Skip to content

Pre-College Programs



The college offers a variety of pre-college programs for high-school students interested in studying engineering in college.

Student in HITES program working on project


For rising seniors

Established in 2001, the High School Introduction to Engineering Systems for Twelfth Graders (HITES12) program identifies and selects rising twelfth grade students who demonstrate an interest in engineering and offers them the opportunity to explore UT and engineering.

Students participating in the eVOL10 Camp


For rising sophomores

Designed for rising tenth graders, the college hosts the Engineering VOLunteers for Tenth Graders (eVOL10) is hosted in the summer for students who demonstrate interest in engineering. eVOL10 will provide ACT Math seminars and experiences focused on awareness of engineering careers.

Students Participating in Materials Camp

Materials Camp

For high school students

Materials Camp is a week-long opportunity to learn about materials science using a range of equipment and skills. Students will gain hands-on learning experiences in applied math and science while participating in a truly unique, team-based problem solving experience that explores materials science and engineering principles.