chemistry-camp

Investigating liquid
Chemistry Camp
Reactions, chromatography, polymers, and more!

Overview

The University of Texas Chemistry Camp focuses on helping 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders get excited about chemistry. Students will have the opportunity to explore new concepts, conduct hands-on science experiments, make new friends, and explore campus. Below is a list of past topics that have been covered during Chemistry Camp: 

  • Atomic Scale 
  • Chromatography
  • Density 
  • Endothermic & exothermic reactions 
  • Experimental design 
  • Phase transitions 
  • Physical & Chemical Properties 
  • Polymers
  • Temperature & States of Matter 

Students receive support from an instructor, UT student interns, and other UT faculty and staff. Activities throughout camp will be hands-on. The camp also includes a mixture of lab tours, career speakers, college/career exploration opportunities, and swimming at Gregory Gym. 

When:

  • Session I FULL: June 6th - 10th, 2022 (Mon-Fri). 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    OR 
  • Session II FULL, August 1st - 5th, 2022 (Mon-Fri). 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Where:

The University of Texas at Austin, Painter Hall

Cost:

$550 - Includes materials, snacks, and a t-shirt. No scholarships are available.