Amusement Park Design Camp

2024 dates TBD

Do you love thrills, chills, and exciting rides at amusement parks? Join us and learn why amusement parks are constantly looking for the best designs for their parks. In this camp, you will use engineering physics, 3D printing, CAD, and hands-on models to develop your part of our own camp amusement park.
  • Registration Details
  • Camp activities
  • Transportation Policy
  • Campus Cancellation Policy

Registration Details

Date: June 27 - 29, 2023

Eligibility: Rising 6th - 8th graders

Capacity: Space is limited to 30 students.

Registration Fee:  $600 which includes housing in residence halls, meals, and all course materials.

Space is Limited: Early registration is recommended. Campers will be registered on a first-come, first-served basis, based upon date of registration and when payment is received. Waiting lists will be maintained and filled in the order that they were received should cancellations occur.


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

  • Take a trip to Six Flags to tour the engineering designs of the rides as well as evaluating the thrills
  • Use CAD to design 3D printed objects
  • Design rides for the future

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