PreCollege Programs

Summer Academic Camps


Summer Camps 2018 Brochure


The Summer Camps 2018 application process is now open! Applications are available to print here. To receive an application in the mail, please email with your student's full name and address.

Completed application should be mailed to:

PreCollege Programs 800 W. Main St. MC 310 Whitewater, WI 53190

Specific Camp Information

Please click on a camp below to see a brief description

STEM Training for Early Engagement and Readiness (STEER)

Grades 6-8     June 24-29, 2018

Success in Math & Science 
Grades 6-11     June 24-29, 2018

College Acceleration Program (CAP) I 
Grades 6-8      July 8-20, 2018

College Acceleration Program (CAP) II - STEM
Grades 9-10    July 8-20, 2018

College Access Program (CAP) III Capstone
Grades 11-12     July 8-20, 2018

ACT Preparation Camp   
Grades 10-12     July 8-20, 2018

At Summer Camp

Camps - Frequently Asked Questions

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Additional exciting camp opportunities are available around the state:

LegacygraphicQ: Is my favorite camp from a previous year (GEAR UP, Arts and Humanities, Science and Technology, Business and Commerce) still being offered?

A: We are excited to offer some new enjoyable and academically challenging camps for participants. These camps will have similar goals and activities to previous years' camps.

Other general information:

  • All camps are residential camps, which means students live on campus.
  • Students are provided with three nutritious meals per day.
  • Students participate in daily recreational and cultural activities.
  • Students visit other college campuses.
  • Students participate in weekly field trips.
  • Students are exposed to the support services at UW-Whitewater.

Goals & Objectives

PreCollege summer camps provide students with a wide range of academic, career, cultural, and recreational experiences at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. The Office of PreCollege Programs offers camps for students entering 6th through 12th grades.

Metas & Objetivos
PreCollege summer camps proveen estudiantes con una amplia variedad de experiencias en el área académica, carreras, eventos y recreación en University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.  La oficina de PreCollege Programs ofrece campamentos para estudiantes empezando 6 to grado hasta 12.


Students are required to complete the application process. Priority consideration is given to student participants based upon the date the application is received. Due to eligibility changes within the Department of Public Instruction, all applicants must be eligible for "free and reduced" lunch to receive the DPI scholarship, which is the full payment for camp.

Please note: The Upward Bound camp is only open to students from target school who are already enrolled in the academic year UB program.

Criterios de Admisión
Sera requerido que los estudiantes completen el formulario como parte del proceso.  A los estudiantes se les tendrá en consideración el día en que sea recibido el formulario como una prioridad.  Dependiendo en los cambios a los criterios de admisión del Department of Public Instruction, todos los solicitantes deberán ser elegibles para recibir almuerzo "gratis y reducido" como parte de la beca DPI, la cual es parte del pago completo del campamentos.


The PreCollege Summer Camps sponsored by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) and UW-Whitewater. The cost is free to those who qualify for the DPI Scholarship.

El PreCollege Summer Camp es patrocinado por Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) y UW-Whitewater.  El costo es gratis para aquellos que califiquen para la beca DPI.