The SEE Camp application is now closed. Applications are no longer being accepted.

Letters of recommendations are due by 11:59 PM EST on Friday, February 28, 2020.

SEE Camp costs approximately $700. Financial aid will be available. The information about financial aid will be sent to accepted applicants with their acceptance email.

Key Dates

Application closes:                   February 24, 2020

Recommendation due:            February 28, 2020

SEE Camp:                             July 19 - July 25, 2020

cancelled due to COVID-19

Application Requirements

Short Answer (100 ​words or less)
  1. What do you hope to gain from SEE Camp?

  2. Describe one of your strengths and one of your weaknesses.

Essay Questions (250 ​words or less)
  1. Describe an experience that sparked your interest in engineering. How did that experience impact you? How do you hope to further your interest in engineering?

  2. What does diversity mean to you?

Fun Short Answer
  1. Describe yourself in 5 words or less.

  2. Describe how you would design a spice rack for the blind. (50 words or less)

  3. A hot dog might be a sandwich, and a cereal might be a soup, but is a ___ a ___? (50 words or less)

Letter of Recommendation

The letter of recommendation must be written by someone outside of your family. Please select a recommender who can speak to your leadership potential and why you would be a good fit for this camp.


The letter can be submitted in one of two ways electronically (via email) or by mail:

  • If submitting electronically, you will need to provide your recommender's name and email on your application. We will email them a form to fill out  (please do not email us a letter).

  • If submitting by mail, please have your recommender send the letter to:

CoE Office of Student Affairs

C/O Mariah Fiumara - SEE Camp

143 Chrysler Center

2121 Bonisteel Blvd.

Ann Arbor, MI 48109

The due date of the letter of recommendation has been extended until Friday, February 28, 2020.​

A few important notes before you begin the application

  1. You cannot save this application as you are working on it. It must be completed and submitted in one session.

  2. Once the application is submitted, it cannot be retracted or rewritten.

  3. An electronic signature from the applicant and a parent/guardian is required to submit the form.

Note: The short answer, essay questions, and requirements for the letter of recommendation are all detailed below for your convenience.

SEE Camp is hosted by the Society of Women Engineers at University of Michigan 

1301 Beal Avenue 
1226 EECS Building, Cubicle F 
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1226 

Call:  734-763-5027

Monday - Fridays

9:30 AM - 6:30 PM

Closed May - August

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