Engineering and Fabrication Studio: Session II

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Residential (on-campus room and board included): $1395; $100 deposit due upon admission

Daytime/Non-residential: $795; $100 deposit due upon admission

Date & Time

July 25-29 daytime/non-residential, July 24-30 residential

Students have the option to live on campus while attending this program (residential) or commute from home each day (non-residential). The residential program will run from Sunday, July 24 - Saturday, July 30 and will include evening and weekend activities. The non-residential program will be held from Monday, July 25 - Friday, July 29 from 9 am - 3:30 pm each day.

Please note: students should register for either Engineering and Fabrication Studio: Session I or Engineering and Fabrication Studio: Session II. Engineering and Fabrication Studio: Session I, the week of July 11-15, is a commuter program held in-person on Illinois Tech's Mies campus. Engineering and Fabrication Studio: Session II is the same program, but with the option for students to stay residentially on Illinois Tech's campus for the program duration. Students must be 15-17 years old to participate in residential programs.  

Program Registration


Registration for the daytime program is open until program capacity is met. Final payments are due by Friday, June 3. Please view our policies and resources page, including our COVID-19 vaccine policy, before registration. 

Please note: Registration for the residential program is closed; however students may still register for the daytime format of the program using the link above.


Rising 10th–12th graders


Mies Campus

Program Description

Students will learn what biomedical, chemical, electrical, mechanical, civil, and environmental engineers do in their jobs through speakers and hands-on activities. Students will use Arduinos and 3D printers to explore areas of engineering in greater depth and to see how math and science provide a basis for technology innovation. Students will have the opportunity to use basic shop tools as well as laser cutters and 3D printers to complete individual projects. Students must be present for the mandatory safety training taught on the first day to continue in the course.