About Us

Contact us at KIDSU@unr.edu or call (775) 784-4046

KIDS University hosts a wide-range of youth camps during the summer and school breaks throughout the year. Choose from themed, weeklong camps designed to incorporate the academic STEAM components — science, technology, engineering, arts and math — with a healthy dose of fun!


Camp Themes

  • STEM

    KIDS U campers are the next generation of innovators and problem solvers. Explore real-world problems through STEM-focused activities.

    Camps may include:
    Rockets, Chain Reaction, Chemistry, CSI, Cadet Rocket, Earth-Shakin’ Science, Health Care Heroes Camp, In a Flash, Kids in Space, KIDS U Zoo, Mad Science, Mischievous Math, Totally Amazing Insects, 3D Modeling Workshop, Coding from Scratch and Web Design!

  • Creativity

    Discover camps that are as fun and imaginative as they are educational. We give campers the opportunities to explore and develop their talents while creating amazing memories.

    Camps may include:
    Creative Dance, Acting, Painting and Culinary Arts!

  • Sports and Fitness

    It’s important for kids to stay active. KIDS U camps provide a variety of different sports and games for kids to participate in. Campers will improve their skills while having a great time.

    Camps may include:
    Basketball, Swimming, Volleyball, Baseball, Football, Cheerleading, Track, Rock Climbing, Jump Roping, Soccer and Wacky Games!

  • Culture and Language

    Explore the world and learn about different countries and languages. Campers can go back in time to discover ancient civilizations and learn about American history. Experience being a writer in our fun-filled camps.

    Camps may include:
    Five Cultures — Five Dances, It’s All Greek to Me, Passage to Ancient Egypt, Viking Ventures, Se Habla Español, Groovin’ in the ‘60s and the Write Stuff!