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Activities for Students, Parents, Teachers, and HS Counselors

State of Texas University/College Campus Activities


Texas A&M - College Station - www.tamu.edu    

Admissions website: http://admissions.tamu.edu/freshman/apply

HS Counselors: http://admissions.tamu.edu/counselors

Chemistry Open House - Oct 24, 2015 http://chem.tamu.edu/openhouse/

Aggieland Saturday - Feb 13, 2016 http://admissions.tamu.edu/aggielandsaturday/

Physics Festival - Mar 26, 2016 http://physicsfestival.tamu.edu/

Shipwreck Saturday - Spring 2016 http://nautarch.tamu.edu/shipwreck_weekend/index.html

Vet School Open House -TBA, Spring 2016 http://vetmed.tamu.edu/openhouse

Health Science Center (Nursing) -Sept 25, 2015 http://nursing.tamhsc.edu/future/info-sessions.html


Prairie View A&M - http://www.pvamu.edu/recruitment/campus-tours/

Open Days

Preview Days- TBA


Texas A&M - Galveston  http://forms.tamug.edu/admissions/campus_tours.htm

Open Days

Sea Aggie Preview Days - Nov 20, 2015 / Feb 12, 2016 / Feb 26, 2016


Texas A&M - Corpus Christi  http://islandday.tamucc.edu/

Open Days

Island Days- Oct 17, 2015 / Nov 7, 2015 / Feb 6, 2016 / Apr 2, 2016


Texas A&M - Kingsville  http://www.tamuk.edu/preview/index.html

Preview Days- Oct 17, 2015 / Jan 30, 2016 / Apr 23, 2016


Tarleton State - Stephenville  http://www.tarleton.edu/welcome/texantour.html

Texan Tours- Oct 3, 2015 / Oct 24, 2015


University of Houston http://www.uh.edu/admissions/connect/schedule-visit/cougar-preview/

Open Days

Cougar Preview - TBA


University of Houston - Downtown   https://www.uhd.edu/admissions/visit/

Open Days

UTD Open House - TBA


University of Houston - Victoria

http://www.uhv.edu/discover/default.aspx      http://uhv.edu/discover/jaguardays.aspx

Tours -Fill out a campus tour request form (found at the address above) to plan your visit!

Jaguar Days - Nov 14, 2015 / Jan 30, 2016 / Feb 27, 2016


Lamar University - Beaumont  http://beacardinal.lamar.edu

Open Days

Preview Days - Oct 17, 2015


Sam Houston State - Huntsville  http://www.shsu.edu/dept/visitors/saturday.html

Saturdays at Sam - Nov 14, 2015


Stephen F. Austin - Nacogdoches  http://www.sfasu.edu/admissions/visitsfa/showcase.asp

Showcase Saturdays - Nov 14, 2015


Rice University - Houston  http://futureowls.rice.edu/futureowls/Visit.asp

Open Days


Baylor - Waco http://www.baylor.edu/visit/

Open Days

Premiere Day- Apr 16, 2016


Mary Hardin Baylor - Belton  http://future.umhb.edu/visit-umhb

Preview Weekend- Nov 20-21, 2015

Cru Kickoff - Sept 12, 2015 / Oct 24, 2015


University of Texas - Austin

https://exploreut.utexas.edu/        http://bealonghorn.utexas.edu/meetus/events/openhouses

Open House - Longhorn Saturday - March 5, 2016


University of Texas - Arlington https://www.uta.edu/admissions/events/index.php

Maverick Experience Preview Days - Oct 31, 2015 / Nov 13, 2015 / Feb 6, 2016 / Apr 16, 2016 /June 22, 2016

Engineering Saturdays (Outreach Program) - Sept 26, 2015 / Nov 14, 2015 / Apr 9, 2016


University of Texas - Dallas (UTD) http://www.utdallas.edu/enroll/visit/events.php

Open Days

Preview Friday- Oct 23, 2015 / Nov 13, 2015


University of Texas - San Antonio (UTSA)  http://www.utsa.edu/admissions/utsaday.html

Open Days


Southern Methodist (SMU) - Dallas  http://www.smu.edu/Admission/Visit

Open Days

Mustang Days- Oct 5, 2015 / Nov 13, 2015

Weekend Visits- Sept 19, 2015 / Oct 17, 2015 / Oct 24, 2015 / Nov 7, 2015 / Nov 14, 2015 / Dec 5, 2015


St. Edward's - Austin http://www.stedwards.edu/admission/visit-campus/undergraduate

Open Days


Texas State - San Marcos   http://www.admissions.txstate.edu/visit/bobcat-days

Bobcat Days- Oct 10, 2015 / Nov 14, 2015 / Feb 13, 2016 / Apr 16, 2016


Texas State - Round Rock http://www.rrc.txstate.edu/bobcatday

Bobcat Days - Sep 26, 2015


University of the Incarnate Word - San Antonio

http://www.uiw.edu/        http://www.uiw.edu/admissions/eventregistration.html

Saturday Campus Visit Days -Sept 19, 2015 / Oct 24, 2015


Texas Christian (TCU) - Fort Worth  http://www.admissions.tcu.edu/Visit-TCU

Open Days

Monday at TCU- Sept 12, 2015/ Oct 5, 2015/ Oct 26, 2015/ Nov 16, 2015/ Dec 7, 2015/ Jan. 25, 2016/ March 28, 2016/ April 25, 2016


University of North Texas - https://untpreview.unt.edu/

UNT Preview Day- Oct 31, 2015 


University Additional Activities

Aggie STEM Summer Camp


The STEM summer camp will give students real world experiences in STEM education through inquiry learning, improve SAT scores, and provide a world class university experience with Texas A&M University professors in STEM fields. 


Aggie STEM Teacher Summer Boot Camp


Aggie STEM is dedicated to providing Texas educators with the tools necessary for advancements in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. We help teachers and schools achieve this goal primarily through training in Project Based Learning, Professional Learning Communities and the latest technology.


TAMU - ENGAGE Summer Camp


The program is designed for underrepresented students who show an interest in science, mathematics, and engineering.




The Women in Engineering (WE) IDEAS summer camp is a 6-day residential summer camp program designed to give female high school students an opportunity to explore engineering as a career. Sessions will include hands-on activities with engineering faculty and female graduate students.




Camp SOAR is a five day summer camp designed to expose upcoming high school juniors and seniors with an interest in Aerospace Engineering to the research and facilities at Texas A&M University's Department of Aerospace Engineering (AERO).




At Camp BUILD you are given the opportunity to work on fun design projects: Guided by civil engineering faculty and students, work on design projects in a student-team setting. Learn how engineers use the "engineering design process."


TAMU - Spark Conference


Nov. 21, 2015 - The Texas A&M Spark Conference is an engineering design competition, with a strict focus on inspiring K-12 students to explore the field of engineering.


TAMU - Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Summer Camp


Through hands-on demonstrations, tours of laboratory facilities, team-building activities, and design competitions, the girls will discover that engineering is an exciting and rewarding field.


TAMU - Society of Women Engineers (SWE) High School Conference


February each year


TAMU - National Center for Therapeutics Manufacturing (NCTM)


BioFORCE is a hands-on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) summer program of the National Center for Therapeutics Manufacturing that introduces high school students to the field of pharmaceutical manufacturing and the process of how cutting-edge research and medical discoveries become new drugs and therapeutics.  BioFORCE prepares students for college programs in engineering and science, and ultimately, to pursue a career in the biotech or pharmaceutical industries. Students who have completed their freshman, sophomore, or junior years are welcome to apply for one of the 5-day, 4-night residential BioFORCE summer academies.




Camp ARCH is a weeklong interdisciplinary experience that acquaints students with the study of and potential careers in architecture, visualization, construction science, landscape architecture and urban planning.


TAMU - Geosciences Exploration Summer Program


Texas A&M University's College of Geosciences offers a free program to rising high school juniors and seniors interested in Geosciences. Participants will stay on campus, learn what it means to be an Aggie and discover world-wide career opportunities in the field. 


TAMU - Poultry Institute for Youth


Students will attend mini-lectures taught by Texas A&M University staff on topics such as anatomy, embryology, immunology, nutrition and processing. 


TAMU - Veterinary Enrichment Camp


In this three-day program, participants explore the possibilities of veterinary medicine at Texas A&M University through hands-on experiences.


Prairie View A&M

Summer Transportation Institute (STI) - https://www.pvamu.edu/sti/

BHSSC - The ExxonMobile Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp - http://www.theharrisfoundation.org/sitecontent/654/prairie-view-am-university/category/466/embhssc-universities.aspx

Pre-College Enrichment: MITES - https://www.pvamu.edu/sa/career-services/pre-college-enrichment/

Summer Engineering Education Camp (SEEC) - https://www.pvamu.edu/ece/2015/05/21/3542/


Texas A&M Galveston

Sea Camp - http://www.tamug.edu/seacamp/


Texas A&M Corpus Christi

STEM Summer Insititute: Underwater Robotics - http://entc.tamucc.edu/summer.html


Texas A&M Kingsville

Future Engineers of South Texas (FEST)


YESTexas (Young Engineers of South Texas)



Tarleton State

TWC Physics Camp - http://www.tarleton.edu/TWCSummerCamp/index.html

Engineering Summer Camp (6th-9th grade) - http://faculty.tarleton.edu/dmartinez/summercamps.html


University of Houston

G.R.A.D.E camp - https://www.egr.uh.edu/grade/about

STEP Forward Camp - http://promes.egr.uh.edu/camps

Pharmacy Summer Camp - http://www.uh.edu/pharmacy/news-and-events/events/summer-camp/


University of Houston - Victoria

Robotics and Electronics Summer Camp -http://hsrobotics.aiatuhv.com/SummerCampHS.aspx


Lamar University

CHEM-E - http://www.lamar.edu/cheme101


University of Texas - Austin


Camp C3

Code @ TACC

First Bytes Summer Camp


University of Texas - Arlington 

Mobile App Development Teen Camp


University of Texas - Dallas (UTD)


College Journey Camp
Competitive FLL Robotics
Design Connect Create!
EDGE Technology
Quadcopter Camp
Solar Car Camp
Space Launch: Rocketry & Weather Balloon
Summer Biomedical Engineering Experience


University of Texas - San Antonio (UTSA)


Engineering Summer Camp
iTec Summer Camps
Summer Academy in Architecture and Interior Design
Prefreshman Engineering Program


Southern Methodist (SMU) - Dallas 

STEMPREP Project - http://www.smu.edu/stemprep


Texas State - San Marcos  


CAP Camp


University of the Incarnate Word - San Antonio


SEMi Summer Camp


Texas Christian (TCU) - Fort Worth 


SAT Summer Insitute


University of North Texas

CSE Robotics Camp - http://capstone.cse.unt.edu/robocamp/

ASM Materials Camps - http://engineering.unt.edu/materials/about-us/-materials-camp


Technical Schools and Community Colleges 

Texas State Technical College - Waco   https://www.waco.tstc.edu/frontpage/

Texas State Technical College - Harlingen  http://www.tstc.edu/campus/harlingen

Texas State Technical College - Marshall  http://www.tstc.edu/campus/marshall

Texas State Technical College - West Texas  http://www.tstc.edu/campus/westtexas

Wharton County Junior College - Wharton   http://www.wcjc.edu/

Wharton County Junior College - Bay City http://www.wcjc.edu/Programs/vocational-science/nuclear-power-technology/

Wharton County Junior College - Richmond  http://www.wcjc.edu/About-Us/campuses

Wharton County Junior College - Sugar Land http://www.wcjc.edu/About-Us/campuses/sugar-land/


Austin Community College - Austin   http://www.austincc.edu/

Blinn College - Brenham/Bryan   http://www.blinn.edu/

Brazosport College - Lake Jackson   http://www.brazosport.edu/Pages/index.aspx

Coastal Bend College - Beeville  http://www.coastalbend.edu/Beeville/

Coastal Bend College - Alice  http://www.coastalbend.edu/Alice/

Coastal Bend College - Kingsville  http://www.coastalbend.edu/Kingsville/

Coastal Bend College - Pleasanton  http://www.coastalbend.edu/Pleasanton/

Hill Community College - Burleson  http://www.hillcollege.edu/

Houston Community College - Houston Area  http://www.hccs.edu/

Lone Star College - Houston Area   http://www.lonestar.edu/

McLennan Community College - Waco   http://www.mclennan.edu/

Ranger College - Ranger  http://www.rangercollege.edu/

Victoria College - Victoria   http://victoriacollege.edu/

Weatherford College - Weatherford https://www.wc.edu