Preparatory Academic Campus Experience (PACE)

Provided by
Wisconsin Center for Academically Talented Youth

This program gives current 5th through 8th grade students in the Greater Dane County community (as well as beyond) an opportunity to explore their current interests and passions with like-minded peers in a college setting. Students will spend one week taking one accelerated course designed specifically for middle school advanced learners on the UW-Madison campus. This program is designed to engage, intellectually challenge, and inspire young minds. Not only will you explore the area of study in your class, you will have the opportunity to spark your curiosity during on-campus field trips during the week.

At a Glance: 
• Summer day camp with 25+ hours of instructional time
• For students finishing 5th - 8th grade
• Sunday Orientation
• Monday - Friday Classes
• Saturday Closing Ceremonies and Exit Interviews

For more information about specific class offerings and dates, please visit our website.                           

Financial Information • Cost: $410 • Application Fee: $30 (Non-Refundable) • Financial Aid Available
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All UW- Madison buildings are ADA accessible.


  • UW- Madison Campus, 225 N MILLS ST, MADISON, WI 53706



Denise Ksioszk
(608) 890-3260
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Grades/Ages Served: 
Grade 5 (ages 10 to 11)Grade 6 (ages 11 to 12)Grade 7 (ages 12 to 13)Grade 8 (ages 13 to 14)
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Full Day
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Career ExplorationCollege ExplorationScience / Technology / Engineering / Math
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Last updated: 
Monday, March 11, 2019 - 9:14am