summer 2017 program has concluded. Looking to get an idea of what to expect next summer? Click the cover image to download our 2017 Summer catalog. Our summer 2018 catalog will be available late winter 2018. 



Get a behind-the-scenes look at our Summer Camp program through our 2016 Summer Report

CU Science Discovery offers a variety of hands-on STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) camps for kids 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

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 STEAM careers. Our summer 2017 High School Workshops included:

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Air Car Engineering
  • Artistic Coding
  • Biomedical Research
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Forensic Science
  • Geochemistry: Understanding Climate Change
  • Introduction to Web Design
  • Med School Experience
  • Medical Research Matters
  • Microbiology
  • Mission to the Edge of Space
  • Mountain Research Experience
  • Neuroscience
  • Pharmacy School Experience

Camps in Denver
Science Discovery brings experiential STEM learning to the Anschutz Medical Campus in Denver.

New Camps in 2017 Included:

  • Art-Bots
  • Build a Better Book
  • Cardboard Carnival
  • Digital Animation
  • EcoExplorers
  • Engineering the Future
  • Explore the Force: The Science of Star Wars
  • Forest Ecology
  • Girls in STEM: Engineering Smart Stuffies
  • LEGO Circus
  • LEGO Superhero Challenge
  • Maker Space: Creative Inventions
  • Maker Space: RedBot Robotics
  • Maker Space: Sails and Rails
  • Minecraft II: Advanced Mods
  • Paint and Pixels: Innovative iPad Art
  • Pixel Power: Bloxels Video Game Design
  • Robot Lab: Coding Fundamentals
  • Science of Pokémon Go
  • SciGirls Code: Awesome Apps
  • SciGirls Code: e-Textiles
  • SciGirls Code: Robotics
  • Spa Science
  • Tactile Mathematics
  • Tinker Time

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.