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.

Aerospace Camp is co-sponsored by Missouri University of Science and Technology and University of Missouri Extension. The programming is provided by Missouri 4-H.


Date: July 16-18, 2024
Eligibility: Rising 5th - 8th graders
Capacity: 72 students
Registration Fee: $450, see registration details below (includes all meals, housing and camp materials)
Status: Camp is full. Join wait list.

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

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.

All camps will have a $50 non-refundable 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.

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.

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Summer Camps at S&T

Suite 104, 1200 N. Pine St, Rolla, MO
Phone: (573) 341-6204

Operating Hours

Monday:8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday:8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday:8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday:8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday:8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.