Robo Camp

ROBO Camp spring 2015 (ages 10-17)

Registration for spring 2015 ROBO CAMP, a program developed by the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering to introduce students to computer science and computational thinking concepts and hands-on applications using different computer and robotics programming frameworks, is now open.

MIT App Inventor (, Microsoft Kodu (, Lego Mindstorms NXT, Lego EV3 and Lego Tetrix robots (, will be only a few of the programming frameworks used for hands-on applications.

The program is developed and directed by the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering's faculty member Daniela Marghitu and taught by students from the department.

Girls, special needs and underserved students are strongly encouraged to register.


Shelby Center - Lab 2205/2210: Feb. 7, 14, 21 and 28 from 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.


Printable registration form | Printable consent form

Tuition and fees:

The cost for the classes is $185 and registration is limited. All needed supplies, and a light pizza lunch is provided.

  • A limited number of scholarships will be provided for girls, special needs and underserved students. Note - Scholarship recipients will only have to pay $35 for registration fees.


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.)

When registering your child, please contact us about any disability needs he/she has that will impact their participation in the camp.

If special accommodations are needed for this event, please contact the Program for Students with Disabilities, at 334.844.2096, no later than two weeks prior to the event.

If you have any questions, please contact Daniela Marghitu at 334.844.6386 or

Last Updated: Aug 02, 2015