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 a while back 1414 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 a while back 1123 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 a while back 1072 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 a while back 1206 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 a while back 1021 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 a while back 1462 viewsMaterials Camp at UAB; June 12-16Students spend a week discovering the secrets of metals, ceramics, plastics and composites.posted a while back 1222 viewsPhysicsBridge; July 10-12PhysicsBridge provides area eighth-grade graduates with an exciting experience in optics, lasers and light by conducting hands-on experiments.posted a while back 1095 viewsMiddle School Summer Science Camps; June 5-July 21The camps provide an excellent opportunity to experience hands-on science!posted a while back 1431 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 a while back 1300 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 a while back 1231 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 1367 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 1401 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 1143 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 1432 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 1541 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 1096 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 1481 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 1556 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 1049 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 1086 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 954 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 901 viewsUAB Music Marimba/Keyboard Clinic; June 13-17This camp is for advanced high school students with experience on keyboard instruments.posted a while back 1044 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 1014 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 1308 views