Railway Safety Summer Camp

University Transportation Center for Railway Safety (UTCRS)   Engineering Summer Program group

 

Important information for all parents/guardians interested in their children participating in the 2019 Railway Safety Summer Camp: 

Application and Selection:

Students taking part in the 2019 Railway Safety Summer Camp will be selected by participating Rio Grande Valley School Districts. Each School District will select students to participate according to their independent criteria. School Districts are provided with specific application links. Contact your District Superintendent's Office for application, selection, and registration details. 

 

Participation Schedule:

The following are the weeks in which the 2019 Railway Safety Summer Camp will be running:

WEEK 1 (June 3 - 7, 2019)
WEEK 2 (June 10 - 14, 2019)
WEEK 3 (June 17 - 21, 2019)
WEEK 4 (June 24 - 28, 2019) 

UTRGV Participant Requirements:

Once students have been selected to participate in the Railway Safety Summer Camp by their home School Districts, parents/guardians must complete and submit UTRGV Summer Camp Mandatory Participant Forms packet. 

Three Parent Orientation Sessions will be provided by the University Transportation Center for Railway Safety (UTCRS). These orientation sessions are intended to answer questions about the summer camp programs, activities, and the mandatory participant forms. 

Although attending a Parent Orientation Session is not mandatory, we urge all parents/guardians of participating students to attend one of the following meetings. 

Orientation #1

Date: Friday May 10, 2019

Time: 05:30 - 06:30 PM CDT

Engineering Building - Room 1.300 (Auditorium)
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
1201 W. University Dr., Edinburg, TX 78539

 

Orientation #2

Date: Friday, May 17, 2019

Time: 05:30 - 06:30 PM CDT

Engineering Building - Room 1.300 (Auditorium)
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
1201 W. University Dr., Edinburg, TX 78539

 

Orientation #3

Date: Friday, May 24, 2019

Time: 05:30 - 06:30 PM CDT

Engineering Building - Room 1.300 (Auditorium)
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
1201 W. University Dr., Edinburg, TX 78539

Do not forget to RSVP for the 2019 UTCRS Summer Camps Closing Ceremony!

2019 UTCRS Summer Camps Closing Ceremony Flyer

The Closing Ceremony will be held on July 1, 2019 at the UTRGV Edinburg Performing Arts Center. 

RSVP: https://goo.gl/forms/48V2VraJAgz0XfAd2

Should you have any questions, need additional information, or special accommodations, please contact the UTCRS at (956) 665-8878 or send an email to railwaysafety@utrgv.edu