Fairfield University: BASE Camp


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Program Delivery: Day, Residential
    • Provided By: College
    • Session Start: July
    • Session Length: Two Weeks
    • Entering Grade: 11th, 12th
    • Gender: Girls Only
    • Category: STEM
    • Selective: No
    • Minimum Cost: Free
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    BASE Camp (Broadening Access to Science Education) is designed to engage high school, female students in hands-on, research-based experiences in the natural sciences and mathematics, in an effort to inform and excite students about the process of science.

    This program features:

    • Hands-on work with female faculty members and students on real scientific research projects
    • A fun residential experience in Fairfield University dorms
    • Opportunities to explore health-care careers including field trips to the UConn Health Center
    • Tailored college admissions counselingFinal poster presentations/celebration with family, friends, and the University community
    • Web-based resources for students exploring scientific careers
    • A Certificate of participation in the BASE Science Camp
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