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University for Young People

April 10, 2007

Baylor University's 2007 University for Young People

A summer enrichment program for gifted and talented students offered by the Center for Community Learning and Enrichment

UYP is a commuter program, so there are no overnight accommodations.


Rising 4th Grade through Rising 12th Grade

Session I: June 4-June 15

Session II: June 18-June 29


Rising 1st Grade through Rising 4th Grade

Creative Problem Solving Camp: June 11-June 15


2007 Applications Available at:

or by e-mailing

or call 254-710-2171

University for Young People is a summer enrichment program for rising first graders through rising twelfth graders. Younger students meet at an elementary school to study an interdisciplinary theme such as Structures where they discover the many structures that are involved in building a new city. Older students attend classes on the Baylor campus from the sciences, social sciences, fine arts, and technology. Costs: Creative Problem Solving Camp: $170; UYP on Baylor's Campus: $85-$95 per class plus $20 registration fee. New applicants have a one time $15 application fee.