Explore Engineering Summer Program - General Information

Continuing Education JavaScript


  • One college credit for GENENG 1030: Introduction to Engineering
  • Projects course
  • Skills to succeed in college
  • Small class sizes
  • Classes and labs in our new state-of-the art-engineering facility
  • Hands-on labs and design projects instructed by our faculty from all disciplines listed above
  • Excellent food and residence hall accommodations
  • All needed supplies
  • Exceptional college advising and career counseling
  • Mentoring from upper class college engineering students
  • Fun evening activities


  • 2015-2016 high school sophomores, juniors and seniors or incoming college freshmen who have successfully completed Algebra I. 
  • A waiting list will be created once program reaches capacity.


University of Wisconsin-Platteville campus


  • Sunday, June 12-Friday, June 17, 2016


  • Sunday, June 19-Friday, June 24, 2016

Check-in registration begins at 3:00pm on Sunday - Program concludes at approximately 3:00pm on Friday.


Includes instruction by university faculty, Counseling Services, T-shirt and instructional materials.

  • Commuter $570: Includes above, plus lunches Monday-Friday and one evening meal.
  • Residential $795: Includes above, plus breakfast, lunch and supper meal Sunday evening-Friday lunch and overnight accommodations and evening activities.

Partial scholarships may be available based upon academic excellence and financial need.
Contact the General Engineering Department at masoom@uwplatt.edu or 608.342.1711.

Refunds, minus a $50 cancellation fee, will be given until May 2, 2016. After May 2, 2016, no refunds will be given.


  • Complete the application form
  • Complete and return the following forms:
  • Payment for $795 if residential student or $570 if commuter student
  • An official high school transcript is required with proof of successfully passing Algebra I. Contact your high school to request this.
    • To be considered for admission, home-schooled students must provide the following:
      • Official transcripts from school(s) attended
      • Transcript of courses taken at home and grades signed by the individual providing the education verifying the curriculum
  • Please send all forms, transcript and payment (if applicable) to:

Continuing Education
1 University Plaza
Platteville, WI 53818


Please advise us at least one week prior to the beginning of the program if you have a disability and require special accommodations. Requests are confidential. UW-Platteville provides equal opportunities in employment and programming, including Title IX requirements.


Click on the course title below to view course information and/or to register. If you prefer to register via phone, contact the Office of Continuing Education at 608.348.1314 or 888.281.9472.



continuing Ed - ExploreEngContacts


Emergency Contact Information:
       Continuing Education Office
       Monday thru Friday 8:00am-4:00pm
       608.342.1314 or 888.281.9472

For emergencies outside the hours listed above, please contact the Campus Police at 608.342.1584.

Program Information/Content:
       General Engineering Department

Registration Questions:
       Continuing Education Office
       1 University Plaza
       Platteville, WI 53818
       608.342.1314 or 888.281.9472

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