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Kids U and Hawk STEAM Academy Summer Camps

Every summer, the Center for Educational Programs offers Kids U and Hawk STEAM Academy camps for children of all ages providing them opportunities to learn and have fun. Whether you want your child to learn more about science, math, reading, literacy, technology, character development, or cultures, there's a camp or academy for them. Find the best fit for your family and register today!

Summer 2022 Camp Registration Now Available

Summer campers must be in the listed age range or completed a grade in the grade range in order to register for each camp.

To complete your registration, complete the required forms below and email to cep@uhcl.edu.

Please note the following registration information

  • Incomplete or missing forms will result in cancelled registration.
  • All camp registrations must be completed and submitted by noon on the Thursday prior to the week your child’s camp starts.  
  • There will be no walk-in onsite registrations.  
  • Payment and Cancellation policies available on registration sites. 

Please review the appropriate parent information prior to start of camp.

Clear Lake Campus Camp Parent Information 

Pearland Campus Camp Parent Information

  • Parents may drop off their campers no sooner than ten minutes before the start of camp.  
  • Campers must be picked up promptly at the end of camp.

UHCL Main Campus Sessions

Please note the specific age/grade completion range requirements for the specific session you want. The ranges provided below show the range of age/grade levels in offered sessions.

Character Development (Sessions for campers ages 12-14)

Sessions include confidence is cool, proud to be polite, art of communicating effectively, and social competence.

Register for Character Development 

Cultural Academy (Sessions for campers grades k-12)

Sessions include knitting, paper folding, crocheting, book making, simple jewelry making, as well as a Journey to China! 

Register for Cultural Academy 

Early Childhood (Session for Pre-K campers ages 3-5)

Sessions include wheels all around, engineering madness, sensory science, enchanted engineering, fairytale science, STEMulating play, and "dreaming up" with blocks. 

Register for Early Childhood

Hawk Steam Academy Camp (Sessions for campers grades 6-12)

Software engineering campers will become software engineers and data scientist as they work in research and development teams to explore agile software engineering techniques and basic data science through interactive, hands-on activities and games. Intro to VR programming campers will expose students to the world of virtual reality. Students will experience different types of virtual reality environments, games, and simulations.

Register Here Hawk Steam Academy Camp

Literacy Academy (Sessions for campers grades K-8)

Sessions include mystery mania, writing like an author, blogging about books, write your own graphic novel, and more. 

Register for Literacy Academy

Math Mysteries (Session for campers grades 2-3) 

I have a problem; can you solve it? Students will be put to the test using logic and math skills to solve several brain bending problems. Leave this course equipped with experiments and tricks that will amaze friends and family. Math exploration can be fun but has it ever been this messy? You decide.

Register for Math Mysteries

Science (Sessions for campers grades K-6)

Sessions include space rangers, CSI, kitchen chemistry, under the sea, survivor 101, and many more. 

Register for Science

STEM (Sessions for campers ages 14-22)

The Inventors of Tomorrow session will expose students to a world of creativity and inventions. Using electronic building blocks that are interchangeable in millions of different ways empower kids to invent anything - from a sibling alarm, to a wireless robot, to a digital instrument. Students will  learn how to create, play, remix, and share inventions while building creative confidence, problem-solving and collaboration skills.

Register for STEM

Technology (Sessions for campers grades K-8)

Sessions include claymation, intro to game design, Lego's come to life, botmation, Scratch coding and more. 

Register for Technology

UHCL at Pearland Sessions

Pearland Camp Registration opens at Noon on Wednesday, April 20.

Please note the specific age/grade completion range requirements for the specific session you want. The ranges provided below show the range of age/grade levels in offered sessions.

There is no supervised lunch time for the UHCL at Pearland Sessions. 

Technology Camps (Sessions for campers grades K-5)

Sessions include claymation, It’s a Dot It’s a Dash, Lego's come to life, Rolling Robots, Color Me Robot, and Legomation.

Register for Pearland Technology


Need Assistance?

Contact the Center for Educational Programs at 281-283-3530 or cep@uhcl.edu


Technology/STEM Camp
Director: Dr. Jana Willis

Literacy Academy
Director: Dr. Heather Pule

Science/STEM Camp
Director: Dr. Omah Williams-Duncan

Math Camp
Director: Dr. Tom Fox


Digital Photography
Director: Dr. Shelia Baker

Cultural Academy
Director: Roselyn Wang

Character Development Camp
Director: Toni Dupree

Early Childhood Camp
Director: Dr. Amber Brown

Contact

  • Center for Educational Programs

    Phone: 281-283-3530
    Email: CEP@uhcl.edu

    Arbor Building 1300.01
    2700 Bay Area Blvd, Box 270
    Houston, TX 77058-1002

    Office Hours:
    Mon. - Thurs.: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Friday: Reserved for special events