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Summer Camps

Apply for 2018 Summer Camps Beginning March 1!

Blugold Beginnings offers a variety of summer camps each summer to promote college knowledge, campus comfort, and the overall goal of obtaining a higher education!  Each camp strives to meet the following objectives:

  • Increase campers knowledge of post-secondary opportunities.
  • Increase campers comfort on a college campus.
  • Increase campers interest in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, or Math (STEAM) career fields.
  • Increase campers awareness of the steps they would need to complete to get a certain career.


2018 Camps



June 11-15: Robotics day camp
Grades 6-12

Students will receive academic instruction in robotics and engineering related areas, team building activities, take engineering related field trips, and participate in other educational activities around campus and in the community.

June 17-22: Science Technology Engineering Art Math (STEAM) overnight camp
Grades 6-12
Students will receive academic instruction in STEM related areas, team building activities, take STEM related field trips, and participate in other fun activities.

June 25-29: science Technology Engineering Art Math (STEAM) day camp
Grades 6-12
Students will receive academic instruction in robotics and engineering related areas, team building, take engineering related field trips, and participate in other educational activities around campus and in the community.

July 8-13: Biomedical and Kinesiology overnight camp
Grades 6-12

Students will have the opportunity to explore biology, anatomy and physiology, and kinesiology. Students will visit with professionals in bio-medical and kinesiology fields to learn more about careers. Students will also have the opportunity to complete experiments and study health and wellness concepts. around campus and in the community.

July 16-20: Coding day camp
Grades 6-12

Students will receive an introduction to computer science by learning the skills they need to build a real-world website that will be live on the web even after the course is done.

July 22-27: Exploring Art, Language and Culture overnight camp
Grades 6-12

Students will receive academic instruction in liberal arts (theatre, photography, creative writing, jounalism, arts, languages) related areas, team building activities, and participate in other fun activities around the campus and in the community.



Summer Camp Group Photo

Get 2018 Summer camp applications here March 1!

A confirmation packet will be mailed out with additional details in late May.

Please contact Blugold Beginnings with any questions at 715-836-3015 or blugoldbeginnings@uwec.edu.

Completed forms could also be returned by mail to the Blugold Beginnings Program Office:

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Attn: Blugold Beginnings Camps
105 Garfield Ave. P.O. Box 4004
Eau Claire, WI 54702