Registration for DNA Center Summer Camps

Registration will be capped at 24 attendees for each residential camp and 32 for each workshop. Registration will follow a first-come first served model. While there is no registration processing fee, there will be no refund for cancelations after May 15 (see cancellation policy below).

Registration will close 3 weeks before the camp begins or when no more spots are available.

Your child’s registration will be finalized by completing the following 3 steps:

1.  Submit the appropriate Electronic Registration Form.  If you do not receive a registration confirmation within 1 business day, please contact us immediately either via email or at 574-631-1506.

Electronic Registration:

Please click here to begin registration for the DNA Center Residential Summer CampsRegister here!

Please click here to begin registration for the DNA Center Virtual Gene Expression Research CampRegister here!

Please click here to begin registration for the DNA Center Workshops. Register here!


2.  Mail check to address in step 3 for appropriate camp fee, made payable to the University of Notre Dame.

3.  Complete and sign the 4 required waivers (please make sure to select the correct waivers for the program) found below and return to the DNA Center along with check to (note Virtual Camp only requires one waiver):

DNA Learning Center-Dr. Amy Stark

139 Jordan Hall

Notre Dame, IN  46556

Campus Waiver for Residential Camps

Campus Waiver for Workshops

Laboratory Permission

Emergency Treatment Information

Medication Information

Waiver for Virtual Gene Expression Research Camp

These waivers allow campers to conduct science experiments on campus and help us with necessary emergency information regarding your child.  They may be mailed, as indicated above, or they may be signed, scanned and sent via email to

Please be sure to complete all three steps to verify your child’s spot in the desired camp session. You will receive an email confirmation after the completion of each step. 

We look forward to spending a fun filled week of science with your child!


Cancellation Policy-- Prior to May 15, registration can be canceled; all money minus a processing penalty will be returned. If you need to cancel your registration, please contact the DNA Center either via email or at 574-631-1506.