Athletics Camps

MSU Denver Volleyball Camps

Work on volleyball skills with MSU Denver coaches and players.

  • Date: May-July (Dates and times will vary depending on the camp)
  • Age: Rising middle and high school students
  • Cost: Free

Learn More About MSU Denver Volleyball Camps and Apply Here


MSU Denver Basketball Camp

Train with head coach Dan Ficke and the MSU Denver Men’s Basketball staff! The Complete Skills Camp is open to boys of all abilities for a week of high-energy drills, encouraging instruction, and scrimmages all formulated to help improve your confidence in the game and increase your basketball IQ.

  • Date: July 22-August 2
  • Time: M-F, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Age: Rising 8-15 year olds
  • Cost: $415 (Discounts available for MSU Denver faculty and staff members)

Learn More About MSU Denver Basketball Camp and Register Here


MSU Denver Soccer ID Camp

The MSU-Denver Individual Development Camps are intense two-day camps designed for the soccer player who would like to play in college. Intended for players graduating in 2025, 2026, and 2027, transfers and current MSU Denver Students that have played soccer at a competitive level. The sessions are designed to simulate a college level training environment. The camps will include a variety of advanced tactical topics, technical training, small-sided games and full 11 vs. 11 games. There will also be an opportunity for goalkeeper specific training.

  • Date: June 15-16
  • Time: 9 a.m-noon, 2-4 p.m.
  • Cost: $250

Learn More About MSU Denver Soccer ID Camp and Register Here


College of Aerospace, Computing, Engineering and Design Camps

Girls Who Code – Summer Camp

Girls Who Code Camps help campers solve real world problems through code! This club encourages female students from middle and high schools to impact their community in a positive way through fun coding tutorials and activities. This camp will help participants build animations, games, apps and more.

  • Date: June 24-29
  • Time: 9:00am to noon.
  • Age: Rising 6th-12th graders
  • Cost: Free

Apply for Girls Who Code Here

For additional questions and information, contact Rajidha Rajan. 


STEM Challenge Camp

Earn a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certificate by investigating a solution by utilizing problem solving techniques. Present your findings to friends and family! Lunch is provided and no prior STEM experience necessary, open to all interested students. Participants who are work eligible will receive a $300 stipend.

  • Date: May 13-24
  • Time: M-F, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
  • Age: High school seniors, community college students and MSU Denver students
  • Cost: Free

Learn More and Apply for STEM Challenge Camp Here


{Code Denver}

A month long intensive technology immersion summer program Visits to organizations utilizing cutting edge technology Work with experts in aeronautics, robotics and geophysics. A collaboration with MSU Denver, Colorado School of Mines and the Gordon Family Giving Foundation, founded by Nuggets player Aaron Gordon.

  • Date: June 17-July 12
  • Age: Rising 9th-11th graders
  • Cost: Free

Learn More and Apply for Code Denver Here


Summer Science Institute

Participate in hands on activities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

  • Date: June 3-14; June 17-28
  • Time: M-F, 8 a.m.-noon or 1-4 p.m.
  • Age: Rising 6th-8th graders
  • Cost: $400 (Need based scholarships are available)

Learn More and Apply for Summer Science Institute Here


Summer Science Scholars

This is a three-week full day program of learning STEM, critical thinking, and problem solving skills through a research based project.

  • Date: June 10-28
  • Time: M-F, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
  • Age: Rising 11th and 12th graders
  • Cost: Free

Learn More and Apply for Summer Science Scholars Here



Are you an incoming MSU freshman OR Transfer Student interested in a career within Aerospace Technology and Operations? Or maybe you want to explore what this path could look like for you? Well, you have come to the right place! VUELO is a one-week exploratory learning opportunity with MSU Denver in the College of Aerospace Computing Engineering and Design. This day camp is built to begin a support system for students who are interested in pursuing a career in the Aviation and Aerospace industry and meet other students with similar interests and aspirations.

  • Date: July 31 – August 2
  • Time: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
  • Age: Incoming Freshman or Transfer Student
  • Cost: Free

Learn More and Apply for VUELO Here

College of Letters, Arts & Sciences Camps

Write on Sports Denver – Summer Camp

Write on Sports aims to teach middle school students how to become better writers by writing about something they love, sports! Attendees will participate in classroom instruction, video and podcast production, interviews and panels with professional athletes and journalists and a field trip.

  • Date: July 22 – August 2
  • Time: M-F, 9:00am-4:00pm
  • Age: Rising 7th and 8th graders
  • Cost: Free

Learn More and Apply for Write on Sports Denver Here

For questions and additional information, contact Write on Sports.


Colorado Youth Symphony Orchestras Instrumental Boot Camp for Strings

This is nuts and bolts and total fun of playing and performance! ​This camp is based on skill level and by specific instrument (violin, viola, cello, bass, and new this year: Advanced Orchestra Techniques.

  • Date: July 29 – August 2
  • Time: 9 a.m. – noon
  • Age: Grade 3 to 20 years old
  • Cost: $495

Learn More and Apply for Colorado Youth Symphony Orchestra Instrumental Boot Camp for Strings Here

TRIO Upward Bound Camps


MSU Denver TRIO Upward Bound – Summer Camp

Attendees will participate in college prep classes, internships on campus, weekly field trips and more. Stipends may also available to attendees.

  • Date: June 17- July 27
  • Age: Rising 9th-12th grade students who will be attending Abraham Lincoln, North, East, West or Manual High School in the Fall of 2024.
  • Cost: Free

Learn More About TRIO Upward Bound

Apply for TRIO Upward Bound Camp Here

For questions and additional in formation, contact Adrian Ramirez.