Camp Registration and Fees

2017 Session Dates:

  Week 1* July 4 - 7

* Please note that week 1 is a holiday week, consisting of only 4 days of camp. There is a reduce rate for this week *

*Please note that week 6 is a holiday week, consisting of only 4 days of camp. There is a reduced rate for this week.*

Camp is from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm daily

Additional extended care hours can be added at a fee upon request

Click here for camp availability

  Week 2 July 10 - 14
  Week 3 July 17 - 21
  Week 4 July 24 - 28
  Week 5 July 31 - August 4
  Week 6* August 8 - 11
  Week 7 August 14 - 18
  Week 8 August 21 - 25




Important Information:



PG late



Program Regular Week Fee Holiday Week Fee
Engineering & Science $280 $255
Computers & Technology $290 $265
Total Experience (Two of the above) $20 discount no additional discount
Yes SHE Can! $280 --
Codemakers $290 $265

** Please note that the Total Experience Discount only applies when selecting two regular camp weeks. It does not apply when selecting one regular week and one holiday week. **


Bus Cost  
Burlington Bus $75 per week  
Oakville Bus $75 per week  
*New! Mississauga Bus $75 per week  
*New! Grimsby Bus $75 per week  
*New! Winona Bus $75 per week  
*New! Stoney Creek Bus $75 per week  


Busing is offered from Burlington, Oakville,Mississauga, Grimsby, Winona and Stoney Creek.

Note: There are no refunds on busing fees.


Report Cards:

All students MUST present a report card at registration, as proof of grade.

Extended Care:

Extended Care provides parents with the option of extended supervision beyond the scheduled camp hours from 8AM to 5:30PM.

Price: $60/week

See the Parent Guide for more information.

Additional Information:

  • Every camper receives a free T-Shirt. Additional t-shirts are available for $10. This option is available when registering online.
  • Venture offers campers the opportunity to spend an hour of fun swimming in the McMaster pool!
    (Excluded: Engineering & Science Grades 1 & 2 class, Codemakers)
  • For driving directions and campus maps, please click here.

Cancellation policy: All cancellations must be made at least 21 days prior to the start of the registered week of camp. There is a $85 administration fee that will be applied. No Refunds due to unforeseen circumstances will be allotted, example - unexpected closure of the University. NO REFUNDS on Busing or Extended Care. Refunds to credit cards may take up to 60 days.

Please note: The information on this form is collected under authority of The McMaster University Act, 1976. It is required by the University for, and related directly to, the administration and operation of the Venture Camp program including registration, payment of camp fees and obtaining parental consent. The Health Card number and relevant medical information of the participant is needed in the event of an accident or injury. The information provided will be used to register camp participants, receive camp fee payments and issue refunds, apply parental consent and facilitate the provision of medical services in the event of an accident or injury to a camp participant. The information you provide will be protected and used in compliance with Ontario’s Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (RSO 1990) and will be disclosed only in accordance with this Act. If you have any questions about the collection and use of this information please contact Carm Vespi (