For the past 36 years, Western’s youth programs have encouraged kids to explore a favorite topic and consider opportunities in higher education. Participants experience hands-on learning and gain exposure to a college campus under the instruction of Western’s high-quality educators.
Below are the programs being offered for summer 2018:
- College Quest (entering grades 10- 12)
- Global Connections (entering grades 4-6)
- Grandparents “U” (entering grades 1-8)
- Odyssey of Science and Arts (entering grades 4-9)
- Summerwinds (entering grades 6-12)
- Suzuki Violin (entering grades K-12)
- Western Kids Camp (entering grades 1-6)
- Western Inspires Leadership Development (WILD) (entering grades 7-9)
- WWU Lakewood Jr. Sailing Camp (entering grades 6-12)
Scholarships for middle school and high school students from Whatcom County are available through the Assistance League of Bellingham. Visit the web for more information at http://assistanceleaguebellingham.org/scholarship/. Youth Programs welcomes a tax-deductible donation to the Youth Programs Scholarship fund to provide the opportunity to enroll for students who can’t participate otherwise. Visit the web for more information at https://ee.wwu.edu/youth-programs/donate-youth-scholarships.
Summer youth programs are also available in Anacortes and Poulsbo. Anacortes program is held at the Shannon Point Marine Center, while Poulsbo programs are at the SEA Discovery Center.
WWU is an equal opportunity institution. For disability accommodation, please contact Extended Education at (360)650-3308 or ExtendedEd@wwu.edu.