The University of Alabama at Birmingham hosts several summer camps on campus each year. Presented by UAB departments and groups, the camps offer fun activities for children and easy and convenient choices for parents. Check this page for updates and camps added as they become available.
ArtPlay Discovering the Visual Arts Camp A; June 26-30ArtPlay’s award-winning visual arts camp offers classes in drawing, painting, sculpture, crafts and more.posted 27 days ago 681 viewsArtPlay Discovering the Visual Arts Camp B; July 17-21Each day offers a new discovery, and at the end of camp, participants can celebrate with their very own art show.posted 27 days ago 513 viewsArtPlay Musical Theater Master Camp; July 10-28This camp is a great opportunity for young actors. In this camp, participants will enjoy a week of intensive classes in improvisation, musical theater dance, voice, character development, acting and auditioning.posted 27 days ago 494 viewsArtPlay Musical Theater Camp One; June 5-16They will learn theater games, improvisation, warm-ups, dance, vocal exercises, voice and diction, terminology, acting, and stage production, all while developing a character and rehearsing for a full staged musical production.posted 27 days ago 572 viewsArtPlay Musical Theater Camp Two; June 19-30Campers will learn theater games, improvisation, warm-ups, dance, vocal exercises, voice and diction, terminology, acting, and stage production, all while developing a character and rehearsing for a full staged musical production.posted 27 days ago 466 viewsChildren’s Creative Learning Center: 2017 Ranger U: College Road Trip ; June 5-23Fifth-Grade Summer Science Camps; June 5-July 21Students and parents choose from a variety of weeklong camps that explore everything from physical science, basics of the human body, and outdoor camps where students learn about plants, animals and the environment.posted 28 days ago 662 viewsMaterials Camp at UAB; June 12-16Students spend a week discovering the secrets of metals, ceramics, plastics and composites.posted 28 days ago 587 viewsPhysicsBridge; July 10-12PhysicsBridge provides area eighth-grade graduates with an exciting experience in optics, lasers and light by conducting hands-on experiments.posted 28 days ago 504 viewsMiddle School Summer Science Camps; June 5-July 21The camps provide an excellent opportunity to experience hands-on science!posted 28 days ago 686 viewsHigh School Summer Science Institute; May 30-July 28Summer Science Institute is a multi-summer research experience for high school students interested in learning what it is like to do “real” science.posted 28 days ago 622 viewsChemBridge; July 24-28The camp promotes students’ interest in and knowledge of chemistry by introducing them to principles, methods, applications, and experiments used in chemistry research laboratories.posted 28 days ago 589 viewsCircuit in Art: Sensors and Low-Power Electronics Circuits; July 10-14Starting from scribbles in early childhood to higher-level complicated geometrical shapes, kids are exposed to artworks at different levels.posted a while back 734 viewsExploring Secrets of Secrets: Design, Program and Implementation of an Autonomous Robot Car; June 26-30The course will cover basic electrical/electronics circuits with main circuit elements, i.e., electrical voltage, current, resistors, etc.posted a while back 710 viewsEmbedded Computer Games and Programming; June 19-23Wouldn’t it be cool to program your own game on the electronic embedded board?posted a while back 642 viewsUAB Biomedical Engineering Summer Scholars Program 2017; June 5-30By the end of the four weeks, the students will have an understanding of basic science research, as well as an understanding of the wide range of career opportunities available in biomedical fields.posted a while back 765 viewsComputer Programming and Robotics; June 5-9Students will learn basic programming skills, algorithms for decision-making, efficient programming techniques through intensive hands-on projects and experiments using Arduino computer boards.posted a while back 746 viewsBuilding Electronic Circuits; May 29-June 2Campers will start soldering copper wires to build artifacts and various geometrical three-dimensional shapes.posted a while back 561 viewsAthletic camps at UABInformation on athletic camps at UAB, including football, basketball, baseball, softball and more, can be found on the Athletics site.posted a while back 758 viewsUAB Campus Recreation Summer CampsCampers will experience games, sports, hands-on learning, craft activities, on-campus field trips and much more. Registration opens March 1.posted a while back 821 viewsCyber Detectives Camp; July 17-21Receive hands-on training on collecting evidence, searching for hackers, identifying malware and open source intelligence gathering.posted a while back 444 viewsCamp CSI: Birmingham; June 19-23Campers will work their way through a series of related cases, analyzing evidence each day from a different crime scene.posted a while back 435 views2017 UAB Emerald Experience Camp; June 26-28UAB Emerald Camp is a three-day instructional camp for majorettes and color guard.posted a while back 417 viewsUAB Music Summer Drumline Clinic; June 26-30This camp also includes sessions on marching fundamentals, percussion writing, and equipment tuning and maintenance.posted a while back 399 viewsUAB Music Marimba/Keyboard Clinic; June 13-17This camp is for advanced high school students with experience on keyboard instruments.posted a while back 475 viewsUAB Music Beginners Percussion Camp; June 5-9Basic drumming techniques for students with one year or less public school band instruction.posted a while back 442 viewsUAB Summer Music Camp; June 18-24Dedicated to the development of young musicians, this camp intends for participants to gain new skills and methods they can carry back to their school band programs and share with other band members.posted a while back 521 views