Cal Poly San Luis Obispo: Engineering Possibilities in College (EPIC)


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Destination: United States
    • Program Delivery: Residential
    • Provided By: College, Public School
    • Session Start: July
    • Session Length: One Week
    • Entering Grade: 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Gender: Coed
    • Category: STEM
    • Sub-Categories: Engineering
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17
    • Minimum Cost: $1,500 - $2,999
    • Call: (805) 756-6579
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    Are you interested in building a rocket, creating an Android phone app, or designing a water filter for Third World countries? These creative opportunities and more await you at EPIC, a residential summer camp offered by Cal Poly San Luis Obispo for students entering 6th to 11th grade. Need-based and merit scholarships available.

    Engineering Possibilities In College, EPIC, is a one week engineering summer camp for students currently in grades 6-11. It is located on the Cal Poly San Luis Obispo university campus in the beautiful California central coast. EPIC introduces campers to the varied fields of engineering through hands-on labs taught by university professors and industry professionals. Every student attends labs tailored to a selected engineering focus. There are labs with a focus in the following types of engineering:

    • Aerospace
    • Civil
    • Environmental
    • Materials
    • Architectural
    • Computer
    • Industrial
    • Mechanical
    • Biomedical
    • Electrical
    • Manufacturing
    • Software

    Your EPIC experience will include designing, building and testing your own engineering project! You’ll experience life on a university campus and meet new friends during activities that may include rock climbing, bowling, lawn games and hikes to the Cal Poly “P.”

    Cost and Session Information

    All sessions are based on Spring 2020 grade level. The cost is $1,720 for each session

    Session 1 — July 5-10, Grades 6-8

    Session 2 — July 12-17, Grades 9-11

    Session 3 — July 19-24, Grades 9-11

    Session 4 — July 26-31, Grades 9-11

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