Summer Programs


For more information on the engineering and science pre-college programs at UDM, please contact:

Pamela Rhoades Todd
Director Pre-College Programs
Phone: 313-993-3374

summer 2013 camps

University of Detroit Mercy offers a variety of summer programs that allow participants to explore science, technology, engineering and math through the most current methods of innovation with fun, hands-on, and engaging activities that will challenge and delight young minds for a summer filled with vision and imagination!

Summer programs at University of Detroit Mercy are offered for students in grades 9-12 and include the following: 

Design Thinking Ford Innovation Camp

Grades 9 to 12 - July 25 to August 5

New for 2016 is this two-week commuter camp starts each day with a calisthenics for your mind, a team-based creativity exercise.  Student will learn to innovate everyday products and processes in an immersive, hands-on experience.  Learn more


Girls, grades 9 to 11 — July 11 to 22

This two-week commuter camp introduces girls currently in the 9th through 11th grades to the exciting world of engineering, science, and robotics. STEPS participants learn from a group of instructors with extensive backgrounds in engineering, technology and science.  While building and programming robots, STEPS girls will gain an understanding of engineering, manufacturing techniques, robotic control systems, circuits and sensors. Learn more

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For further information about pre-college engineering and science programs at UDM, please contact us.