Experience the latest trends in robotics, engineering and computer science with our Seattle STEAM program. Tour the headquarters and facilities of tech giants: Boeing, Microsoft and Amazon. Learn from the experts through interactive workshops and lectures that feature coding, programming, robotics and engineering or 3D printing. Engage in exciting opportunities in STEAM education and career paths, while exploring the favorite spots of locals and the landmarks of Seattle.
Start the day back on the UW campus for a STEAM lecture with a Facebook engineer. In the afternoon, visit a tech or game company and then go on a scavenger hunt at Pike Place Market.
Seattle and Redmond
On The Future of Tech Tour at Microsoft, see incredible uses for artificial intelligence, virtual reality, augmented reality, Xbox game development and the latest tech products through interactive exhibits. Later, learn coding and programming during a workshop with the experts at Microsoft. Back in Seattle, learn about the leader of online retail on a walking tour of Amazon’s Seattle headquarters and visit an Amazon Go store. Before the day is done, go to the top of the Space Needle for the best views of Seattle.
Seattle and Everett
Watch the assembly of the 787 Dreamliner on a tour of Boeing Everett Factory in the morning. In an afternoon workshop led by Boeing professionals, get hands-on experience with 3D printing, or robotics and engineering. Play team games back at UW in the evening.
This Seattle STEAM program is designed to improve student success in this ever-evolving career field, giving them connections to experts in the industry. Gain insights in a lecture from a Facebook Engineer at the University of Washington. Take away new knowledge about robotics and engineering from the experts at Boeing. Learn the future of technology, programming, coding and Xbox game development at Microsoft. Get curiosities answered in a Q&A with an Amazon employee. With a curated curriculum for educators to apply with the program, students are empowered to put their learning into practice before, during and after the trip.
Quality, safe hotels with quad occupancy corresponding to the destination.
A night chaperone is on site to ensure security.
All transportation is provided throughout the program.
Airfare covers round-trip flights from major airports.
Two meals are provided daily, breakfast and dinner, featuring local cuisine.
Interactive learning experiences designed to expand educational and career goals.
Customized experiences developed by travel experts to promote learning and engagement.
Full-time Tour Directors are on site for the duration of the trip, for an all-inclusive experience.
Dedicated 24/7 staff availability, supporting students every step of the way.
Revolutionizing group experiences with integrated geofencing, logistics, communication and more optimized safety features.