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Eastern Illinois University is located in Charleston, a small town about an hour by car from Terra Haute, Indiana. It is a public university with undergraduate and master’s degrees in most disciplines. Its enrollment is approximately 10,500 students. It is best known for its College of Education.

Summer Programs at Eastern Illinois University

Apprentice Chef Cooking School offers EIU college credit with an introduction to the basics of culinary technique and event planning with field trips to noted restaurants. Attention Athletes! Fitness and Nutrition for Optimal Performance offers guidance on healthy eating for peak performance.

Child Care Provider is a residential programs for students, age 12 and over interested in earning money as a child care provider. The camp offers business basics, CPR certification, curriculum development and more.

Are You Ready for College? offers an overview of financial aid, the application process and money management skills in an on-campus setting.

The Summer Art Camp is a residential immersion into the arts with choices in jewelry, painting, printmaking and sculpture.

ALA Girls State is a free one week residential immersion into leadership and the government process. Through a nonpartisan curriculum, girls assume the roles of government leaders and experience the basic ideals of the democratic process.

There are also one-day workshops in horses and riding.


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Program Name Dates Day* Stay**
English Studies
(Creative Writing,Writing,Humanities)
(Creative Writing,Writing,...)
Charleston, IL
07/23/17 to 07/29/17 $195 $295
Spanish Immersion
(Spanish)
(Spanish)
Charleston, IL
06/25/17 to 06/30/17 $330 $395
Summer Art Camp
(Art)
(Art)
Charleston, IL
Varies N/A $485
Youth Camps, ages 6-14
(Animation,Robotics,Engineering)
(Animation,Robotics,...)
Charleston, IL
Varies $99 N/A
Boys Advanced Soccer, grades 9+
Charleston, IL
06/25/17 to 06/29/17 N/A
Horse-n-Around, ages 6-11
Charleston, IL
Varies $99 N/A
Panthers Running
Charleston, IL
06/20/17 to 06/24/17 N/A
Volleyball Competition Camp, grades 9-12
Charleston, IL
07/29/17 to 07/30/17 N/A
Volleyball Elite, grades 8-12
Charleston, IL
07/21/17 to 07/23/17 N/A