Parking Lot Update

The UNC-owned Morehead parking lot is under construction. Weekday visitors must pay using ParkMobile (Zone Code 4468) or the Pay Station near our iguana. For more info, go to our Plan A Visit page.

Camp Fees

All Summer Science Camp and SciVentures fees are per week, Monday-Friday.

Please Note

All fees listed here are for 2024 Summer Science Camps. Fees may change for subsequent years.

Morehead educator writing in 2019 summer camp session

Grades K-1 Camps
Camp Length

Half-day, one week

Family Plus and higher member fee

$169

Non-members

$187

Grades 2-5 Camps
Camp Length

Full-day, one week

Family Plus and higher member fee

$338

Non-members

$375

SciVentures: Grades 6-8
Camp Length

Full-day, one week

Family Plus and higher member fee

$446

Non-members

$495

Extended Care
Morning

$33 per week

Afternoon

$38 per week

The sessions that happen the week of 6/17 will be 20% less to reflect the 4-day camp week.

Payments

  • Full payment is required at the time of registration. 
  • Morehead members at the Family Plus level and above receive a 10% discount on every camp session. If you are not a Morehead member, you can become a member today. 
  • If you are a current student, staff, or faculty member of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, you are eligible for a 7% discount on all camps. Only one camp discount code can be used at check out. Request more information at moreheadplanetarium@unc.edu. 

Refunds

  • If you cancel your registration for a camp on or before May 13, 2024, you’ll receive a refund of fees paid for that camp minus a $50 processing fee. 
  • If you cancel on or after May 14, 2024, you will not receive any refund for that camp. Instead, your fees (minus the processing fee) will be designated as a tax-deductible contribution to the Morehead Summer Science Camps scholarship fund. 
  • If Morehead cancels a camp, you’ll receive a full refund for that camp (including the processing fee). Morehead reserves the right to cancel a camp if enrollment is low. 
  • Morehead members at the Family Plus level and higher receive a 10% discount on every camp session. If you are not a Morehead member, you can become a member today.
  • If you are a current student, staff, or faculty member of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, you are eligible for a 7% discount on all camps.

*Please Note: Only one camp discount code can be used at check out.

If you have questions, please contact mpsc_camps@unc.edu.

Summer Science Camp Team
mpsc_camps@unc.edu
919.843.7334