Lamar Introduction to Engineering (LITE)

Lamar Introduction to Engineering


LITE Camp is a week-long day camp for rising 7th and 8th graders who are excited to learn about engineering in a dynamic, fun, educational setting. At LITE camp, high-achieving STEM students will have the opportunity to

  • Engage in discussions and experiments with LU faculty
  • Visit engineering labs on campus
  • Learn about career and study opportunities in engineering
  • Interact with LU students, alumni and faculty
  • Work in teams on fun engineering projects


  • Entering 7th or 8th grade in 2019
  • Must have a 'B' average in Math and Science classes
  • Must have strong recommendation from current mathematics or science teacher


  • July 15th-19th, 2019


  • 9am – 4pm each day, drop-off beginning at 8:30am


  • LITE camp is offered at no cost, thanks to generous donations by BASF, ExxonMobil, Motiva and Total
  • Meals, snacks, camp shirts and activities are included

How to Apply

Applications for 2019 are closed.

Parents will be notified via email upon acceptance and given further directions for registration.