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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 2019 Summer Academy at UGA camp offerings. We are bringing back most of our camps from last summer and have some new additions as well.

Registration for 2019 Summer Academy at UGA will open on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 10:00AM.

Registration for our new Spring Academy is open now. Learn More

Changes for Summer Academy 2019: We are offering several additional sessions of our most popular camps. We also have many new camps added for 2019. Here are our new camp offerings:

For details on these camps and all of our other offerings, click on the camp below.

See the categorized list of 2019 Summer Academy camps here

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We are excited to announce a new program that has grown from our Summer Academy camps: Spring Academy at UGA!

Spring Academy will offer an enriching and fun week at the University of Georgia on March 11th to 15th!

For our inaugural year of Spring Academy we will offer three courses to choose from: Mini Medical School, Photography and Creative Writing. Students ages 12-15 are welcome to enroll in the course of their choice.

Registration for Spring Academy is now open. Visit our website for more information and to register.

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As part of our Public Service and Outreach mission, we continue to offer scholarships to students based on financial need. In 2018, we had 80 students attend on scholarships totaling more than $29,000. If you would like to make a tax deductible donation to a general fund, go to the Commit to Georgia web site. If you are able to help others attend via a donation, your support is greatly appreciated.

When registration opens there will be a financial aid application available on this page. Full information on applying for financial aid to attend Summer Academy will be on this document. See our Financial Aid Information Sheet for more information. If you have any questions about financial aid, email the program coordinator, Brian Stone or call 706-542-7255

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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 2019, review our policy document.

To learn more about our UGA summer camp programs in Athens, please contact us at questions@georgiacenter.uga.edu, 706-542-3537 or toll-free at 1-800-811-6640. You can also join our mailing list to receive camp updates.

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 2019 Summer Academy camps

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) Camps

Summer Camp NameAgesSummer 2019 Dates
2D Animation13-17July 15-19
3D Animation13-17July 8-12
Architecture & Design: Session A13-17July 8-12
Architecture & Design: Session B13-17July 15-19
Introductory Engineering: Exploring Electricity11-14July 15-19
Introductory Engineering: Session A11-14June 10-14
Introductory Engineering: Session B11-14July 8-12
Advanced Engineering: Session A15-17June 3-7
Advanced Engineering: Session B15-17June 10-14
Advanced Engineering: Session C15-17July 8-12
Exploring Environmental Sciences11-14June 3-7
Fibonacci, Fractals & 4-D (math)11-13June 24-28
GenCyberArch Academy: Session A11-14June 24-28
GenCyberArch Academy: Session B11-14July 15-19
Georgia Junior Hackers11-14July 15-19
Mini Medical School 1: Session A11-15June 3-7
Mini Medical School 1: Session B11-15June 17-21
Mini Medical School 1: Session C11-15June 24-28
Mini Medical School 1: Session D11-15

July 8-12

Mini Medical School 1: Session E11-15July 15-19
Mini Medical School 2: Beyond the Basics Session A12-16

June 3-7

Mini Medical School 2: Beyond the Basics Session B12-16

June 17-21

Mini Medical School 2: Beyond the Basics Session C12-16July 8-12
Mini Medical School 2: Beyond the Basics Session D12-16July 15-19
Introductory Robotics: Session A11-14

June 3-7

Introductory Robotics: Session B11-14

June 24-28

Introductory Video Game Design: Session A11-17

June 24-28

Introductory Video Game Design: Session B11-17July 8-12
Advanced Video Game Prototyping & Development13-17July 15-19

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Arts-Focused Camps

Summer Camp NameAgesSummer 2019 Dates
Acting14-17June 17-21
Comic Book 1: Beginning & Intermediate11-17June 3-7
Comic Book 2: Advanced13-17June 10-14
Creative Writing: Structure & Plot: Session A12-16

June 3-7

Creative Writing: Economy of Language: Session B12-16

June 10-14

Creative Writing: World Building: Session C12-16

June 17-21

Digital Film School Basic: Session A11-15

June 3-7

Digital Film School Basic: Session B11-15

June 10-14

Digital Film Advanced Intensive14-17July 15-19
Fashion Design: Session A13-17June 10-14
Fashion Design: Session B13-17June 17-21
Game Design for Tabletop & RPGs11-17June 3-7
Music Production11-14June 24-28
Musical Theatre

14-17

June 24-28

3D Paper Design14-17June 17-21
Photography: Session A13-17

June 17-21

Photography: Session B13-17

July 8-12

Photography: Introduction to Darkroom13-17

June 3-7

Screen Writing14-17June 10-14

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College Preparation Camps

Summer Camp NameAgesSummer 2019 Dates
College Preview13-15June 10-14
University Prep Program: Session A16-17June 17-21
University Prep Program: Session B16-17June 24-28

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Career Preparation and Specialized Camps

Summer Camp NameAgesSummer 2018 Dates
American Sign Language for Hearing Adolescents

12-17

June 17-21
Child Development 101 13-15July 8-12
Culinary Skills: Session A14-17June 24-28
Culinary Skills: Session B14-17July 8-12
Legal: Session A14-17

June 10-14

Legal: Session B14-17June 17-21
Money Dawgs11-14

July 15-19

U.S. National Security13-17June 24-28

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