Kids at College

Lakeland, Fla. July 16, 2014. Photo by Tom Hagerty.

Kids at College Registration Will Open May 2024!

Click here to open Registration Instructions

Polk State Kids at College has been a favorite of Polk County families for over 25 years. Children ages 5 – 13 choose from a wide variety of classes in topics including 3D Printing, Trivia, Rocketry, Ninja Warriors, and Edible Art!

    • Students are able to take classes ALL DAY – Monday through Friday!
    • The 2023 (last summer) schedule is available here.
    • Find class descriptions for our exciting classes here! 
    • Classes range from $65-75 per class and a class is 2 hours per day for 5 days (see CLASSES for each class price)

Tentative 2024 Schedule

Lakeland
Session 1 – June 17-21 
Session 2 – June 24-28

Winter Haven
Session 3 – July 8-12
Session 4 – July 15-19 

Daily Class Schedule:
8:15 a.m.–10:15 a.m.
10:25 a.m.–12:25 p.m.
Lunch 12:25 p.m.-1:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
3:10 p.m.–5:10 p.m.

Email us: kidsatcollege@polk.edu 

View the 2019 Kids at College Photo Gallery

View the 2018 Kids at College Photo Gallery