The goal of SunFlight Solo program is for all qualified students to fly solo under the 14 CFR Part 61 Flight Training Curriculum by the end of the program¹. Areas of study include air traffic control, meteorology, navigation, and Federal Aviation Regulations. The fundamentals learned in this program give students an advantage when they enroll into the SunFlight Private Pilot program.
Students must be 16 years old prior to the end of the program. All participants must obtain an FAA Medical/Student Pilot Certificate prior to submitting an application².
Tuition³ includes supervised housing, on-campus meals, ground lab instruction, flight materials, and books
¹A qualified student is determined by the regulations set by the FAA, the discretion of the student’s flight instructor, and University faculty.
²Student must possess an FAA Medical Student Pilot Certificate not an FAA Medical. Please contact the K-12 Education Outreach office prior to obtaining the Medical/Student Pilot Certificate if the student will be 15 years of age when submitting an application.
³The tuition includes a deposit toward the flight fees. Total flight costs vary and are dependent upon the student’s abilities. Flight/Instruction fees will be due at the completion of each lesson.
Tuition includes supervised housing, on-campus meals, classroom instruction, books and materials. Camps require a non-refundable $30 application fee
The application process for all summer camps consists of several steps. Please review our Application Instructions for guidance and to help with any questions you might have.
Registration opens January 12, 2017.
In addition to the required application process, non-U.S. citizens applying to camps are required to fill out the International Student Affidavit of Financial Support.
Live on campus like Embry-Riddle students and explore career possibilities in flight, mechanical engineering, global security, or what it is like to be a NASA astronaut.
Embry-Riddle's overnight summer programs at the Daytona Beach Campus and Prescott Campus introduce the technology of today to the aviators, engineers, and astronauts of tomorrow.
Students live in on-campus dormitories — under the supervision of approved counselors — and share their initial experience of University living with other young people near their age