College of Engineering

2017 Engineering High School Summer Camps – Overnight Session 2

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Date/Time:
06/18/2017 - 06/23/2017
All Day

Location:
UTSA
One UTSA Circle
San Antonio, Texas
78249
United States


CAMP FULL – REGISTRATION CLOSED AS OF MAY 1, 2017

THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT SAN ANTONIO

Engineering Summer 2017 Camps

CAMP FULL – REGISTRATION CLOSED AS OF MAY 1, 2017

 

 

The one-week camp is designed for high school students. Each day the camp covers a major branch of engineering, i.e. electrical/computer engineering, civil engineering, mechanical engineering, chemical and biomedical engineering.

 

Day Camp 1, June 12-16, 2017: Daily check in at 8:45 a.m. and check out at 4:30 p.m. (in front of BSE Building)

Day Camp 2, June 19-23, 2017: Daily check in at 8:45 a.m. and check out at 4:30 p.m. (in front of BSE Building)

Overnight Camp 1, June 11-16, 2017

Overnight Camp 2, June 18-23, 2017

 

Overnight camps: check in on Sunday (5:00 pm) and check out on Friday (5:00 p.m.) at Alvarez Residence Hall

Lunch will be provided for all campers. Breakfast and dinner will be provided for overnight campers

 

Goal:

The main goal of the Engineering Summer Program is to develop, grow, and maintain the engineering bridge program targeting Texas high school students entering civil, computer, biomedical, electrical, chemical and mechanical engineering. The program aims to increase the number of students graduating with a B.S. and entering the engineering workforce (or graduate school). After completing of the program students will be able to:

  1. Appreciate and comprehend the characteristics of different engineering disciplines.
  2. Understand the requirements for admission to an engineering college and be able to select a proper major.
  3. Understand the required background needed to become a successful engineer.

 

Schedule:

Daily Schedule – 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Monday

·       Registration
·       Introductions and Rules
·       Studying Engineering
·       Campus Tour

Tuesday

·       Introduction to Electrical and Computer Engineering
·       Industry Lecture
·       Robotic Lab Tour and Experiments

Wednesday

·       Introduction to Mechanical Engineering
·       SAE Machine Shop Tour
·       Mechanical Engineering Lab Tour and Experiments

Thursday

·       Introduction to Civil Engineering
·       Industry Lecture
·       Civil Engineering Lab Tour and Experiments

Friday

·       Introduction to Biomedical and Chemical Engineering
·       Lab Tours and Experiments
·       Industry Lecture

 

All Day Camps are $250 and all Overnight Camps are $470. A $70 deposit is required to fully register. Any money owed must be paid before the camp starts. Send Applications before May 1, 2017 to:

Mehdi Shadaram

Director of Center for Excellence in Engineering Education

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

One UTSA Circle

San Antonio, TX 78249

 

Limited number of scholarships are available for eligible participants. Applications will NOT be accepted after May 1, 2017 or once a camp fills.