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Frequently Asked Questions

Contact AIM-High

954-262-1143

aimhigh@nova.edu  

How can I communicate with my teen while he or she is at camp?

Participants are permitted to have their cell phones with them during the camp. They will be able to communicate during recreation hours.There will be daily email's sent out and pictures posted on social media.

What makes the AIM-High Camp different from other programs?

AIM-High is unique in that it offers interactive educational opportunities geared toward the health professions.  Counselors are all NSU medical students and NSU faculty and staff, allowing participants ample opportunity to learn about the medical school application phase, life in medical school, and areas of health specialization.  AIM-High will provide students with hands-on medical experiences, including how technology is increasingly being utilized to diagnose, treat patients, and manage disease.

Are medical professionals available to my child while he or she is at camp?

Yes, AIM-High Camp has a clinic onsite.

What are the dining options available?

Nova Dining caters to all diets. The Chef's Table features a selection of home-style favorites. Campers will have access to New York style pizza, a customized salad bar at Wild Greens, or a bowl of soup by Au Bon Pain.  The Shark Grille features gourmet burgers and grill favorites. Participants can also eat fresh with Subway, or choose from a variety of items from the Outtakes grab-and-go selection. Kosher options are now available for grab-and-go sandwiches and salads.

What does my camper need to bring?

Participants should pack comfortable clothing with comfortable shoes appropriate for walking across campus.  NSU is a large college campus and sessions will be help all over campus. AIM-High concludes with a semi-formal gala, so please bring dressy attire for this event.  A complete packing list will be available under the Accepted Students index page.

Will there be supervision and security?

The safety of your child is of utmost importance. There will be 24 hour supervision and security in the dorms. 

What is a camp scholarship? How do I sign up for a scholarship?
Full and partial scholarships are available to students on a need-based level.  To apply for a scholarship, the applicant is required to submit a one-page essay describing why they are applying for a scholarship. Applicants should consider including a section specific to their family’s financial circumstances, detailing why it would otherwise make it difficult to attend the program without assistance. The essay must be submitted along with the application.

Contact for more information:

Melissa Felix
3200 South University Drive
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328
Email or 954-262-1143

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