Summer Programs

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"WMU ATYP Summer Camps offer excellent enrichment opportunities at a very reasonable cost. A wonderful chance for students to explore what interests them."

- Karen


ATYP holds summer programs for bright students each summer. No qualification necessary—all students can participate. Summer camps for 2022 will be a mix of online and in-person opportunities.

Camps offered Summer 2021:

  • Code Breaking, June 21-25, 1-4 p.m.
  • Intro to Veterinary Science, June 21-25, 9 a.m.-noon 
  • Virtual Reality, June 28-July 2, 1-4 p.m. 
  • What’s in Your Water, June 28-July 2, 9 a.m.-noon
  • Water In, Water Out, June 28-July 2, 1-4 p.m.
  • Graphic Novels, July 12-16, 9 a.m.-noon 
  • Scratch Multimedia Games, July 12-16, 1-4 p.m.
  • Digital Storytelling with Alice, June 14-18, 1-4 p.m. (virtual)
  • Introduction to Theater, June 28-July 2, 9 a.m.-noon (virtual)
  • SurvivalCraft, July 12-16, 1-4 p.m. (virtual)
  • New Media and Digital Theater, July 12-16, 9 a.m.-noon (virtual)

Camps are primarily for students going into 6th to 9th grade. 

Each summer we offer a Writing Your College Admissions Essay camp for students entering their senior year (2021-22). There are usually four separate sessions of this class - two online and two in-person (if possible). 

Summer 2022 camp information will be available in February or March 2022.

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For more information on all the summer camps available at Western Michigan University, see the online directory.