Engineering camp

Our engineering camps provide students with a glimpse into their possible future as engineers through hands-on activities such as building and testing bridges, blasting bottle rockets and more.

Virtual Engineering Summer Camps

Our virtual engineering camps are live, interactive, social programs that offer a great way to fuel your child’s passion for engineering. Meet online with University of Nevada, Reno engineering students and other campers. Our virtual camps are a great way to learn the engineering design process and sharpen new math and science skills. These camps offer a high-quality curriculum delivered by University of Nevada, Reno engineering faculty and students in a fun engaging way.

What Our Virtual Camps Offer

Focused-Learning Time: 5 hours of virtual interaction with live instruction.

Community Builders & Breaks: Our day includes icebreakers, energizers, and breaks to keep campers engaged!

High-Quality Instruction: Content is developed by University of Nevada, Reno engineering faculty and engineering students. 

Social Interaction: Campers will participate in group discussions and icebreaker activities.

Due to the uncertainty of COVID-19, we have made the decision to continue with our virtual engineering camps. We will be hosting a Virtual Engineering Everywhere, Level 1 camp for 12-14-year-olds and a Virtual Engineering Exploration, Level 2 camp for 15-18-year-olds. These camps are introductions to engineering and include many of our engineering majors. We utilize Zoom, FlipGrid, pre-recorded videos and live interactive sessions for participants. 

Cost: $200

Registration will be available Monday, February 8th.

Refund Policy: If you choose to cancel or leave a camp session for any reason; 

  • 14 days or less prior to the camp session starting date you will not be eligible for a refund. 
  • 15 or more days prior to the camp session starting date you will be eligible for a full refund. 
COVID-19 Summer Camp Cancellation Policy 

Campers are eligible for a full refund for a summer camp session if; 

  • A camp is canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 
  • Families are adversely impacted by COVID-19 (job loss, illness or suspected exposure to COVID-19, caring for sick family members) and have to cancel their registration. 

Virtual Engineering Everywhere! For ages 12-14; 

Virtual Engineering Exploration! For ages 15-18;