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Sponsored by the College of Sciences and Mathematics at Auburn University

Registration for Summer 2017 will open:

Wednesday, February 15th @ 11:00am CST

See the Registration Process in the sidebar to prepare for registration on February 15th.

Course Availability

1st & 2nd: All Classes Full - Requests still being accepted for the waitlist

3rd & 4th: All Classes Full - Requests still being accepted for the waitlist

5th & 6th: Space still available in: Off the Grid, Secret Formulas, Mysteries at the Museum, Balloon Poppers, Pondering Potter. All others are full.

7th & 8th: All Classes Available

2017 Dates

June 5-9th (1st-6th Grades)

June 12-16th (5th & 6th Grade Only)

June 19-23rd (1st-6th Grades)

June 26-30th (1st-8th Grades)

July 17-21st (1st-6th Grades)

July 24-28th (1st-6th Grades)

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 $195 - $235 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 334-844-5769.

Last Updated: 05/05/2017