STEM Summer Camps

STEM Summer Camps

Cultivate your child’s interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) at two fun-filled summer programs on the University of Houston campus.

STEM Summer Camp
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UH’s teachHOUSTON program coordinates several camps. Most camp sessions are one week long and offer unique themes, including robotics, movie magic, cougar inventors and crime scene investigators.

Cougar STEM Camp

This camp is open to students entering Grades 5 through 8 in Fall 2016. Camp is located in University of Houston’s Garrison Hall. Camp runs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday.


  • June 27-July 1 – Cougar Inventors or Crime Scene Investigators
  • July 11-15 – Sumobot Robotics or Cougar Inventors
  • July 18-22 – Movie Magic or Sumobot Robotics
  • July 25-29 – Crime Scene Investigators or Movie Magic

Costs: Cougar STEM Camp and Bonnie Dunbar STEM Academy

  • Cost: $350/week
  • Discounts: $600 for 2 weeks, $750 for 3 weeks, $900 for 4 weeks
  • Pre-Camp (8 am – 9:45 am) or Post-Camp (3 pm - 5 pm): $ 50/week
  • Both Pre- and Post-Camp: $75/week

Registration Deadline: May 2, 2016 at 5 p.m.

For More Information, Registration and Payment: Visit the STEM Camp Webpage or contact 713-743-8644 or

ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp

This camp is open to students entering Grades 6 through 8 in the fall and is free for those who meet eligibility guidelines. With the theme “Voyaging into the Cosmic Ocean,” this camp is open to campers form Harris, Fort Bend, Brazoria and Galveston Counties. The camp will be held at the University of Houston.

Camp Dates: June 12-24

Deadline to Apply: April 8, 2016

For More Information: Contact Dr. Leah McAlister-Shields, 713-743-2491 or