Camps

Explore PNW Camps designed to give students and prospective students hands-on learning experience.

FRC Fieldhouse is pictured.

2021 PNW Boys Basketball Summer Camp

June 14 to 18

Campers, age 7-14, will enjoy the positive energy, engaging teaching and daily competition at our 2021 PNW Boys Basketball Summer Camp!

CAD design team is pictured.

Construction of Structure and Machines Summer Camp

June 14 to 18

Campers will construct a bridge while learning about construction materials, 3D design process and project budgeting, culminating in a test of strength competition.

Students participating in summer camp.

Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning Summer Camp

June 14 to 25

Calling all future contributors to the AI-powered world! Join our Purdue University Northwest Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning (AI/ML) Summer Camp.

PNW student at Gabis

TimberNook Camp at Gabis Arboretum

June AND JULY

TimberNook summer day camp at Gabis Arboretum incorporates the fun and learning of a traditional camp experience with fewer transitions and increased opportunities for immersive sensory experiences.

A PNW student studies at his computer

Summer Engineering Camp – Middle School Students

June 21 Through JUne 25

Summer camp alert for middle school students! Our annual Summer Engineering Camp is taking place this June.

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Pneumatic Systems: Air Compressed Rocket Summer Camp

June 21 to 25

Campers will create their own air-powered rocket, while learning about flow, power, speed and pressure. Competition includes a successful launch with the longest flying time, from start until the rocket hits the ground.

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2021 PNW Baseball College Showcase Camp

June 22

Purdue University Northwest Baseball will host a College Showcase Camp open to current high school students, limited to the first 45 registered. Players will be evaluated at their positions. Players should bring all baseball equipment and wear baseball pants.

A PNW soccer player advances the ball up the field

2021 PNW Men’s Soccer Summer ID Camp

June 24 (Session 1) and June 25 (Session 2)

This camp is designed for players in high school and above. The sessions are coached by NCAA Division II Purdue University Northwest Men’s Soccer coaching staff and players and are designed to sharpen player’s technical and tactical ability.

Professor showing a student a piece of equipment

Summer Engineering Camp – High School Students

June 28 Through July 2

Summer camp alert for high school students! Our annual Summer Engineering Camp is taking place this June and July.

A hiking trail at Gabis Arboretum

Environmental Science Summer Camp

June 28 Through July 2

Open to rising high school students, PNW’s second Environmental Science Summer Camp will take students into the field with visits to Gabis Arboretum, the Munster landfill, local ponds and the Portage wastewater treatment plant.

Students work out in DSAC

2021 PNW Summer Strength and Conditioning Camp

July 6 Through 29 (Every Tuesday and Thursday)

Come experience an age-specific camp with a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist instructing basic terminology and technique in weightlifting, running, jumping and landing in a controlled environment.

Female at a computer

Advanced GenCyber Summer Camp

July 12 Through July 16

The Department of Computer Information Technology and Graphics is offering a one-week free VIRTUAL Advanced GenCyber Summer Camp for high school students.

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Robotics Explorer and Adventure: All GIRLS Summer Camp

July 12 Through July 16

Female campers will work with the control and coding of industrial robots. They will also create a scenario, build a VR robot, simulate a robot performing pick and place applications and use a VR headset to see the robot in a virtual environment.

Girls and Boys Beginner and Intermediate Volleyball Camps

July 12 THROUGH July 14

This camp is recommended for girls and boys entering grades two through six and five through nine who have had minimal organized volleyball experience.

PNW's Women's Volleyball Team Poses on the Court

Girls High School Elite Volleyball Camp

July 15 AND July 16

This camp is recommended for girls who have had at least one year of high school experience and are intending to play at the college level.

Women playing soccer are pictured.

Women’s Soccer Summer ID Camp

July 25

This camp is designed for players in grades nine through 12. The sessions are coached by NCAA Division II Purdue University Northwest Women’s soccer coaching staff and are designed to sharpen player’s technical and tactical ability.