Available to: Rising 8th graders residing in Oklahoma
Due to funding changes, this camp will be a commuter camp for 2018.
Dates: June 25 – 29, 2018
Location: OU Norman Campus
Tuition: There is no cost for accepted students.
The OU Summer Academies provide students with hands-on experiences in Math, Science, Engineering, and Technology while exposing them to life on a college campus. The Summer Academies are funded by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education.
The Starship: Exploration Academy offers a one-week program for students entering the 8th grade. The students selected to attend will experience the wonders of the universe through a series of hands-on learning opportunities. The combination of classroom instruction, field experiences, and flight time in Piper Warrior III aircrafts will offer students an experience that cannot be duplicated. Subject areas such as astronomy, physics, space exploration, aeronautics, and astronautics will be woven together to ignite the imagination and inspire each student to reach for the stars.
All expenses, including meals, supplies, and books will be provided to each academy student. Travel expenses to and from the academy location and incidental personal expenditures are the responsibility of the academy student.
Interested students must submit a typed or printed application that includes all of the following: