Merit Badge University

Welcome Boy Scouts!!!  Alpha Phi Omega National Service Fraternity and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences welcome you to the 6th Annual STEM Merit Badge University at Kutztown University.

Date: Nov. 16, 2019
Time: 8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
Place: Boehm Science Center

­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­2019 Merit Badges:

  • Archaeology (New 2019)
  • Chemistry
  • Electronics
  • Plant Science* 
  • Programming**
  • Soil and Water Conservation (New 2019)

* Requires follow-up after the Merit Badge University, to complete the requirements.  More information will be given to the scouts in the session.
** Requires the signed "Cyber Chip" card or confirmation by the scoutmaster that you have a current one.

Schedule:

8 - 8:45 a.m. Registration open

8: 45 - 9 a.m. Welcome and organize into groups

9 a.m. - 12 p.m. First Merit Badge Session

12 - 12: 55 p.m. Lunch

1 - 4 p.m. Second Merit Badge Session

4 - 4: 30 p.m. Close out, MBU complete

Registration:

Link to Registration

Session Registration: Register for one morning session and one afternoon session. Each session is limited to 25 scouts.

Merit Badge Selection:  Select the top three merit badges that you want to take.  If you don't get your first two choices, we will try to get you into your third choice if possible. We will try to accommodate as much as possible your top two choices, but it is not guaranteed.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Scouts must bring their signed blue card and merit badge book to the event.

Fee: $10 includes lunch, souvenir, and lab supplies.

Mail a check (Payable to: KUSSI) to arrive by November 14 to:

Jerry Schearer
McFarland Student Union 253
PO Box 730
Kutztown, PA 19530

Once registered, you will receive information such as directions, a waiver form that must be signed, etc. Please be accurate with your email address and check it often.

Questions or concerns about registration?
Please contact Jerry Schearer, advisor for Alpha Phi Omega, at schearer@kutztown.edu  or 610-683-4923 during regular business hours.