University Divisions/Departments host a variety of camps/conferences every summer. Below are a list of our Summer 2014 programs along with a brief description. For more information on a program, please follow the associated link, and you will find contact information. This list will continue to grow in the months to come, so we invite you to check back as we approach the summer.
July 29-August 1 Grades 6-12
UT Arlington Spirit Camps are team based technique camps instructed by Universal Cheerleaders Association (UCA). At camp, teams learn cheers, chants, and dances they can take back to their schools for the upcoming season. Teams also learn the importance of safety, teamwork, and leadership.
UTA Movin' Mavs Wheelchair Girls Camp
July 24-27 Ages 18 and under
This wheelchair basketball camp will provide training opportunities for up and coming young femaile atheletes to work with Paralympic and USA Nationional Team atheletes to develop their skills, strength adn conditioning as well as their understanding of the sport of wheel chair basketball.
UTA Movin' Mavs Wheelchair Basketball and Wheelchair Tennis Camp
July 27-31 Ages 18 and under
This wheelchair basketball camp will provide training opportunities for up and coming young atheletes with disabilities to work with Paralympic and USA National Team athletes to develop their skills, strength and conditioning as well as their understanding of the sport of wheelchair basketball and wheelchair tennis.
July 14-16 Grades 2 - 8
Day Camp $75
Our camp will be led by the Women's Basketball coaching staff, along with the Women's Basketball players. Throughout the day, we'll provide individual skill instructions for all participants, meals, and entertainment. We want our participants to have a great experience!
July 14-17 Grades 7-12
Day Camp $95-$145
UT Arlington summer volleyball camps are a great opportunity for young players to enhance their skills on the court. Whether a player is just learning the sport or is as seasoned veteran looking to polish her game with the expertise of championship coaches, UTA summer volleyball camps are a perfect fit. Camp instructors will consist of the entire UTA volleyball coaching staff as well as current and former Maverick players.
Entry to Engineering
July 14-18 Entering 6th-8th grade.
Day Camp $250
Come find out all the ways that engineers help to make the world a better place! The engineering and Computer Science Camps are one week camps designed to provide students with a broad exposure to the variety of engineering disciplines - aerospace, biomedical, civil & environmental, computer science, electrical, industrial, materials science and mechanical - plus related topics in chemistry, physics, or math. Students go on field trips to see engineering at area businesses, they build hands-on team projects, and they participate in faculty-led classroom activities.
July 28-August 1 Girls entering 5-9th grades
Day Camp $250
Come find out all the ways that engineers help make the world a better place! The Engineering and Computer Science Camps are one week camps designed to provide students with a broad exposure to the variety of engineering disciplines-aerospace, biomedical, civil & environmental, computer science, electrical, industrial, materials science and mechanical-plus related topics in chemistry, physics and math. Students go on field trips to see engineering at area businesses, they build hands-on team projects, and they participate in faculty-led classroom activities.
Nuclear Energy and Engineering Workshop
August 9 Grades 11, 12 and New Graduates
Day Camp Free
The UT Arlington College of Engineering offers a minor in Nuclear Engineering. In order to promote this program and the other UTA Engineering majors, the College offers a one-day high school workshop on Nuclear Energy and Engineering intended for incoming high school juniors, seniors and students who have just graduated. The workshop features talks about nuclear energy an the field of nuclear engineering, a laboratory visit, and hands-on experiments to measure radioactivity in common materials. Students also learn about the electrical and mechanical engineering majors at UTA.
All-State Choir Camp
July 23- 26 Grades 9-12
Overnight Participants $290, Commuter Participants $190
This camp helps singers in grades 9-12 be successful in their journey to the Texas All-State Choir and is a wonderful place to make new friends and experience the fun of learning music. This year's camp features experienced clinicians teaching and assisting students in preparation of the All-State audition music and development of sight-reading skills.
July 13-18 Grades 5-12
Overnight and Commuter Approximatley $405
The UTA Summer Strings Camp provides young musicians who have been playing a string instrument for at least one year the opportunity to learn advanced techniques, theory and music literature from outstanding music educators in a string orchestra setting. High school students can also receive instruction from UTA Music Department professors on Texas All State Audition materials in an All State Masterclass.
Texas Cello Academy
July 7-11. The Junior Camp, ages 9-13. The Senior Camp, ages 14-Adult
Overnight Before May 31 $335; June 1-30 $385; After July 1 $435
The Texas Cello Academy and Festival (TCA) is an annual week-long summer celebration focused entirely on the cello and its repertoire. TCA is comprised of two camps: The Senior Camp (ages 14-adult) involves daily classes concentrating on technique, performance, care and maintenance of the cello, and body awareness through the Alexander Technique. The Junior Camp (ages 9-13) offers half-day cello instruction and classes.
ASM International Materials Science Summer Camp
July 19 Ages 12-16
Day Camp $35
This one-day camp is designed for middle and high school students and exposes them to the world of Materials Science and Engineering. The camp will provide an opportunity for the students to learn more about properties of materials including metals, ceramics, polymers and semiconductors. In a nutshell, this one day summer camp teaches students about mechanical, electrical, optical and magnetic properties along with their characterization and application-helping them see the world through the eyes of materials science!
AT&T Pathways Summer STEM Camp
July 20-25 Grade 9 for fall 2014
July 27-Aug 1 Grade 9 for fall 2014
One week residential science and mathmatics camp. Application due May 16. Mandatory orientation June 14.
July 7-11 Ages 10-14
Day Camp $60-$80
STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) based Camp: Technology and Science Fashion Camp-the girls will use recyclable materials to create fashion. They will also use technology to create a digital magazine, design a logo than can be printed onto a shirt and learn Photoshop.
Kids and Teens University
Division of Enterprise Development
June 9-August 15 Grades 1-3, 4-6, 7-8, 9-12.
Day Camp Range from $149-$399
The University of Texas at Arlington Division of Enterprise Development Kids and Teens University offers fun and educational STEM focused camps that will keep your child engaged and wanting to learn more.