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Summer Academy at UGA is an exciting series of specialty summer camps in Athens for middle school and high school students who want to do amazing things. Whether you dream about becoming a film director, doctor, scientist, or artist, we have a summer camp just right for you.

We are proud to announce our 2022 Summer Academy at UGA camp offerings. Our camps are in-person this year and we are excited to offer both returning camps and new camps on a variety of subjects.

We are offering several sessions of our most popular camps. We also have many new camps added for 2022. Here are just some of our new camp offerings:

  • Jewelry and Metal Working – June 6-10
  • Graphic Design: Typography – June 13-17
  • Architecture: Urban Design – June 20-24
  • Photojournalism – June 13-17
  • Drone Legends – July 18-22

See the categorized list of 2022 Summer Academy camps below

As part of our Public Service and Outreach mission, we continue to offer scholarships to students based on financial need. If you would like to make a tax-deductible donation to a general fund, go to the Commit to Georgia web site. If you can help others attend via a donation, your support is greatly appreciated.

Summer Academy Staff/Hiring

Summer Academy is seeking Program Assistants and Residential Assistants to make up our energetic, dynamic, and amazing team. If you enjoy working with youth and thrive in a fast pace work environment, we encourage you to email a cover letter and resume to Bryce Martin.

Our Summer Academy at UGA programs are designed to let you live out your dreams. You can immerse yourself in any world you choose, from photography to video game design to culinary to comic book art. You’ll work with experts in the field to get practical, hands-on experience, and receive helpful advice on how to get where you want to go. And you’ll do it all while having a really great time.

To view important Summer Academy policy information and changes for 2022, review our policy document.

You will need to have already read and understood all of our waivers and acknowledgements when registering. Please see the Enrollment Agreement and Photo consent documents.

To learn more about our UGA summer camp programs, please contact us at youth@georgiacenter.uga.edu, 706-201-7435 or toll-free at 1-800-811-6640. You can also join our Youth Programs mailing list to receive camp updates.

See what summer looks like here @ Summer Academy

For more information, just click on the camp name below. Note, camps labelled with “Session A, B, C, etc.” are multiple sessions of the same camp. Camps labeled with “1, 2” (example Mini Med 1 and Mini Med 2) are introductory and advanced camps in the same subject area.

STEM  |  ART  |  COLLEGE PREP  |  CAREER PREP

View the full alphabetized list of Summer Academy camps

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) Camps

Summer Camp NameAges2022 Dates
Coding - waiting list13-17June 20-24
Drone Legends - waiting list11-14July 18-22
Introductory Engineering: Session A - waiting list11-14June 6-10
Introductory Engineering: Session B11-14June 27-July 1
Advanced Engineering: Session A - waiting list15-17June 13-17
Advanced Engineering: Session B - waiting list15-17July 11-15
B.L.A.C.K. Engineering15-17July 18-22
Women ExCEL In Engineering15-17June 20-24
Environmental Science11-14June 27-July 1
Fibonacci, Fractals & 4-D Math12-14July 11-15
Georgia Junior Hackers - waiting list11-14June 6-10
Mini Medical School 1: Session A - waiting list11-15June 6-10
Mini Medical School 1: Session B - waiting list11-15June 20-24
Mini Medical School 1: Session C - waiting list11-15June 27-July 1
Mini Medical School 1: Session D - waiting list
11-15

July 11-15

Mini Medical School 1: Session E - waiting list
11-15July 18-22
Mini Medical School 2: Beyond the Basics Session A - waiting list12-16

June 13-17

Mini Medical School 2: Beyond the Basics Session B - waiting list
12-16

June 20-24

Mini Medical School 2: Beyond the Basics Session C
12-16June 27-July 1
Mini Medical School 2: Beyond the Basics Session D
12-16July 11-15
Mini Medical School 2: Beyond the Basics Session E12-16July 18-22
Ocean Discovery: Session A11-14June 20-24
Ocean Discovery: Session B11-14July 11-15
Robotics: Session A - waiting list11-14

June 13-17

Robotics: Session B11-14

July 11-15

View the full alphabetized list of 2022 Summer Academy camps

Arts-Focused Camps

Summer Camp NameAges2022 Dates
2D Animation: Session A - waiting list13-17June 6-10
2D Animation: Session B - waiting list13-17June 13-17
3D Animation: Session A13-17June 27-July 1
3D Animation: Session B13-17July 18-22
Acting13-17June 27-July 1
Architecture & Design - waiting list13-17June 6-10
Architecture: Urban Design13-17June 20-24
Comic Book: Basics & Intermediate11-17June 6-10
Comic Book 2: Advanced13-17June 13-17
Creative Writing: Plot and Structure13-17

June 6-10

Creative Writing: Worldbuilding13-17

June 13-17

Creative Writing Workshop14-17

June 20-24

Introduction to Digital Film: Session A11-15

June 13-17

Introduction to Digital Film: Session B11-15

July 11-15

Advanced Digital Film School14-17

July 18-22

Drawing13-17June 20-24
Fashion Design: Session A - waiting list13-17June 27-July 1
Fashion Design: Session B13-17July 18-22
Graphic Design: Typography13-17June 13-17
Jewelry and Metal Working14-17June 6-10
Musical Theater14-17June 27-July 1
Photography: Session A13-17

June 6-10

Photography: Session B13-17

July 11-15

Screenwriting13-17July 12-16
Introduction to Video Game Design: Session A13-17

June 20-24

Introduction to Video Game Design: Session B13-17June 27-July 1
Advanced Video Game Design13-17July 18-22

View the full alphabetized list of 2022 Summer Academy camps

College Preparation Camps

Summer Camp NameAges2022 Dates
University Prep Program: Session A - waiting list16-17June 6-10
University Prep Program: Session B - waiting list16-17June 20-24

View the full alphabetized list of 2022 Summer Academy camps

Career Preparation and Specialized Camps

Summer Camp NameAges2022 Dates
Advertising & Public Relations

13-17

June 13-17
American Sign Language: Session A

12-17

June 6-10
American Sign Language: Session B

12-17

June 13-17
American Sign Language 2

13-17

July 18-22
Entertainment & Media Studies13-17June 27-July 1
Financial Planning Academy - full14-17July 11-15
Journalism - waiting list13-17June 13-17
Legal - waiting list14-17

June 6-10

Modeling and Personal Development

14-17

June 20-24

Photojournalism13-17June 13-17

View the full alphabetized list of 2022 Summer Academy camps

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