Faculty of Engineering

Western Engineering Summer Academy

Western Engineering Summer Academy


Registration for the 2014 Academy will open at noon on February 18, 2014.

The Academy is for students in Grades 9 to 12. If you are interested in programs for students in Grades 2 to 8 check out our Discovery Western Summer Camp.

About WESA 

The Western Engineering Summer Academy is designed specifically for enriched Grades 9 to 12 high school students looking for a challenge this summer.

The 2014 Summer Academy will run the weeks of July 21, July 28, August 11 and August 18. 

The four courses that will be offered in 2014:

For information on what was offered in the past check out the pictures from previous years or our YouTube video What's the BIG Idea?

WESA offers students the opportunity to explore these areas of engineering with labs, lectures and hands on projects. The courses are taught by our very own professors and graduate students.

Each registered participant will receive an information letter by email 1-2 weeks before their course starts.  This letter will contain specific details on what to expect, clothing restrictions, drop-off/pick up location, etc.