Aerospace Camp

July 18 - 20, 2023

Camp is full; waitlist available.

Prepare to blast off for three fun-filled days on the Missouri S&T campus. Experience aeronautics and space flight from a ground-up perspective, as you learn about the history of flight, astronomy and space exploration. Your three days will be filled with computer simulations, interactive teamwork activities and practical hands-on experiences.
  • Registration Details
  • Camp activities
  • Transportation Policy
  • Campus Cancellation Policy

Registration Details

Date: July 18 - 20, 2023

Eligibility: Rising 5th - 8th graders

Capacity: Space is limited to 72 students.

Registration Fee:  $395The Registration Fee includes two nights' stay and all meals during the three-day camp. This is a residential camp; all campers are required to stay in S&T's residential halls (no exceptions). Aerospace Camp is co-sponsored by Missouri University of Science and Technology and University of Missouri ExtensionThe programming is provided by Missouri 4-H.


Registration Cancellation Policy

All camps will have a $50 registration fee (non-refundable, but applied to camp fee). Persons wishing to cancel their registration must do so two weeks (14 full days) prior to the first day of their chosen program. No refunds will be made after this date.

Camp activities

  • Challenger Learning Center-Interactive mission
  • Computer-based flight simulation
  • Hands-on robotics
  • Rocket construction and launching
  • Annual paper airplane content with prizes
  • Science learning with Missouri S&T faculty and students
  • Adventure-based team building activities
  • Design your mission patch

Transportation Policy

Participants are responsible for their own transportation to and from Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla, Missouri. USA Express provides shuttle service from St. Louis Lambert Airport to Rolla. You can contact USA Express by calling 1-800-872-9399 or visiting their website at If you are having challenges arranging transportation, please contact the STEM Center for additional assistance.

Campus Cancellation Policy

Missouri S&T reserves the right to cancel any program in the event of insufficient registrations, severe weather or natural disaster. In the event of cancellation, registrants will be notified immediately via email and phone, and all fees will be returned in full.

Contact Us

Are you ready for your next adventure?

For more information, contact Kummer Center for STEM Education

Aerospace campers watching rocket construction and launch.