STEPS Application

The Summer 2018 STEPS Application will be available March 1st-April 27th 

STEPS is a no-cost engineering program for girls who are currently in 6th and 8th grade. It features an opportunity to make new friends, see UST engineering facilities and work on hands-on engineering challenges:

  • Acceptances and wait-list confirmations will go out by email the beginning of May
  • One-day programs will be held:
    • June 11 for 6th grade girls
    • June 12 for 6th grade girls
    • June 13 for 6th grade girls
    • June 14 for 8th grade girls 
    • June 15 for 8th grade girls 
  • Students are selected by random lottery from all eligible applicants. 
  • Accepted applicants will receive an information packet from the University of St. Thomas via email.


For more information on the STEPS Program, please contact:

Jenna Laleman or Dr. Deb Besser