Purdue University—Gifted Education Resource Institute Summer Youth Programs



GERI Super Summer day program provides enrichment opportunities for gifted young children. In GERI Summer Camps, students entering grades 5-12 pursue individual interests as they choose from course work in an array of subjects. Participants reside on campus and thus have access to the university's computers, labs, art studios, and athletic and recreational facilities.

General Info

Name Purdue University—Gifted Education Resource Institute Summer Youth Programs
Location West Lafayette, IN
Year-round Contacts 765-494-7243
Program Focuses & Features Adventure Travel, Aquatics, Archaeology, Art, Basketball, Business/Finance, Canoeing, Computer Science, Cooking, Crafts, Creative Writing, Debate, Ecology, Engineering, Environmental Science, Expository Writing, Filmmaking, Fine Arts, Football, Forensic Science, Government, Leadership, Marine Biology/Studies, Math, Media, Medicine/Healthcare, Painting, Photography, Science, Spanish, Speech, Studio Art, Swimming, Tennis, Theater, Veterinary Medicine, Volleyball, Writing/Journalism
Grade Range (rising grades) 5-12
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 11-18; Day — Coed 4-10
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Matt Fugate, Coordinator
Residential Fee $975-1950 (+$50), 1-2 weeks.
Day Fee $625, 1 week.
Year Established 1977
Dates & Sessions June-July; 4 sessions, 1-2 weeks long


Matt Fugate, Coordinator