Summer programs for kindergarten through high school students are offered by several departments and organizations hosting events at Colorado State University. For descriptions and schedules, please select the program(s) that interests you. 

The majority of programs have information about summer 2018 registration opening dates and programs on their websites. The RAMCamps information (Department of Athletics) is gradually becoming available.

Please contact the department or organization offering the program for additional information about costs, housing, transportation, and more.

Office of Admissions Programs, 2018

Admissions: Summer Programs

Summer programs are opportunities for rising high school sophomores and juniors who are interested in developing their research and leadership skills in an inclusive and stimulating learning environment.

Black Issues Forum

“BIF” is designed to provide students an opportunity to enhance their leadership potential while learning about issues that affect the African American community.

Lorenzo de Zavala Youth Legislative Session

Hosted at Colorado State, the “LDZ” program is designed to give youth leaders the edge on successfully navigating, managing and creating organizations.

Native Education Forum

“NEF” is a five-day summer program designed to help students gain university experience, earn academic credit, and research issues critical to Native American/Indigenous communities.

Academic Camps, 2018

Anatomy Camp

Anatomy Camp at Colorado State provides high school students who are interested in pursuing pre-medical college majors with an academic edge, a taste of college life, and unforgettable experiences in the anatomy lab.

iD Tech Camp

Learn code, game design, app development, web design, film, photography, and more. Kick-start your dream job and gain a competitive edge for college!

Music & Theatre

Music camps and workshops, summer music-theatre camp, and dance seminars and camps hosted by the School of Music, Theatre, and Dance.


Join the College of Natural Sciences Education & Outreach Center’s staff in conducting real scientific research activities in a variety of laboratory and outdoor field settings.

Summer VET

Through presentations, demonstrations, laboratories, visits, and in-depth hands-on activities, students discover what modern veterinary medicine is about.

Women in Construction Management Summer Institute

In this institute, young women will develop confidence in their abilities and gain an understanding of their opportunities in construction management through field trips, discussions, and hands-on activities.

Sport and Horsemanship Camps, 2017-2018

Horsemanship Camp, 2018

The camps are designed to be both an educational and fun experience for youths 10 to 15 years of age. Youth 16-18 are allowed to participate as day campers only.

Ram Camps

Join the CSU Athletic Department for Ram Camps. Sports include basketball, football, soccer, softball, swimming, track & field, and volleyball. Camp dates updated throughout spring 2018.

Youth Sports Camps, 2018

Coeducational day camps focusing on sport skill development while promoting the benefits of physical activity and healthy lifestyles for youth.