2014 Summer Camps


Aviation Camps

Aviation Flight Camp

Date: June 16 - June 20, 2014 (check in on Monday the 16th at 10:00 and leave on Friday the 20th after lunch)

For: High School Students

Cost: $1,350 for the week (includes Room & Board)

Participants will have the opportunity to fly in Cessna 172s each day, take a behind-the-scenes tour of O’Hare Airport, participate in various aviation classes, use flight simulators and learn about the aviation industry from current professionals in aviation.

Aviation history, meteorology and flight theory will be some of the topics discussed by Lewis aviation professors. Participants will also have access to the Lewis fleet of 25 airplanes, as well as experiencing air travel with a flight instructor. A tour of O’Hare International Airport will offer participants a behind-the-scenes perspective of one of the nation’s busiest airports.



Computer Science Camps

Camp Code

Date: July 14, 15, and 16, 2014

Time: 9:00 am - Noon

For: High School Students

Cost: $75

There are two types of people in the world: those who can code, and those who can’t. Be one of the cool ones who can create really useful, entertaining, world-transforming applications with computer code by attending this three-day workshop. You’ll learn how to write computer programs that move objects around a screen, create interesting artwork using math, make robots perform simple tasks, develop attractive and functional websites, and build apps that operate on a smartphone or tablet.


Guardians of Cyberspace

Date: July 17 - 18, 2014

Time: 9:00 am - Noon

For: High School Students

Cost: $50

Seemingly every day there is more news about a cyber security breach of some kind. How do these happen, and how can you stay safe online? This two-day seminar will introduce you to the fascinating world of cybersecurity by showing you the tools we use to stay one step ahead of the bad guys.



Leadership Camps

Learning to Lead

Date: July 23 - 24, 2014

Time: 9am - 3pm

For: High School Students

Cost: $65 per person (includes lunches, snacks, t-shirt and certificate of completion)

Are you interested in learning more about leadership? Do you want to develop your own skills with team building, communication and positive group dynamics? Do you envision yourself as a leader?

lease join us for a two-day interactive program that will focus on leadership, team building and positive group outcomes. The program is open to high school age students and will be offered at Lewis University’s Romeoville Campus. This program is designed for those who hold leadership positions in high school (student council, sports, clubs, honor societies, etc.) as well as those who would like to in the future. All high school age students are welcome!

The program will be facilitated by Lewis University faculty – individuals who are trained experts in the areas of positive leadership, team building, effective communication and ethical decision making. Come be a part of this fascinating exploration of the leader within YOU!