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Rural MedQuest Camp

Igniting Lives of Purpose

La Grande, Oregon: Find your future in healthcare and have serious fun at MedQuest Camp

Northeast Oregon AHEC is thrilled to be bringing our 30-year-long MedQuest camp back in person this summer! Along with partners at Grande Ronde Hospital, other local facilities, and amazing staff, campers are sure to improve their understanding of careers in healthcare care. They will enhance their knowledge of rural medicine, all while having an amazing time and making new friends. This 6-day, 5-night camp is designed for rural, frontier, and urban students from Oregon.

Highlights include:

  • Three job shadows in healthcare
  • Mentorship from Camp Director, Counselors, and healthcare professionals
  • Daily emphasis on team building
  • Hands-on experiences to learn clinical skills
  • Intubation with Search and Rescue
  • Community dinner

2025 Camp Details

  • Eastern Oregon University, One University Blvd, La Grande, OR 97850
  • June 2025 - Dates TBD
  • Campers will stay in the Eastern Oregon University (EOU) Residential Halls.
  • Residential camp – activities throughout each day
  • $25.00 deposit fee
  • $400 (Scholarships available)
  • 40 student spots are available!
  • All current high school freshman to graduating seniors in Oregon. We ask that you commit to the entire camp to participate.

What's included in the fee?

  • All food
  • Activity costs & supplies
  • Health professional stethoscope to inspire you along your pathway
  • CPR training
  • Miniature golf


Check out our FAQ! Contact Camp Director Michelle Mudder at for more information.

Camp Partners

The Roundhouse Foundation Grande Ronde Hospital EOU OHSU