Summer Camps and Day Camps 2017


Thanks for the great summer!

Faculty of Science Summer Camps are now closed for 2017. Check back in late December for our 2018 summer programming. Also, sign up for our 2018 mailing list below.

2018 Mailing List

2017 Camps

Nature Minis (Half-Day Afternoon) (Going into Grades 1-2) - Discover the world around you in this fun introductory nature camp. Learn about animals, plants, rocks, bugs, fossils and more. Visit cool museums, and explore the outdoors with activities.

Nature Juniors (Going into Grades 3-4) - Love nature? Learn about biology and earth science topics like insects, animals, plants, rocks, and minerals. Explore campus, observe science in the river valley, and visit our museums and collections while learning about a variety of nature-focused science topics.

Nature Explorers and CHANGE Adventure Combo Camp (Grades 5-6) (Full-Day Combo Camp) *NEW* - In partnership with CHANGE Adventure Camp, the Faculty of Science is offering a full-day combination camp for grades 5-6. During the morning, learn about nature science on campus with our science camp leaders by visiting museums, labs, and by participating in hands-on science activities. In the afternoon, experience outdoor play, activities that focus on interaction with nature and the development of new knowledge and skills with CHANGE Adventure camp leaders.

Interested in more CHANGE Adventure Camps? Visit their website here.

*Special Note: You will be required to complete a special waiver for the CHANGE Adventure Camp portion.* This will be sent to you upon completing our registration.


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Need to Know

  • All camps are led by University of Alberta science and education students who are eager to share their passion for science with Alberta’s next generation of scientists.
  • All camps are designed for campers entering the following grades in their next school year.
  • With our diverse range of camps, there is something for everyone. No experience required!  


Program  Grades Dates Times Cost (+GST) Status 
Nature Minis (Half-Day Afternoon) 1-2 July 4-7*, 2017 
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. $120 Full
Nature Minis (Half-Day Afternoon) 1-2 July 24-28, 2017 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. $150 Full
Nature Minis (Half-Day Afternoon) 1-2 July 31- Aug 4, 2017 
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. $150 Full
Nature Juniors 3-4 July 10-14, 2017 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. $275  Registration Feb. 1
Nature Juniors 3-4 August 8-11*, 2017 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. $275  Registration Feb. 1

*Special pricing applies for short week. 

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