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Precollege

Kettering University offers more than 25 unique camps and learning experiences; from computer science coding camps and computer engineering camps to FIRST and VEX robotics camps and leadership development camps. Our programs serve everyone from first graders to graduating high school seniors. 

Featured Program

Women in STEM

February 25, 2023

Program Fee: $25

Hosted by A-Section Society of Women Engineers

Open to Grades 9-12

If you're a smart and creative high school student and want to learn more about engineering, register now for the Women in STEM program hosted by the A-Section Society of Women Engineers. Space is limited to the first 36 females to register.

Kettering University and the Society of Women Engineers empower women to succeed in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. The women in STEM program features hands-on activities for female students that expose them to how STEM relates to the world around us while making new friends. You will also have the opportunity to learn about STEM careers. The price of this program is $25 per student. Your fee will include lunch and dinner, a t-shirt, a backpack, and all the materials for the hands-on activities with Kettering Faculty and A-Section Society of Women Engineer students.

Schedule of Events

9:00 am - 9:15 am Check-in

9:15 am - 9:30 am Ice Breakers

9:30 am - 11:30 am Admissions Presentation, Student Panel, and a Campus Tour

11:30 am - 12:30 pm Lunch at Battenburg Cafe

12:30 pm - 1:00 pm Transition Time

1:00 pm - 5:15 pm Four Hands-on Activities with Kettering Faculty and A-Section SWE students

5:15 pm - 7:15 pm Alumni Speaker and Dinner

7:15 pm Sign out and Parent Pick-up

Pre-College Programs
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Open for Registration

AIM Program

Academically Interested Minds (AIM)

Started in 1984, Kettering University developed the AIM program to help students of color make a successful transition from high school to college.

July 5 - August 4, 2023

Application deadline: March 31, 2023

Computer Engineering

Students can learn how consumer electronics, automobiles and robots are made. Or students interested in programming can learn Python and virtual reality. 

Robotics Camps

Students can become a master of machinery, collaborate on building and designing the robot and develop autonomous programs for robots in these camps. 

LITES Program

Lives Improve Through Engineering & Science (LITES)

Designed for young women, the LITES program explores the role that math, science and technology play in developing innovations that make the world a better place. 

July 9 - July 21, 2023

Application deadline: June 5, 2023

Green Earth

DTE Alternative/Sustainable Energy Summer Day Camp

Summer day camp students will learn how human activities affect climate change, impacting the raging California fires and the African droughts.

July 24 - August 3, 2023

Program Fee:  $250

Esports Camps

Esports is an opportunity for high school players to interact with collegiate players and coaching staff to work on areas of improvement for their title of choice.

Upcoming Programs

STEM Olympiad

How do professionals in STEM industries use math to tackle tough problems in the real world? We challenge you to find the solutions yourself at Kettering’s STEM Olympiad. High school-age participants compete using algebra and geometry; creativity and diligence; pencil and paper.

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Kettering University and the Society of Women Engineers empower women to succeed and be recognized for their life-changing contributions and achievement, as engineers and leaders.

More Information on SWE and other Women's Engineering Camps >