The University of Minnesota College of Science and Engineering sponsors events, tours, camps, and other opportunities for children from kindergarten through high school. These programs are designed to spark interest in STEM and provide additional resources for teachers.

For parents

Enrichment programs

From day camps to year-long programs, we help make STEM fun and interactive for kids of all ages. Learn more about our enrichment programs.

Outreach events

Families and student groups are invited to a wide variety of events that make science and math fun. Learn more about our outreach events.

Summer camps

Have some fun and learn new things at summer camps. Learn more about our summer camps.

For teachers

Classroom resources

Resources include in-school presentations, online videos, interactive websites, games, and much more. Learn more about our classroom resources.

Field trips and tours

Bring your class or student group to tour a lab or attend a live show. Learn more about our field trips and tours.

Teacher development

These programs, most during the summer, offer lab experiences and new teaching resources to bring back to your classroom. Learn more about teacher development.

For volunteers

Student volunteers

Now you can pay it forward. Join other University of Minnesota students who are getting youth excited about science and engineering. Find out more how you can reach out to youth.

Alumni volunteers

Invest your time and talents in the next generation of scientists, mathematicians, and engineers. Learn more about how you can volunteer at K-12 events.

For corporate partners

Corporate sponsors are key to the success of our K-12 outreach programs. Learn how you can support our programs for youth.