Summer Engineering Academy

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2016  Sessions

Engineering Session
June 27-July 22, 2016
9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Robotics and Programming Session
June 27-July 22, 2016
2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Both engineering and robotics sessions for $2,100

The Academy at the URI Kingston campus is designed for high school students who want to explore the possibilities created by engineering in a hands-on, engaging fashion. Students who are thinking of majoring in engineering can gain a valuable overview of the field and explore fundamental concepts and tools used across many disciplines in engineering. Students who are not engineering bound can also gain from this introduction to engineering practices and related concepts. Students may also earn college credit, scholarships and stay in on-campus housing during the program.  Stay the weekend and visit some amazing cultural sites during the weekend program. Sign up today!


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Hands on activities and road trips make this an action-packed experience.  See the places we’ve visited.



The Academy attracts students from around the world, offering a unique international experience. See the schools that send students.