Summer Camps 2021 - Explore, Dream, Discover

Summer Camps

Looking for something fun and exciting to do during the summer? Participate in Gateway’s pre-college Summer Camps. We have exciting options for students entering 6th grade all the way through high school. If a financial voucher is needed, please contact Sam Ingo at ingos@gtc.edu.

Please visit our Campus Status page for the current health and safety measures implemented on our campuses.

Parents: When registering, please create a unique username and password for each student or access the existing account from a previous summer camp. You can use your same email address, but all registration information should be that of the student.

A printed and signed Participant Release, Waiver of Liability and Hold Harmless Agreement and Publicity Release Form will be required for each student for participation in each Summer Camp. This form can also be accessed when you login to your Registration Portal.

Explore 2021 Offerings

Fab Lab Maker Camp

3D printing, and making cool stuff with laser and CNC.

Nitro-X

Rev up your passion for cars and mechanics at Nitro-X! Through hands-on activities and learning, you'll build and test drive nitro-methane powered cars. Lunches will be provided for students. Students can pack their own lunches if preferred.

Adventures in Photography

Take pictures and learn to edit them and create collages and illustrations from them.
*Students will need to have a camera phone or camera.

All About the Face - Facials

Interested in beauty and makeup artistry? Your face is makeup's canvas, so proper skin care is the first and most important step for any makeup artist. This hands-on camp teaches the basics of skin care, including applications of facial treatments and makeup.
*If also attending "All About the Face - Makeup" on the same date, please pack a lunch.

All About the Face - Makeup

Interested in beauty and makeup artistry? Your face is makeup's canvas, so proper skin care is the first and most important step for any makeup artist. This hands-on camp teaches the basics of skin care, including applications of facial treatments and makeup.
*If also attending "All About the Face - Facials" on the same date, please pack a lunch.

College 101 Boot Camp

Join Gateway Technical College's New Student Specialists and Dual Credit teams to learn about the college search process, admission and application steps, financial aid and ways to pay for college, campus resources to ensure student academic success in college, dual credit opportunities in high school, and the steps to get prepared for college post high school. This session will provide incoming high school juniors and seniors and their families an opportunity to learn and understand about how to gain access to higher education at Gateway Technical College and other colleges/universities at the post-secondary level.

Fun with Hair - Braiding

Do you love trying new hairstyles? Take your passion for beauty to the next level by learning intricate braiding techniques and styling basic updos.
*If also attending "Fun with Hair - Curling" on the same date, please pack a lunch.

Fun with Hair - Curling

"Do you love trying new hairstyles? Take your passion for beauty to the next level by developing proper curling and flat iron skills.
*If also attending "Fun with Hair - Braiding" on the same date, please pack a lunch.

Let's Work with Animals

Go over essential care needs of animals, learn the basics of physical exams on cats and dogs and things they can check on their pets at home, as well as basic emergency care for pets. You'll also get exposure to some exotic pets such as a bearded dragon!

Nails - Pedicure

If you’re known for your perfectly polished nails (or want to be) join us for Mani and Pedi Fun! Learn how to do manicures and pedicures combined with relaxing massage techniques.
*The Pedicure section will be held in the morning, and the Manicure section will be held in the afternoon. If attending both sections, please pack a lunch.

Nails- Manicure

If you’re known for your perfectly polished nails (or want to be) join us for Mani and Pedi Fun! Learn how to do manicures and pedicures combined with relaxing massage techniques.
*The Pedicure section will be held in the morning, and the Manicure section will be held in the afternoon. If attending both sections, please pack a lunch.

Network Principles

Introduction to networking in the manufacturing environment. 

Sexual assault: what is it & how to prevent it

Education can become an important strategy in preventing harm. The purpose of this camp is to increase awareness of sexual assault and identify ways to prevent it.

Grades 9-12
Session 2: Aug 3 • 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. (cancelled)
Kenosha Campus | Fee: $25

Show me the money: A Parent's Guide to Finance

Who says parents can’t have fun? Come and have a great time while learning all the ways to help
your children pay for college.