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Camps Schedule


Camps Schedule

A) Camp Orientation: Specific venue and time will be determined and announced based on the venues of the enrolled students.

B) Day 1:  Departure from Kuwait to Chicago. 

C) Day 2: A welcoming session at the hotel in West Lafayette and tour of the City.

D) Day 3-19: Activities are described in the following time table.


7:00 -9:00 am
Breakfast
Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri
Hotel

9:00 -10:15 am
Math

Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri
Hotel
10:45 am -12:00 pm
English

Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri
Hotel
12:00 - 2:00 pm
Free reading time, walking on campus, coffee and lunch

Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri
Purdue
Campus- Near Student Union
2:00-4:00 pm
Free & Relax time

Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri
Hotel

4:00-9:30 pm
Leisure, fun time, indoor and outdoor sports, movies, group activities and games, dinner

Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri
Varies locations

7:00-9:00 am
Breakfast
Wed
9:00-10:15 am
University Admission Session

Wed

10:45 am - 6:30 pm
University Tours-Candidate universities
Purdue University-West Lafayette
Indiana University-Bloomington
University of Chicago-Urbana Champaign
Wednesday

7:00-9:00 am
Breakfast
Sat
9:00-10:15 am
Prepare for the day trip

Sat
10:45 am - 6:30 pm

Candidate activities and visits
Canoeing and Kayaking, Hiking, Zip Lining, Biking, Rafting, 
Rock Climbing, Fair Oaks Farm, etc.
Sat

7:00-9:00 am
Breakfast
Sun
10:45 am - 6:30 pm

Free Day:
Do nothing, mall and shopping, dine out, picnicking and
barbecuing, or other minor local fun activities.
Sun

  

E) Day 20-23

Day 20

Depart from West Lafayette to Chicago at 10:30 pm.
Trip to Navy Pier after Hotel Check in.
As time permits, watch fireworks at 9:30 PM

Day 21 Trip to Six Flags Great America (Chicago, IL)
Day 22

Trip to Field Museum of Natural History and Shedd Aquarium.
Evening: farewell event in the hotel.

Day 23 Last day of Camp, Departure to Kuwait.

Camps Team

1) Hana Alraeesi, Camps Manager, West Lafayette, Indiana USA. B.Sc., Mathematics, Virginia Tech (1996). Hana has worked as a Scientific Assistant at Kuwait University for 18 years. She has instructed tutorial sessions for the Calculus Series, Linear Algebra, and Differential Equations. 

2) Ahamd Athamneh, Camps Logistics and Program Manager, West Lafayette, Indiana USA. Ph.D., Biological Systems Engineering, Virginia Tech (2010). Ahmad is a distinguished researcher, who has joined many teaching and research positions since his graduation.

3) Dawn Dilley, Camps Counselor, West Lafayette, Indiana USA. Ph.D. Clinical Health Psychology., California School of Professional Psychology (2005). Dawn has extensive experience pertaining to students' counseling.

4) Sundus Al-Sarhan, a Camp Coordinator, Kuwait. B.Sc., Math Education, Kuwait University (1998). Sundus has extensive experience pertaining to university students' affairs.

5) Eqbal Mohammed, a Camp Coordinator, Kuwait. B.Sc., Mathematics, Kuwait University (2005), M.Sc., Statistics and Operations Research, Kuwait University (2016). Iqbal has worked as an Elementary School Teacher from 2005 to 2014. From 2014 until now, Iqbal has been conducting work related to students affairs at Kuwait University.

6) Tahani Al-Maraghi, a Camp Coordinator. B.Sc., Mathematics, Kuwait University (2012). Tahani has been working as a Middle School Teacher since 2012.


Fees and Refund Policy

Fees
For students who will join the camp in West Lafayette, Indiana, the fee is $8,665, and for those who will join the Camp from Kuwait, the fee is $10,000 (or 3000 KWD).

This fee covers

a) All activities in the selected camp schedule
b) Travel and transportation expenses
c) Accommodation, breakfast, and travel insurance

Refund Policy

Bank Transfer Fees and/or Credit Card Convenience Fees will be deducted in any refund transaction.

1) Cancellation within 1 week of enrollment — full refund
2) Cancellation after 1 week of enrollment, but less than 2 weeks — 75% Refund
3) Cancellation after 2 weeks of enrollment, but before 3 weeks — 50% Refund
4) Cancellation after 3 weeks of enrollment, but before 4 weeks — 25% Refund
5) Cancellation after 4 weeks — no refund