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Camps and Programs for K-12 Students

UB's School of Engineering and Applied Sciences engages in a wide variety of K-12 educational activities, all of which aim to stimulate interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), and encourage students to be curious about the world around them.  


BEAM is a non-profit organization dedicated to building diversity in STEM fields by encouraging, supporting and preparing underrepresented students of all ages to pursue a future in STEM.


Find out the inner workings of many products used in daily life at UB's Engineering Design Summer Camp. Each day, you will participate in hands-on activities to take a design from “art to part”.


Come learn about the exciting world of cybersecurity at UB's GenCyber Computer Summer Camp. Each day, you will participate in many hands-on computer activities to learn about different cybersecurity topics.


UB's School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and National Grid team up each summer to sponsor a four-day engineering workshop for Western New York students entering their sophomore or junior year in high school.

The National Summer Transportation Institute (NSTI) al­lows high school students to explore the state-of-practice of today’s transportation.
Tech Savvy is a daylong science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) career conference designed to attract girls to these fields and to inform families about STEM education and careers.

Join us this summer at Tinker, a unique, one-week summer engineering camp for high school girls! Participants will have the opportunity to explore the diverse fields of engineering.

Hands-on science experiments at UB together with in-classroom science lessons form the basis of the UB-National Grid-Westminster Community Charter School partnership.