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Science Outreach offers summer camp for students in grades 2-7.

Summer camps will be running this year from Aug. 11-13 (Tu-Th) and Aug. 18-20 (Tu-Th).

Please scroll down for registration information and topics.



Session I: August 11-13

That's Gross: August 11 - Eeew! If it’s squishy, sticky, or downright disgusting we’ll explore it. Get messy and bring home several gooey slimes and plenty of other things to gross your parents out.
(Registration deadline - August 4)

Build It: August 12 - Explore engineering as you design, build, and test contraptions including rockets, cars, bridges, and more!
(Registration deadline - August 5)

Bodies and Brains: August 13 - Explore how the human body functions while testing your own intelligence and capabilities.
(Registration deadline - August 6)


Session II: August 18-20

Crime Scene Investigation: August 18 - Be the first to solve the mystery by learning and using real techniques to solve a crime.
(Registration deadline - August 12)

Let's Grow: August 19 - It's time to get dirty! Dig into what makes plants grow and thrive, then make an herb garden to take home.
(Registration deadline - August 13)

Super Spy: August 20 - Mission possible! Sneak around campus with gadgets you make, then take them home to keep an eye on your stuff.
(Registration deadline - August 14)



There are two ways to register!


To register through our online registration system, go through the link below. Once there, scroll to the bottom of the page and click the "To Register" box.

Register Now

Please note that if you are using online registration you must pay in full.


To register by mail fill out the form below:

Registration Form

A $10 deposit must accompany registration to hold a place. The balance is due on the first day of camp. Unless otherwise requested, your cancelled check will be your receipt.


Make checks payable to Science Outreach and mail to:

Science Outreach
UW Oshkosh
800 Algoma Blvd.
Oshkosh, WI  54901


All camps are single day sessions. Each one runs from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.


 Students who will be in 2nd - 7th grade next year are eligible to come to camp. They will be divided into 2nd - 4th grade and 5th - 7th grade groups, and do age appropriate activities associated with the days topic.


$35/day for each participant


Before and after care is available.

     Before care: $5/day for each participant

     After care: $5/day for each participant


Bring along a sack lunch each day.  Lunch is supervised.


UW Oshkosh campus

Halsey Science Center, 921 Elmwood Ave., Oshkosh


For driving directions, Click Here.

To view a parking map of UW Oshkosh, Click Here.  

Refund Policy

Cancellations received  before July 15, will receive a full refund minus a $30 processing charge. No refunds will be given for cancellations received after July 15. UW Oshkosh reserves the right to cancel any program due to insufficient enrollment, as well as the right to limit enrollment due to excessive demand. Please advise us when you register if handicapped accommodations are needed. All requests are kept confidential.



Contact us at or (920) 424-0287

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