When: June-July (Monday through Friday)
Time:  9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
Location: SCALE-UP Room, CCSB. G.0706A, UTEP Campus
Contact: Evelyn Lopez , Educational Outreach Coordinator


The BUILDing SCHOLARS Boot Camp is a rigorous three-week intensive college prep program in which participants receive exposure to the following:

  • Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR)—a required training component of BUILD
  • College-level prep in statistics, reading comprehension and calculus
  • Team building
  • Training in financial literacy, healthy living, stress management
  • Introduction to careers in biomedicine
  • Tours of the UTEP labs with professors
  • Mandatory lab trainings and certifications (e.g., for handling materials, human/animal safety)
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