Robo Camp

ROBO Camp spring 2016 (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 (, and 3D printing 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. 6, 13, 20 and 27 from 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.


Printable consent form

Tuition and fees:

The cost for the classes is $200 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.


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: 9/4/15 10:30 AM