PreCollege Programs

Summer Academic Camps

Summer 2024 Camps Information 

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is offering a variety of virtual and in-person camps to create safe and engaging opportunities for students.

All interested families should go to this application link to start the registration process:

We will then get back to you with next steps.

Specific Camp Information

All camps are over night (residential) and held in-person. Please click on a camp below to see a brief description

STEM Training for Early Engagement and Readiness (STEER) 

Grades 6-8              Dates: June 23 - 28, 2024 

The Great University Adventure

Grades 6-12            Dates: July 7 - 12, 2024

Global Awareness Projects for Sustainability (GAPS)

Grades 6-12            Dates: July 14 - 19, 2024

Leadership Academy

Grades 9-12            Dates: July 14 - 19, 2024

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Other general information:

  • During the pandemic, some of our camps are offered virtually and some are residential camps, which means students live on campus.
  • Students attending our UW Whitewater camps are provided with three nutritious meals per day.
  • Students participate in daily recreational and cultural activities.
  • Our residential summer camps may have field trip components or times where students leave campus 
  • 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.