☀️ Day Camp
$1,499 $1,199 August 4 - 8
☀️ Day Camp
$1,499 $1,199 August 4 - 8
☀️ Day Camp - 5 days. Lunch included
Drop-off: Monday - Friday 8:45 - 9 am
Pick-up: Monday -Friday 5 - 5:15 pm
The MUN Institute at UC Irvine is right for your child if they:
Want to develop the confidence to share their ideas in class, collaborate on group projects, build meaningful connections, and be a leader in their school and future career,
Want to make friends with other high achievers who care about global issues,
Have great ideas but feel shy or nervous to express them,
Have been referred to as bossy, stubborn, or opinionated and want to transform into a collaborative leader who can articulate their point of view, understand other perspectives, and collaborate with their peers,
Want to experience a top university campus and take interactive MUN classes, explore the campus, eat and socialize in the dining halls,
Are new to MUN and want to learn how to succeed, or
Want to become an award winning MUNer who can lead in MUN committees and build their resume.
What makes the MUN Institute unique
Become a Collaborative Global Citizen
Enhance your collaboration skills & build confidence in public speaking, debate, & MUN.
Connect with High Performers
Learn & make friends with other talented students & staff who care about the world.
Receive Personalized Mentorship
Our MUN Mentors bring out the best by focusing on your goals & providing personalized feedback.
Middle School Model UN Camp for Students Ages 11-13
For students new to MUN & students with no prior formal MUN training interested in becoming an award-winning delegate.
Your child will enhance their debate & leadership skills. The program blends engaging lessons, 3 interactive MUN simulations on different global topics, public speaking labs, games, & time to socialize with friends.
On Friday, your child will participate in a final simulation on Climate Change. They will represent a country, make an opening speech, debate with other students on how to take action, & write a resolution together that outlines how they want to solve the issue. Parents are welcome to observe the simulation!
Your child will leave inspired to change the world & ready to do MUN at their middle school.
Do you want your child to:
● Feel a sense of belonging as they learn and play with their peers,
● Collaborate with and lead their peers,
● Learn how to be a more articulate speaker,
● Develop their confidence,
● Understand complex global issues,
● And enjoy participating at a dream campus
Your child’s Interactive Lessons include:
● Public Speaking Structure
● Public Speaking Style
● How to Debate Global Issues
● How to Build and Lead Alliances
● How to develop solutions to Complex Global Issues
● How to write a MUN Resolution
● Understanding the UN
● Final Simulation on Combating Climate Change
Prerequisites: Age at the start of camp:
Why MUN is right for your child over Debate
In MUN students don't just argue to win, they learn about global issues from many different perspectives ▶️ Watch our 2 minute Intro to Model UN Video
& collaborate with their peers to lead, influence others, & create solutions together.
Hear what our parents have to say
A week at the
Hear what our MUN Mentors have to say
Location Matters! Your Child can Learn at UC Irvine
Learn more about the classrooms, dining halls, and how to get to campus.
- Our program in Irvine, California is located at UC Irvine. UC Irvine is one of the top 35 ranked universities in the USA.
- Orange County has one of the most active Model UN circuits in the country.
- Students attending the MUN Institute at UC Irvine will enjoy the world class university campus, expansive dining halls, and inspiring classrooms.
- Please note: This program is NOT affiliated with nor endorsed by UC Irvine.
The MUN Institute Difference
Happy Alumni from our Camps
of alumni recommend us
Staff to Student Ratio
The Max # of Students per class
Learn from MUN Champions & Experienced Directors
Passion for world issues. Expertise in MUN. A personality that brings out the best in your child.
With 10 years of experience running outstanding MUN Camps and over 100+ years of combined experience doing MUN as students and teachers, we know there's no substitute for a great Mentor. Recruited from top universities like Harvard, Yale, Georgetown, Princeton, & UCLA, our MUN Mentors are the best at what they do & build an incredible community.
Our Mentors use world-class curriculum that has been repeatedly praised by our students, numerous governments, & the UN itself! Mentors spend time providing personalized mentorship to help your child grow.
Your Tuition at the #1 Rated MUN Camp at UC Irvine includes:
● 40 Hours of fun live Model UN Programing
● The best MUN Mentors on the college circuit (who we extensively train, and background check)
● Our World Class MUN Curriculum (that has been repeatedly purchased by families, governments, & even the UN)
● Official MUN Institute Certificate recognizing your skills and success
● Limited edition t-shirt
● University campus experience + lunch
We know inflation is affecting everyone. We provide a premium camp experience & will not cut corners in ensuring a great camp for your child!
☀️ Day Camps: August 4-8:
Sign up today! The first 10 students per class save $300. Click here for the code.
Learn more about our Optional Private Coaching below.
Get $50 back or Earn a Free Week at Camp by Bringing Friends!
Bring friends to Camp with you and save big!
How our refer-a-friend program works:
● In order to be eligible for a $50 refer-a-friend refund both parties must register for a Virtual or In Person MUN Institute Program on or before May 31, 2024
● Refer-a-friend refunds will be received no sooner than June 15, 2024
● Refer-a-friend refunds are non-transferrable and if you select the refund it will be credited to the card used for registration
● If you refer 5 friends who enroll you can attend the Virtual MUN Institute for free or get 50% off any In Person Day Camp
● If you refer 10 friends who enroll you can attend any In Person Day Camp for free.
● Please click here to fill out this form
Private Coaching Optional Add-On
Private Coaching is a 1-on-1 personalized experience where a MUN Champion helps your child accelerate their preparation for participating in MUN.
Students will have 2 one-hour sessions with a MUN Mentor.
- Session 1: Public Speaking
- Session 2: Possible Solutions
The Private Coaching Sessions will occur virtually the week or two before the in person camp.
Private Coaching is $149 for 2 one-hour sessions.
Hear From Our Alumni
"The skills I have learned through the Model United Nations Institute such as research, public speaking, and negotiation helped me get into Princeton University.”
Princeton University, Intern at the Global Fund
“I loved being a part of a community of dedicated munners and helping that Model United Nations community grow by sharing my passion for MUN.”
Georgetown University, Manager at The Bridgespan Group
“I learned a lot from the Model United Nations Institute! I know how to present myself in front of other people, how to engage the audience, and be a better leader."
"I learned useful strategies at the MUN Institute that improved my public speaking, critical thinking, decision making, and leadership skills.”
UPENN Wharton, Senior Business Analyst at American Express
“The Model United Nations Institute helped instill in me a passion for international relations along with an appreciation for diplomacy.”
Columbia University, Political Campaign Professional