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Sponsored by the College of Sciences and Mathematics at Auburn University

Registration is now OPEN!

Course Descriptions

5/10/16: Attention rising 3rd/4th graders! A limited number of spaces have opened up the weeks of July 18 and July 25. Turn your registrations in now to hold your spot!!

The following courses are now full:
5th & 6th: Amusement Park Adventure

You may still submit a registration form for these courses and you will be placed on a waitlist.

Registration Form

About Science Matters

Does your child like exploring the outdoors? Is he creative or always taking things apart? Does she love solving problems? Do your kids excel at math or science? If you found yourself answering yes to any of these questions or you have a rising first through eighth grade child who shows high interest or aptitude in science, math, or technology-related subjects, you should definitely send your child to Science Matters at Auburn University! They'll have a blast, and you'll feel great about positively contributing to your child's education during summer break!

Science Matters is a summer enrichment program for elementary students in rising grades 1-8 offering youngsters a supercharged science experience. The program allows participants to explore the world of science through real experiments, technology and art projects, and hands-on, make-n-take activities. During this action-packed program, kids can design and build, dabble in the art of chemistry, become a flight specialist, see amazing critters, and more! Science Matters offers six different science-themed weeks for rising 1st-4th graders to choose from and five weeks for rising 5th-6th graders, and 2 weeks for 7th-8th graders to enjoy. Camps are 8am-4pm. Prices range from $190 - $230 per week/child. Multiple week discounts are available. Courses fill on a first-come-first-serve basis, so be sure to register today!

Program Fees Include:

  • All materials
  • Experienced science instructors
  • Science Matters tote bag
  • Morning and afternoon snacks
  • Special Science Matters T-shirt
  • Exploratory Activities (exclusive
    on-campus science tours, local
    trips, and/or great demo shows)

For more information contact Kristen Bond at or by phone at 344-844-5769.

Last updated: 05/19/2016