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Civil and Environmental Engineering Academy 2018

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civil and environmental engineering academy


Do you want to learn to design bridges? Energy efficient homes?  Develop methods of obtaining clean drinking water? In Civil and Environmental Engineering Academy, students will participate on project-based activities that apply the principals of engineering and biologic sciences to real world problems through hands-on activities including:

·         Exploring the destructive powers of water

·         Designing and building a water filtration system

·         Building a functioning solar water heater

·         Exploring and designing structures to survive natural disasters

·         Designing and building balsa tower and bridge structures

The week will conclude with an Open House where family and friends are invited to campus to view student projects. Camp T-shirts and certificates will be provided.

For a listing of all of the Arizona Youth University camps this summer, click here.

Click here to use our How-To Guide to assist with the online registration process.

Feel free to direct any questions to Allison Brown, Assistant Director for Youth and Activities, at allisonbrown@email.arizona.edu or (520) 621-0048.

Drop-off Time Range: 
7:30am - 9:00am
Pick-up Time Range: 
4:00pm - 5:30pm

Civil and Environmental Engineering Academy: Grades 5-6 (7/9-7/13)

Member Fee: 
240
Non-Member Fee: 
240
Price Discounts: 
10% Sibling discount for every sibling after the first child: automatically applied
Location: 
Minimum Enrollment: 
8
Maximum Enrollment: 
25
Registration Dates: 
02/07/2018 to 07/09/2018
Start Date: 
Mon Jul 09 2018

7:30am to 5:30pm

Civil and Environmental Engineering Academy: Grades 7-8 (7/16-7/20)

Member Fee: 
240
Non-Member Fee: 
240
Price Discounts: 
10% Sibling discount for every sibling after the first child: automatically applied
Location: 
Minimum Enrollment: 
8
Maximum Enrollment: 
25
Registration Dates: 
02/07/2018 to 07/18/2018
Start Date: 
Mon Jul 16 2018

7:30am to 5:30pm

Civil and Environmental Engineering Academy: Grades 3-4 (7/23-7/27)

Member Fee: 
240
Non-Member Fee: 
240
Price Discounts: 
10% Sibling discount for every sibling after the first child: automatically applied
Location: 
Minimum Enrollment: 
8
Maximum Enrollment: 
25
Registration Dates: 
02/07/2018 to 07/23/2018
Start Date: 
Mon Jul 23 2018

7:30am to 5:30pm