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  • Type:
    Day camp, After-school / weekend classes, Virtual Camp/Program
  • Focus:
    STEAM
  • Cost:
    $305 to $1,500/program
  • Ages:
    7 to 17
  • Gender:
    Coed
  • Main language:
    English
  • Capacity:
    Varies
  • Programs:
  • Summary Profile

    UTG Academy answered our questions

    Who are you as an organization?

    UTG Academy specializes in STEM education for ages 7-17, focusing on coding and robotics. Our small classes ensure personalized learning, fostering innovation and critical thinking. In partnership with PixelPad, we offer a dynamic curriculum that inspires creativity and technological proficiency.

    • Special needs: Not available

    What do you do differently or uniquely well?

    "UTG Academy uniquely excels in offering small, focused class environments, ensuring personalized attention and tailored learning experiences for each student. Our distinctive curriculum, developed in collaboration with our sister company PixelPad, merges creativity with technology, allowing students to learn coding through the engaging process of game and digital art creation. This approach not only makes learning more interactive and enjoyable but also instills a deeper understanding of programming concepts. Parents and students choose UTG Academy for our innovative teaching methods and our commitment to nurturing each student's individual potential in a supportive and collaborative setting."

    Who are your staff and counsellors?

    "At UTG Academy, our staff and counsellors are the cornerstone of our educational excellence. Each team member is meticulously selected for their expertise in STEM fields and their passion for teaching. Our instructors are not only proficient in coding and technology but also bring a diverse range of creative and educational backgrounds, enriching the learning experience. They undergo comprehensive training to ensure they are equipped with the latest pedagogical skills and tech knowledge. The staff-to-student ratio is kept intentionally low, allowing for personalized attention and a more impactful learning journey. Our staff retention is high, ensuring continuity and a deep understanding of our educational philosophy. This consistency allows"

    What do families need to know about registration?

    "Registering at UTG Academy is user-friendly and supportive. Our online registration opens months in advance, providing families ample time to enroll. While we welcome all students, certain advanced courses require specific prerequisites for optimal learning. Our website details each program's requirements, ensuring clarity and ease in the registration process. We offer clear guidelines on cancellations and any associated fees. Our team is dedicated to being responsive, ensuring families receive the necessary information swiftly. New students are greeted with warmth, integrating them seamlessly into the UTG community. This approach underscores our commitment to fostering a nurturing and inclusive learning environment for every student."



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  • Programs, Rates & Dates

    Programs and Sessions Calendar

    Choose the right programs and sessions for your child; UTG Academy currently has 3 programs available.

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    Python|Technology|STEAM|STEM
    3D Design|3D Printing|Animation|STEAM|STEM
    Scratch|Robotics|Technology|Engineering|STEAM|STEM

  • Insider Reviews & Perspectives

    The Our Kids review of UTG Academy

    our take

    UTG Academy distinguishes itself through its specialized STEM education, enriched by a partnership with PixelPad. The academy offers a variety of formats including day camps, after-school and weekend classes, as well as virtual camps and programs. Their dynamic curriculum interweaves coding, robotics, and creativity. A key feature of UTG Academy is its small class sizes, which ensure personalized learning experiences for each student. The programs cover a broad range of coding languages and skills such as Unity, Python, C#, Java, and website coding. Additionally, UTG Robotics, a premier club at the academy, provides students with the opportunity to develop pre-engineering and robotics skills, opening doors toward international competitions. Priding itself on a unique blend of technology and creativity, UTG Academy engages students in learning coding through activities like game and digital art creation, making the learning process both fun and interactive. The academy's staff and counsellors, carefully selected for their expertise in STEM and their passion for teaching, create a nurturing environment. They focus on delivering personalized attention to each student, supported by a low staff-to-student ratio. Parents have consistently praised the academy for its attentive teaching, inspiring programs, and the positive impact of small class sizes on their children's learning experiences. As a true beacon of STEM education, UTG Academy fosters long-term learning and creative engagement with technology.


    More reviews of UTG Academy

    Ningning Wang, Parent

    Attentive Teaching for Long-Term Learners

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    Lauren Y, Parent

    Inspiring and Engaging Summer Camp Experience

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    Marta Beynon, Parent

    Positive Instruction in Small Class Settings

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    Michael Liu, Parent

    Inspiring Programs with Dedicated Staff

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    DF, Parent

    Personalized Teaching for Long-Term Engagement

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    Joanne Yeung, Parent

    Structured Learning and Engaging Curriculum

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    Shawna M, Parent

    A Welcoming Learning Community for Families

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    Yanina Bondarenko, Parent

    Fostering Respect, Creativity, and Critical Thinking

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    Maria Mcclean, Parent

    High-Quality Robotics and Coding Programs

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    More reviews of UTG Academy


    Ningning Wang, Parent

    Attentive Teaching for Long-Term Learners

    My daughter has been at the academy for over 3 years. She has learned so much and I’m so impressed with the attention the teachers give each student.


    Lauren Y, Parent

    Inspiring and Engaging Summer Camp Experience

    My son LOVED this summer camp and made the coolest robot! Very inspiring program and healthy way to get them engaged mentally.


    Marta Beynon, Parent

    Positive Instruction in Small Class Settings

    My daughter loves her coding class at GUI Academy. The teachers are positive and provide great instruction. Love that the class sizes are small.


    Michael Liu, Parent

    Inspiring Programs with Dedicated Staff

    UTG offers inspiring robotics and coding programs that my son enjoyed so much! The passion and dedication of the staff are commendable.


    DF, Parent

    Personalized Teaching for Long-Term Engagement

    Fab place to learn coding. Have gone for several years after school and is my son’s fav activity. Teachers are knowledgeable and classes designed to bring along the students at their own pace.


    Joanne Yeung, Parent

    Structured Learning and Engaging Curriculum

    Finally a REAL coding school! There is a clear step-wise progression that the kids can make and my son seems engaged and excited about going to class.


    Shawna M, Parent

    A Welcoming Learning Community for Families

    Under the GUI has been a great gift to our family. Our son started the fall robotics program a bit late but was welcomed warmly. The instructors are fantastic, making learning fun and engaging.


    Yanina Bondarenko, Parent

    Fostering Respect, Creativity, and Critical Thinking

    I appreciate the respectful and kind manner the instructors communicate with children. They encourage independence, creativity, and critical thinking in youth. Thank you for your professionalism! My daughter loves this class ... Show More


    Maria Mcclean, Parent

    High-Quality Robotics and Coding Programs

    The summer Robotics camp was a big hit so we signed up for Python Coding in the fall/winter and so far, it's been equally high quality and enjoyable. What I like most is the small ratio of instructors to students, and the thorough curriculum ... Show More


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  • Location & Site Details

    Address

    Coquitlam, BC
    223A – 3030 Lincoln Avenue, Coquitlam, British Columbia, V3B 6B4
    Vancouver, BC
    #210 - 1909 W Broadway, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6J 1Z3
    North Vancouver, BC
    1975 Lonsdale Ave - Unit 101, North Vancouver, British Columbia, V7M 2K3

  • What's New

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Does UTG Academy have good reviews?
    We've collected reviews from past attendees. Read 9 reviews of UTG Academy here.

    What types of programs does UTG Academy offer?
    UTG Academy runs: year-round programs. Programming specializes in: STEAM, Technology, 3D Printing, Animation, Robotics, STEM. Browse the program calendar for rates and dates.

    What age does UTG Academy start?
    UTG Academy has programs for children aged 7 to 17.

    How much does is cost to attend UTG Academy?
    Fees to attend UTG Academy range from $305 to $1,500/program.

    Does UTG Academy offer support for children with special needs?
    UTG Academy does not offer support for children with special needs.

    Does UTG Academy offer busing?
    No, UTG Academy does not offer transportation.



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