A free, three-week summer program for STEM students

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the STEM Academy?

  • The STEM Academy is a two week program during the summer at California Lutheran University to help incoming students who wish to have a career in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).

Who can attend the STEM Academy?

  • Students who are admitted to Cal Lutheran for the Fall 2022 semester (Freshmen and Transfer)
  • Students who are interested in majoring in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math (STEM) discipline
  • We invite students from all underrepresented backgrounds (including but not limited to gender, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or disability) to apply to the STEM Academy. Student who identify as Hispanic/Latinx or qualify for income-based financial aid will receive priority

When is the STEM Academy?

  • The STEM Academy will be July 10th - July 22nd, 2022.

What is the cost to attend the STEM Academy?

  • The STEM Academy is free for students!

What is the benefit for my child?

  • They will gain experience that will help them prepare for their science and math courses.
  • They will learn ways to be successful as students.
  • They will receive 3 college credit units which will count towards their degree or may be transferred to other universities.
  • They will meet other students and form a community of support.
  • They will qualify for other programs in subsequent summers.

Where is Cal Lutheran?

California Lutheran University is located in Thousand Oaks, CA just 30 minutes south of Oxnard, CA, and 35 minutes north of Los Angeles, CA.

Additional Questions?

Please contact us at academy@callutheran.edu or (805) 493-3701 to learn more.