Elementary Programs


Are you in Grade 7 or 8? Would you like to use state-of-the-art equipment while learning more about what you love in a university environment? If yes, then an ESU program is perfect for you!

At ESU you will:

  • explore a topic or subject taught by highly knowledgeable and uniquely skilled individuals
  • make new friends as you meet other students from near and far
  • enjoy fun and exciting extra-curricular activities


ESU students at dinnerSeven Eight Enrichment Days Program (SEEDS)

At SEEDS, Grade 7 & 8 students gain intensive, hands-on experience in a subject that interests them. This three day program offers both commuter and residence options.

April SEEDS 2016 Course Descriptions

May SEEDS 2016 Course Descriptions

SEEDS Program Guide 2016


ESU students in a labSummer Enrichment Experience at Queen’s (SEEQ)

The SEEQ Junior program is available for students entering grades 8 & 9 in September. This program features academic courses in a variety of disciplines allowing students to study the topics that truly interest them. The extra-curricular activities are fun and unique. Queen’s University offers the perfect summer setting to expand your mind and explore new ideas while getting a feel for university life at one of Canada’s most prestigious universities. This five-day program offers both commuter and residence options.

SEEQ 2016 Course Descriptions

SEEQ Program Guide 2016

“At ESU there are so many fun activities planned and great food options at every meal. You’ll feel your time pass in just a short series of blinks.”        

-SEEQ Student, 2015

Quest students

Queen’s Excellence in Skills Training (QuEST)

The Queen’s Excellence in Skills Training program is an innovative program for students who strive to become effective leaders in academic and business situations. The overarching theme for the program is to help students develop strong communication skills, learn to cultivate strategic relationships, and become a successful team member.

The QuEST Program is available for students entering grades 7-10 and includes 3 sessions, Core Leadership Skills, Intermediate Leadership Skills and Advanced Leadership Skills.

More information about each session can be found here

QuEST program Guide 2016

QuEST Program Comparison_Page_2





“***** 5 stars!! Between the games, Elbow Lake and rock climbing, this is the best program I’ve ever been to!”

-Quest Student, 2015

Interested in something different? Visit our Partner Programs page for additional program options.