ROCKS Summer Camp Registration

Kansas State University
Vet Med ROCKS Summer Camp Registration

Vet Med ROCKS camp will consist of a full day of activities at Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine! Specialized activities in Zoo Animal, Lab Animal, Small Animal, Equine and Large Animal are planned! Interact with faculty in their areas of expertise for a focused day of education!

Activities to choose from:

  • Inside look at the work of veterinarians at the Sunset Zoo.
  • What does a Lab Animal Veterinarian do every day? Get a specialist’s perspective at this unique field of study and practice in veterinary medicine.
  • Encounter a patient who needs your help during your visit to the Small Animal Hospital at the Veterinary Health Center.
  • Help “Bessy” deliver a calf and visit our campus farms!
  • In depth study of an equine patient: What causes colic? Can you identify lameness in a horse and find the cause? Understand the unique anatomy of our equine patients.

REGISTRATION INFORMATION:

(Register by July 12, 2019 to be guaranteed a T-shirt)
August 2-4, 2019 High school and College Camp (entering 9th -12th and students currently enrolled in undergraduate studies)

Full camp: High school and College 3 day camp is $400.00 and includes all lab activities, all meals (Friday lunch and dinner, Saturday breakfast, lunch and dinner, Sunday breakfast), transportation, 2 nights in the dorm, evening activities, a lanyard and a T-shirt. Drop off on Friday, August 2, 2019 morning will be at the dorms and pick up Sunday, August 4, 2019 at 12:00 noon will be at Trotter Hall. More details will follow via email after registration.

Day camp: High school and College 3 day camp for campers declining housing is $300.00 and includes all lab activities, lunch on Friday and Saturday, a lanyard and a T-shirt. This option does not provide housing, transportation, parking, breakfast, dinner or evening activities during the camp. Campers will arrive at 9:00 am and complete their camp day at 5:00 pm

August 5, 2019 Grade School Camp (entering 4th-6th)

Arrive at 8:30 am for registration, camp begins at 9:00 am and concludes at 5:00 pm. Drop off and pick up at Trotter Hall.
Grade school day camp is $125.00 and includes all lab activities, lunch, a lanyard and a T-shirt.

August 6, 2019 Middle School Camp (entering 7th-8th)

Arrive at 8:30 am for registration, camp begins at 9:00 am and concludes at 5:00 pm. Drop off and pick up at Trotter Hall.
Middle school day camp is $125.00 and includes all lab activities, lunch, a lanyard and a T-shirt.

STUDENT INFORMATION:

All fields are required.


Lunch will be provided during camp. Please let us know if you have special restrictions or allergies. You are also welcome to send a lunch with your camper.
 
 

* Please contact our ROCKS Coordinator at 785-532-4852 to discuss special accommodations for your child.

** This field is required and is used to send a registration confirmation email. You may elect to use the parent/guardian's email address in this field.

If any accommodations are needed for participation in this event, please contact our admissions department: dean-admissions@vet.k-state.edu

PARENT/GUARDIAN CONTACT: Not required for college level day.

All correspondence will occur through this email address.
Photos and videos will be taken during camp and used for promotional purposes and publications.
You have my permission to use my/my child's photo for promotion of the camp.
Please do not use my/my child's photo for camp promotion
Choose which camp you are registering for:




Area of Interest. (Drag the buttons in the order of interest from first to last)
  • Zoo animal
  • Lab animal/research
  • Small animal
  • Large animal
  • Equine
Camp Fee Payment

Payment in full is required at the time of application. If you would like to apply for a partial scholarship, please download, complete and return the scholarship application to VETMED ROCKS Scholarship Committee: The deadline for scholarship application is June 15, 2019 at 11:59 pm CST. You will be notified by email if your application for scholarship has been approved and be reimbursed. For each age group, we are offering 2 full and 3 partial scholarships.


Grade School and Middle School day camp: $125
High School and College 3 day Camp: $300.00 Includes camp and lunch (Friday, Saturday). Housing, transportation, parking, breakfast and dinner are not included in this option.


Liability Release - PDF (Please print,sign and bring the PDF form to camp registration)