Welcome to the official California Louis Stokes Alliance For Minority Participation (LSAMP) website, locally known as CAMP. Whether you are a student, parent, or faculty member, we hope you will find the information you are looking for via the resources we have made available on this site. The CAMP Program works to offer academic opportunities, support services, and mentoring to students within the UCI academic community!
Be a CAMP Scholar!
Come in and visit the office if you need a quiet place to study, would like to use the computer lab, or to just say “Hi!” Please don’t forget to update your information each quarter to remain an active member of CAMP. Come by the office and fill out the update form, or simply print out the Student Update Form and submit it in to the CAMP office. The Office is open Monday through Friday from 8AM to 5PM.
Our new mentoring schedule has been finalized for the Spring 2018 quarter! You can get a digital copy of the mentor schedule here. The mentors/tutors are a great resource if you have homework questions or need guidance on preparing for an exam. The mentoring program is free for all CAMP students and it is held in the CAMP Office.
Transfer and high school students should refer to the Office of Admissions regarding deadlines and financial aid information.
If you are a STEM student looking for ways to strengthen your academic skills, participate in research opportunities, or gain access to valuable resources then get involved with LSAMP-CAMP at UC Irvine. We are here to assist you with achieving your academic goals!
Entering freshmen may apply to the CAMP Summer Science Academy (CSSA) if admitted to UC Irvine under one of the following schools:
- Physical Sciences
- Biological Sciences
- Public Health Sciences
- Pharmaceutical Sciences
- Information and Computer Science
For more information about the CAMP Summer Science Academy, please click here.
Students transferring to UC Irvine may become a member of CAMP immediately by filling out a student update form. You can download the form here , or simply fill one out at the CAMP office. We also recommend you learn about our Edison STEM Transfers Scholars Program.
The California LSAMP (locally known as CAMP) in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM), is a statewide initiative funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF).
The objective of CAMP is to strengthen the quality and quantity of underrepresented students receiving degrees in STEM. Visit the Services page to look at the many resources we offer to our students.
We offer a variety of programs to strengthen the pathway to earning a STEM degree. From our Summer Science Academy (for incoming freshmen) to the Summer Research Scholars Program; we offer opportunities focused on supporting your journey in STEM!
CAMP students have various opportunities to volunteer throughout the year. We also sponsor students to present their research at national conferences. Make sure to check back to view upcoming conferences and events.