Two summer camp students working on an engineering project.

Engineering Summer Camp

Monday – Friday, June 20-24, 9 am – 3 pm

Explore the world of engineering through hands-on projects and competitions that are arranged to show engineering design concepts and optimization.

  • Learn foundational concepts and design processes from experienced engineering faculty
  • Individual and team projects allow you to be a participant and a spectator
  • Create a high-pressure water-rocket and measure how high it flies
  • Design, build, and test the strength of your balsa-wood bridge
  • Program your car to race against the competition
  • Get a better understanding of what engineers do and how they do it
  • Learn more about Milligan’s engineering program

You will receive:

  • Milligan Engineering t-shirt
  • Option to earn University credit for “Introduction to Engineering FENG-101”


  • Schedule Coming soon »
  • $300 before June 1
  • $350 after June 1


Learn from engineering faculty with some pretty impressive credentials! The United Nations. NASA. U.S. Department of Energy. West Point. Fulbright Scholar.

Greg Harrell
Area Chair of Engineering; Malcolm C. and Ruth G. Myers Chair of Engineering; Director of the Engineering Programs; Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Hongyou Lu
Assistant Professor of East Asian Studies; Engineering Program Development Associate

Landon Holbrook
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Professor of Electrical Engineering

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