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

Complete the online application and submit other documents above. 

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