Outstanding students from 8th through 12th grade

Returning Students

Welcome back students, you can register for another exciting summer of fun-filled geology field experiences by clicking on the “Register for Summer” link below.

You will need your UT EID and password to access your secure GeoFORCE Registration profile. If you forgot your UT EID please email GeoFORCE Texas with your name and date of birth.




Houston Academies for 2019:

9th Grade Academy: June 1 – 7, 2019
10th Grade Academy: June 1 – 7, 2019
11th Grade Academy: July 6 – 12, 2019
12th Grade Academy: July 19 – 27, 2019

Southwest Texas Academies for 2019:

9th Grade Academy: June 15 – 21, 2019
10th Grade Academy: June 15 – 21, 2019
11th Grade Academy: July 20 – 26, 2019
12th Grade Academy: July 5 – 13, 2019


12th Grade Academy: June 14 – 22, 2019


There is an orientation in the spring for upcoming 9th grade cohorts to learn about the trip specifics and GeoFORCE guidelines. For all other academies, a trip packet with the pertinent information will be emailed out at least one month before the start of the trip.

For more information on the STEMFORCE program, email For all other questions about the summer trips, email