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Register for Camp!

Camp offerings, as well as dates, times, and costs, are subject to change between now and the start of registration. 

Camps open: February 7, 2024, at noon! You can register for them HERE!



2024 Summer Camp Offerings

For campers entering grades 2-8

Nittany Bots--LEGO® Robotics – The Journey to Master Builder

Grades 4-5: June 17-18; 20-21(CAMP FULL)

Grades 2-3: June 24–28 (CAMP FULL)

Day Camp

Nittany Bots 2023

Science Wizards

Grades 3-5

June 17-18; 20-21 (CAMP FULL)

Day Camp

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Nature Explorers: Cycles Galore

Grades 2-4

July 8–12

Day Camp

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Extended Care Available!

Morning and afternoon sessions offered

Available for 2nd- 8th grade campers

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Bit-By-Bit Camp: Building Computer Fundamentals From the Wires Up

Grades 5-7

July 22-26

Day Camp (CAMP FULL)

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Financial Aid and Scholarships Available!

Merit-based scholarships available for campers entering grades 6-12 in fall 2024.

Financial aid available for all campers that qualify.

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Life...In Space!

Grades 6-8

June 24–28

Day Camp

Life in Space 2023

Designing the Future

Grades 6-8

July 15-19 (CAMP FULL)

Day Camp 

Ecology Camp: The Wild Wonders of Your Own Backyard

Grades 6-8

July 29 – August 2

Day Camp (CAMP FULL)

Ecology Camp 2023


For campers entering grades 9-12

Ecology Expedition

Grades 9-12

July 15–19

Day & Residential Camp

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Make It Matter

Grades 9-12

July 8–12


Residential Camp (CAMP FULL)

Make It Matter 2023

Premed Academy

Grades 10-12

July 22–26

Day Camp (FULL)

Residential Camp (CAMP FULL)

Premed Academy 2023


Special programs for campers entering grades 9-12

These will have separate registrations or applications. 

Gravitational Waves and Multimessenger Astrophysics

Grades 9-12

June 25–27

Day Camp

Gravitational Waves

Biotechnology Mini Summer School

Grades 9-12

July 29-31

Day Camp

Biotechnology Mini Summer School

Girls Talk Math

Grades 9-12

Week 1: July 29- August 2

Week 2: August 5-9


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Contact us via email at or give us a call at (814) 865-0083.

 Office of Science Outreach, 201 Ritenour Building, University Park, PA 16802

For more information, please see Information for Parents from the Penn State Office of Ethics and Compliance.