Building Construction Camp

June 14-19, 2015


Building Construction Camp, conducted by faculty, staff, and students from Auburn's McWhorter School of Building Science, is offered to rising 9th through 12th grade students interested in the field of building science. This camp is an excellent starting point for teens considering a career in building science or architecture.

Participants will learn construction basics and how to integrate building design with site, climate, function, and green considerations. There will be lots of hands-on projects supervised by Building Science faculty from Auburn's nationally recognized College of Architecture, Design, and Construction.

In addition to their work the in studio, students will experience campus-life while residing in Auburn's resident dormitories, eating at campus dining facilities, and enjoying evening social and recreational activities. Camp participants will have 24/7 counselor supervision.


Tuition is $680 and covers all instruction, housing, meals, and recreational activities. Enrollment is limited to 25 students.


A limited number of program scholarships may be available through the College of Architecture Design and Construction Academic Success Action Program (ASAP). Interested students should contact Dr. Carla Bell at 334.844.4549.

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Required Forms and Insurance

Please complete the required camp form packet below, no later than two weeks prior to the start of camp. All information provided remains confidential.

If you consent to allowing campers to self-administer required medication, please print and complete the form listed below. (NOTE: You will need to upload this form when you reach the end of the Summer Camp Form Packet.)

As proof of health insurance, all participants must upload a copy of their health insurance card (front and back) with the camp form packet. If the participant does not have current health insurance coverage; please contact us as soon as possible for options. (NOTE: You will need to upload the front and back of your insurance card when you reach the end of the Summer Camp Form Packet.)

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Contact Information

For program questions, please contact the coordinator, Jeff Dyal at 334.844.5817.

Last Updated: December 15, 2014