High School

Geering Up has exciting summer opportunities for High School students who are passionate about Science, Technology, and Engineering.  We offer students the chance to be part of the UBC learning community and connect with faculty, students and like-minded peers.

ASAP Summer Program

Geering Up is offering a new week-long program for high school students.

Junior Program

For students who are entering grades 8 or 9 in September.

Senior Program

For students who are entering grades 10, 11, 12 or first-year University in September.

Senior Overnight Program

The best way to get a sneak peek into life at University! Students can fully immerse themselves in the University environment by staying in residence throughout the week. We rent a floor of residence for our students and plan evening activities throughout the week to explore UBC campus and Vancouver.

Maker Girls Club Series

For girls entering Grades 7-10.

Summer Volunteering Opportunities

Geering Up offers Junior Instructor volunteer positions for students entering grades 11, 12 or are in University. Each volunteer is assigned to a camp and helps instructors run activities for a group of up to 25 campers.
Who staffs this program?

Our team of Instructors are made up of University students from the faculties of Engineering and Science. Each Instructor is passionate about their field of study and has extensive experience working with youth. For our ASAP program we also closely with Professors and Grad students who teach lessons and facilitate laboratory experiences.


Register is now open!

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Have more questions? Feel free to contact us.