Pre-Engineering Program (PEP)

Welcome to Pre-Engineering Program

Attention: If you are experiencing any difficulty with the online application, please download a hard copy here and bring the completed paper application with you on Saturday

Pre-Engineering is an enrichment program for 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students that includes hands-on math and science exploratory activities aimed at increasing interest in careers involving science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).

Take a look at our brochure.


In the event that PEP is cancelled due to inclement weather please call 860-486-5536 to listen to a recorded message after 7:10 AM on Saturday morning. Classes will be pushed back additional Saturdays to accommodate for snow days.

The PEP class scheduled for January 23rd is cancelled due to weather.

Application/Registration is currently OPEN. The deadline for registration is Monday September 14th, 2015 for the Fall Session and January 11th, 2016 for the Spring Session.

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Program Dates

PEP meets from 9:00AM to 12:00PM in the Engineering 2 building at the University of Connecticut Storrs campus on the following Saturdays:

Fall 2015

  • September 26th
  • October 3rd
  • October 10th
  • October 17th
  • October 24th
  • October 31st

Spring 2016

  • January 23rd
  • January 30th
  • February 6th
  • February 13th
  • February 20th
  • February 27th