Summers@Mizzou - Camps for Youth
Camps for Youth
July 14-18, 2019
University of Missouri
How will you spend your summer?
Explore campus life and learn about different college majors and career opportunities while having FUN!
Contact: Teresa Bishop, program coordinator. 573-884-0554
Scrub-in to a Health Career
Are you someone who knows exactly where the first aid kit is and how to use it? Do you like to help others? Are you interested in math and science? If you answered yes to any of these questions, this camp is for you! Spend time exploring different health careers through hands-on experiences, guest speakers and opportunities at the University Hospital. Learn what it takes to be a doctor, nurse, physical therapist, dentist, pharmacist and many other positions in the health field. Discover all the possibilities!
Limit Ages Early registration (May 1) Registration received by June 1 Commuter only registration (June 30) 20 15-17 $550 $600 $375
Network Forensics for Hacker Trackers
Do you like playing detective for investigating cyber attacks? Are you interested in learning tools and coding for detecting cyber attacks and developing cool visualizations to track cyber attacks? Here you will assume the role of expert witnesses by conducting a network forensics investigation to catch cyber-criminals who were attacking a "Good online gaming" company. You will learn coding with a database and analyze attacks with tools such as Wireshark and Snort. You will also collect evidence to demonstrate to the jury the geographical location of the "cyber-criminal mafia" and the extent of damage caused for compensation.
*Prior coding experience required.
Limit Ages Early registration (May 1) Registration received by June 1 Commuter only registration (June 30) 20 14-18 $615 $650 $435
Dog Days of Summer
FULL – fills from waiting list
Experiential camp to educate interested students about the profession of veterinary medicine and its many different facets including the most commonly known, private practice. Several hands-on interactive sessions to engage, educate and further motivate students to pursuing this career field. Each session is designed to expand their knowledge, offer them experience as well as provide them with the initial qualifications; shadowing a vet, necessary for applying to vet school.
Limit Ages Early registration (May 1) Registration received by June 1 Commuter only registration (June 30) 25 12-16 $515 $550 $335
Robots are everywhere! Do you want to learn how to build, program and solve problems with robots? Join the Robo Palooza for some hands on fun and creativity using robots from LEGO, Raspberry Pi, and Junk Drawer. Each day will begin with building and programming robots to work toward a challenge for everyone to demonstrate their expertise. Campers will explore teamwork, collaboration, and leadership while learning to appreciate science and technology—skills engineers need and use every day.
Limit Ages Early registration (May 1) Registration received by June 1 Commuter only registration (June 30) 20 12-15 $557 $600 $377
Trulaske Business Summit
Come to Mizzou to learn about business while experiencing campus life. Interact with faculty and current students to get exposed to careers in accountancy and business. And yes, this camp is free!
Limit Ages Early registration (May 1) Registration received by June 1 Commuter only registration (June 30) 30 15-18 $0 $0 $0
Participants must be in specified age range for desired camp by the first day of camp.
Policies and procedures
- Residential fee
Includes housing (two youth per dorm room), all meals and snacks and great daytime and evening activities on and around campus. Commuter camp fees include daytime activities, lunch and snacks. Camps are open to all. Space is limited and camps will fill on a first-come, first served basis. We reserve the right to cancel camp and refund fees as necessary.
- Refund policy
Cancelation requests received by email at firstname.lastname@example.org prior to 5:00 p.m. CST, May 1 will be granted minus a 10% processing fee, otherwise full payment is expected. No refunds will be granted after May 1. Refund requests may take up to 4-6 weeks for processing.
A total of five scholarships are available to 4-H members who have been actively involved for at least one year in their local county 4-H program. Scholarships will cover 50% of the residential or commuter registration fee.
4-H Summers@Mizzou scholarship (PDF)
- Residential fee