Summer School of Excellence

July 9, 2018 - July 13, 2018 | Ages 16 - 18

This camp provides rising high school juniors and seniors a five-day intensive laboratory and field research experience in the life sciences. Camp participants work alongside Gannon faculty members and students to explore the ecology and health of coastal areas. Students will learn about careers in coastal zone management, ecology, biodiversity and other areas of biology, as well as science education, biochemistry, chemistry and the health professions. Participants will study Lake Erie and Presque Isle Bay aboard Gannon University’s research vessel, the Environaut, and gain hand-son experience in Gannon’s Patient Simulation Center. Space is limited so apply today.


9 a.m. - 4 p.m.


Ages 16 - 18


Gannon University
Multiple Locations
109 University Square
Erie, PA 16541


  • Day Camp $0.00

Check-In Information

Check-in for this camp will be held on July 9, 2018 at 9 a.m. in the following location.

Gannon University
A.J. Palumbo Academic Center Room 1200
824 Peach St.
Erie, PA 16501


For more information about the camp please contact Steven Ropski at 814-871-7637 or

Apply Today

To apply for this program, please complete the online application form by June 8, 2018. Application submission does not guarantee acceptance into the program. Select applicants will be notified during the week of June 8, 2018, at which time they will be asked to make a final commitment to attend. $25.00 will be due after confirmation of acceptance into the camp. If they are unable to participate, alternate applicants will be contacted.