Adventures in Engineering and Science - Summer Programs

SUMMER CAMPS

Are your children interested in participating in fun, hands-on engineering and science projects in real university labs? Do you want to introduce them to the merits of chemistry experiments, dissections, circuitry, 3D printing and/or programming? Sounds interesting? Then consider one of our summer programs for kids or teens!

Camps are run at the University of Ottawa as well as in satellite locations in Kanata, BarhavenOrleans and Pembroke.

The Faculty of Engineering also offers a programming developed in partnership with the Faculties of Arts, Medicine and Science to offer unique and innovative programs such as Engineering-Arts, Geography and Engineering, MiniMed camps, and many others!


Grade: Our programs are limited to students who will have completed Junior Kindergarten up to Grade 11 by summer 2017.  (Please note that the grades indicated in our schedule refer to the grade that your child must have completed this academic year.)

Location options: 

  • On-campus: 800 King Edward Avenue (SITE building at the University of Ottawa)
  • Off-campus (new): Barrhaven, Kanata, Orleans, and Pembroke. For more information, visit the Off-Campus Satellite Camps page.

Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  (We offer free on-campus before and after care during drop-off and pick-up hours from 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

Schedule: Please scroll down to see our full schedule for the summer

Cost: $270/week ($220/week for 4-day weeks, due to civic holidays)

FAQ: Please consult our FAQ page for common questions

Registration: Please click on the link below to register.  To make any changes to your registration, please contact adventures@uOttawa.ca or call 613-562-5491; registrations cannot be modified online.


Register for 2017 campus summer programs!

Register for 2017 off-campus summer programs!

Schedule - Summer 2017

 
EngSci
GirlSci
MiniMed
EngTech
MakerGirls
TeenTech & TeenSci
Enrichment Courses
Enrichment Courses
GRADE
COMPLETED
JK-GR. 6 GR. 2-6 GR. 2-4 GR. 4-7 GR. 4-7 GR. 7-8 GR. 9-11 GR. 9-11
June 26-30

EngSci1

FULL

GirlSci1

FULL

MiniMed 
(French  only)

FULL

EngTech1

FULL

MakerGirls1

FULL

     
July 4-7*

EngSci2

GirlSci2

FULL

MiniMed 
(French only) 

FULL

EngTech2

 

MakerGirls2

FULL

 

Pre-Medicine

FULL

Biomechanical Engineering

FULL

July 10-14

EngSci3

FULL

GirlSci3

FULL

MiniMed1

FULL

EngTech3

FULL

MakerGirls3

FULL

TeenTech 

FULL

Electrical & Computer Engineering 

FULL

 

July 17-21

EngSci4

FULL

GirlSci4

FULL

MiniMed2

1 English spot 

EngTech4

FULL 

MakerGirls4

FULL

TeenSci

FULL

Arts-Engineering

FULL 

Software Engineering & Computer Science just for girls

July 24-28

EngSci1

FULL

GirlSci1

FULL

MiniMed1

FULL

EngTech1

FULL

MakerGirls1 

FULL

TeenTech

FULL

Introduction to Science Disciplines

FULL

Software Engineering & Computer Science

FULL 

July 31-Aug 4

EngSci2

FULL

GirlSci2

FULL

MiniMed2

EngTech2

FULL

MakerGirls2

TeenSci

FULL

Mechanical Engineering

FULL

Software Engineering & Computer Science

FULL

August 8-11*

EngSci3

GirlSci3

MiniMed1

EngTech3

MakerGirls3

TeenTech

FULL

Biomechanical Engineering

FULL

Civil Engineering

FULL

August 14-18

EngSci4

FULL

GirlSci4

FULL

MiniMed2

FULL

EngTech4

​​​​​​​FULL

MakerGirls4

​​​​​​​FULL

TeenSci

​​​​​​​FULL

Chemical Engineering

FULL

Electrical & Computer Engineering

FULL

August 21-25

EngSci1

​​​​​​​FULL

GirlSci1​​​​​​​

FULL

MiniMed1​​​​​​​

FULL

EngTech1

FULL

MakerGirls1​​​​​​​

FULL

TeenTech

​​​​​​​FULL

   
August 28- Sept 1**

EngSci5

   

EngTech2​​​​​​​

FULL

       

Each week costs $270, except for 4-day weeks which cost $220
* July 4-7 is a 4-day week due to the holiday on July 3rd
* August 8-11 is a 4-day week due to the civic holiday on August 7th

** Due to limited access to labs, EngSci5 costs $220 for the week

 

Last updated August 17, 2017 at 12:00 p.m.

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