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2022 Summer Architecture Programs

Are you interested in studying architecture? Looking for a summer program to prepare you for school? Listed below are over 100 unique programs from all across the globe. Find the summer program that is right for you. Please verify with the program to determine the full details of the program as things make have changed since the posting of this article.

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UNITED STATES

NORTHEAST

 

Barnard College – New York, NY 
https://precollege.barnard.edu
June 30 – August 13, 2022 – High School (6 weeks)

Boston Architectural College – Boston, MA – (Online or in person)
https://the-bac.edu/academics/summer-academy
July 5 – 29, 2022 (4 weeks) – High School

Boston Society of Architects – Boston, MA
https://www.architects.org/programs/youth-education
Program Dates throughout Year (1st – 8th grades)

Carnegie Mellon University – Pittsburgh, PA 
https://www.cmu.edu/pre-college/academic-programs/architecture.html

July 5 – 29, 2022 (4 weeks) – High School
July 5 – August 12, 2022 (6 weeks) – High School

Carnegie Museums of Art and Natural History – Pittsburgh, PA
https://camps.artandnaturalhistory.org/
Dates to TBA for 2022 – Week long camps for various grades

Center for Architecture Foundation – New York, NY 
https://www.centerforarchitecture.org/k-12/youth-family-programs/summer-programs/
Information about summer 2022 will be available in March 2022

Cincinnati Architectural Mentoring Program – Cincinnati,OH
https://www.cincyarchcamp.org/summer-camp
2022 information not listed yet

Columbia University – New York, NY (Online and in person)
https://www.arch.columbia.edu/programs/2-intro-to-architecture
July 6 – August 5, 2022 (4 weeks) – High School

Cooper Union – New York, NY (Online)
http://cooper.edu/about/introduction-architecture-high-school-students
July 6 – August 6, 2021 (5 Weeks) (High School)
http://cooper.edu/architecture/school-architecture-summer-programs/summer-programs-architecture-introduction-architecture
2022 information not listed yet

Cornell University – Ithaca, NY  (Online)
https://sce.cornell.edu/precollege/program/architecture
June 21 – August 2, 2022 (6 Weeks) (High School and College)

Drexel University – Philadelphia, PA (Online)
http://www.drexel.edu/westphal/about/summerHighschoolProgram/Summer_Programs_ARCH/
2022 information not listed yet

Fallingwater – Mill Run, PA (Online)
https://fallingwater.org/virtual-summer-camps/
June 20 – 24, 2022 (1 week) (high school)

Global Solutions Lab – Chestnut Hill College – Philadelphia, PA (Online and in person)
http://www.designsciencelab.com
June 12 – 25, 2022 (1 week) (High School/College/Adult)

Harvard University – Cambridge, MA (Online)
http://designdiscovery.gsd.harvard.edu
July 11 – 29, 2022 (3 weeks)

Hip Hop Architecture Camp (Online)
http://hiphoparchitecture.com/
Saturday, January 22, 2022 (Highschool)
Saturday, January 29, 2022 (Highschool)
Saturday, February 12, 2022 (Highschool)
Saturday, February 19, 2022 (Highschool)

Institute of Classical Architecture and Art – New York, NY
https://www.classicist.org/education/summer-studio/
June 13 – July 9, 2022 (students and professionals)

Maryland Institute College of Art – Baltimore, MD (Online and in person)
http://www.mica.edu/precollege
June 25 – July 9, 2022 (2 weeks)(in person)
July 10 – July 30, 2022 (3 weeks)(in person)
June 25 – July 30, 2022 (5 weeks)(in person)
July 5 – July 29, 2022 (4 weeks) (rising Junior and Senior high school students)

University of Maryland – College Park, MD (Online)
https://oes.umd.edu/pre-college-programs/terp-young-scholars-online
July 11 – 29, 2022 (2 weeks)

National Building Museum – Washington, DC  (Museum is closed until further notice)
http://www.nbm.org/families-kids/summer-camp.html

New Jersey Institute of Technology – Newark, NJ
http://design.njit.edu/coadprograms/summer.php
Introduction to Architecture (Full) – July 10 – 15, 2022; (High School)
Introduction to Architecture – July 17 – 22, 2022; (High School)

Norwich University – Summer Design Academy -Northfield, VT
http://www.norwich.edu/camps
Dates TBD for 2022 (1 week) (high school)

The Pennsylvania State University – State College, PA (Online)
http://architecture-camps.outreach.psu.edu/
Dates TBD for 2022

Phillips Exeter Academy – Exeter, NH  (Online and in person)
http://www.exeter.edu/exeter-summer
July 4 – August 5, 2022 (5 weeks) – High School

Pratt Institute – Brooklyn, NY (Online)
http://www.pratt.edu/precollege
July 5 – 29, 2022 (4 weeks) – High School

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute – Troy, NY
http://summer.rpi.edu/programs
Dates TBA for 2022 – High School

Rhode Island School of Design – Providence, RI  (in person)
http://precollege.risd.edu
June 25 – August 5, 2022 (Grades 10-12)  (6 weeks)

Roger Williams University – Summer Academy – Bristol, RI (Online and in person)
http://rwu.edu/academics/schools-colleges/saahp/special-programs/summer-programs/summer-academy
July 11- August 5, 2022

Syracuse University – Syracuse, NY (Online and in person)
http://summercollege.syr.edu/programs/programs-by-subject/#artanddesign
July 3 – July 15, 2022 (High School) (2 weeks)(in person)
July 17 – July 29, 2022 (High School) (2 weeks) (in person)
July 31 – August 12, 2022 (High School) (2 weeks) (in person)
July 3 – August 12, 2022 (High School) (6 weeks) (in person)
July 5 – July 21, 2022 (High School) (3 weeks) (online)
July 25 – August 11, 2022 (High School) (3 weeks)(online)
July 5 – August 11, 2022 (High School) (6 weeks)(online)
July 3 – August 12, 2022 (High School) (6 weeks) (Hybrid)

‘T’ Space Summer Architectural Residency – Rhinebeck, NY (Online)
https://tspacerhinebeck.org/residency/
Contact the program for more information  (open to undergraduates, graduates and young professionals)

Temple University – Philadelphia, PA 
http://tyler.temple.edu/continuing-education-program/architecture-institute
July 11 –July 22, 2022 (2 weeks) (High School)
July 25 –August 5, 2022 (2 weeks) (High School)

Wentworth Institute of Technology – Boston, MA
http://wit.edu/summerfab/
Dates TBA for 2022 (High School) (4 weeks)

Yale University – New Haven, CT 
https://summerspringboard.com/campus/yale-summer-program/

June 19 – July 1, 2022 (2 weeks) (High School)
July 3 – July 15, 2022 (2 weeks) (High School)
July 17 – July 29, 2022 (2 weeks) (High School)

 

SOUTHEAST

 

Auburn University – Auburn, AL
http://www.auburn.edu/outreach/opce/auburnyouthprograms/architecture.htm
June 13– June 18, 2022 (1 week) (Rising 11-12 graders)
June 27 – July 2, 2022 (1 week) (Rising 11-12 graders)
July 10  – July 15, 2022 (1 week) (Rising 11-12 graders)

Clemson University – Clemson, SC 
http://www.clemson.edu/summer-scholars
multiple sessions available

Florida Atlantic University – Boca Raton, FL
http://www.idac.fau.edu/design/HSSI.html
Dates TBA for 2022

Georgia Institute of Technology – Atlanta, GA (Online)
https://design.gatech.edu/precollege
Dates TBA for 2022

Kids Next Code – Street College Park, GA (Online and in person)
https://www.kidsnextcode.com/programs
Contact Program for dates

Louisiana State University – Baton Rouge, LA (Online)
https://design.lsu.edu/programs-and-initiatives/pre-college-camps/architecture-design-workshop/
June 12-17, 2022 (1 week)(High School)

University of Miami – Miami, FL (Online)
http://ssp.dcie.miami.edu/
July 3 – 22, 2022 (3 weeks)(High School)

Mississippi State University – Starkville, MS
https://www.caad.msstate.edu/academics/camps/architecture
June 5 – 11, 2022 (1 week) (High School)

University of North Carolina at Charlotte – Charlotte, NC
http://coaa.uncc.edu/academics/school-of-architecture/summer-camp-0
Dates TBD for 2022 (1 week) (High School)

North Carolina State University – Raleigh, NC (Online)
https://design.ncsu.edu/designlab/digital/dwt/ddc/
Dates TBD for 2022

NOMA Project Pipeline  – Louisiana (Online)
http://nomalaprojectpipeline.org/
Dates TBD for 2022 (1 week) (Rising 8th-12th Graders)

Savannah College of Arts & Design – Atlanta and Savannah, GA   (Online)
https://www.scad.edu/academics/pre-college-summer-programs/rising-star
June 19 – July 22, 2022 (High School) (5 weeks)

University of Tennessee – Knoxville, TN
http://archdesign.utk.edu/news-events/design-matters-camp/
Dates TBD for 2022

Tulane University – New Orleans, LA
https://summer.tulane.edu/areas-of-study/architecture
July 5 – July 15, 2022 (Rising 11th and 12th grade) (2 weeks)
July 18 – 29, 2022 (Rising 11th and 12th grade) (2 weeks)

Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University – Blacksburg, VA (Online and in person)
https://archdesign.caus.vt.edu/special-programs/inside-architecture-design/
June 19 – June 24, 2022 (High School) (1 week)

 

EAST CENTRAL

 

Ball State University – Muncie, IN
http://bsu.edu/cap/designworks
Dates TBD for 2022

Lawrence Technological University – Detroit, MI
https://www.ltu.edu/summer-camps/
June 20 – June 24, 2022 (High School) (1 week)
July 11 – July 15, 2022 (High School) (1 week)
July 18 – July 22, 2022 (High School) (1 week)
July 25 – July 29, 2022 (High School) (1 week)

Miami University – Oxford, OH (Online)
http://miamioh.edu/admission/high-school/summer-scholars/
Dates TBD for 2022

University of Michigan – Ann Arbor, MI (Online)
http://www.taubmancollege.umich.edu/architecture/high-school-programs/arcstart
June 20-July 1, 2022 (High School)

University of Notre Dame – Notre Dame, IN
http://architecture.nd.edu/academics/professional-development/career-discovery/
Dates TBD for 2022 (High School) (2 weeks)

 

WEST CENTRAL

 

Illinois Institute of Technology – Chicago, IL 
https://arch.iit.edu/study/eia
July 10 – July 23, 2022 (High School) (2 weeks)

University of Colorado Denver – Denver, CO
https://architectureandplanning.ucdenver.edu/architecture/academics/high-school-programs
August 1 – August 5, 2022 (1 week) (high school students)

University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
http://arch.uic.edu/YArch
Dates TBD for 2022

Judson University – Elgin, IL 
http://arch.judsonu.edu/architecture-discovery-workshop/
July 10 – 22, 2022 (2 weeks) (high school students)

University of Kansas – Lawrence, KS   (Online)
http://design.ku.edu/designcamp
Dates TBD for 2022

University of Nebraska-Lincoln – Lincoln, NE  (Online)
http://architecture.unl.edu/prospective-student/high-school-workshops
June 12 -17, 2022  (High School) (1 week)

University of Oklahoma – Norman, OK
https://pacs.ou.edu/precollegiate/9th-12th-grade/architecture-summer-academy/
Dates TBD for 2022  (High School)

Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 
https://ceat.okstate.edu/arch/discover-architecture.html
June 14-18, 2022 – High School

School of the Art Institute of Chicago – Chicago, IL
http://saic.edu/ecpsi
Session 1: 2-weeks, June 20-July 1, 2022 (High School)
Session 2: 2-weeks, July 4-15, 2022 (High School)
Session 3: 2-weeks, July 18-29, 2022 (High School)
Session 4: 4-weeks, July 4-29, 2022 (High School)
NEW! Session 5: 1-week, August 1-5, 2022 (High School)

Southern Illinois University – Carbondale, IL
http://conferenceservices.siu.edu/camps-youth-programs/architecture-camp.php
Dates TBD for 2022

Taliesin Preservation – Wisconsin (Online)
https://www.taliesinpreservation.org/events/category/programs/summercamps/
DESIGN THE WRIGHT SPACE FOR YOU (Ages 10-15; Virtual; June 13 – June 17, 2022)
DESIGN WITH A PRO (Ages 16 +; Virtual; July 11 – July 20)
FROM DETAIL TO CITY: EXPLORING SCALE (Ages 15-18; At the Hillside Drafting Studio; June 27- July 1)
MINECRAFT DONE WRIGHT! (Ages 10-15; At the Hillside Drafting Studio; July 18 – July 22)

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee – Milwaukee, WI
https://uwm.edu/sarup/future-students/architecture-summer-camp/
Dates TBD for 2022

 

SOUTHWEST

 

University of Arkansas – Fayetteville, AR
https://fayjones.uark.edu/news-and-events/design-camp.php
View the website for various camp options.

University of Houston and Rice University- Houston, TX 
http://www.wonderworkshouston.org/
June 20 – July 22, 2022 (4 weeks) (High School)

University of New Mexico -Albuquerque and Santa Fe, NM
https://saap.unm.edu/academics/adsa.html
Session 1 July 5 – 9 & July 11-15, 2022 at George Pearl Hall, UNM campus, in Albuquerque
Session 2 July 18-22 & July 25-29, 2022 at New Mexico School for the Arts, in Santa Fe

University of Texas San Antonio – San Antonio, TX (Online and in person)
https://ceid.utsa.edu/architecture-planning/summer-academy/
In person session: June 7 – 17, 2022
Online session: Held in July 2022

Texas A&M University – College Station, TX
https://www.arch.tamu.edu/academics/high-school-outreach/camp-arch/
July 11–July 16, 2022– 10th – 12th graders

 

WEST

 

California Baptist University – Riverside, CA – Summer Day Camp (Online)
http://cavad.calbaptist.edu/programs/summer
July 11 – 15, 2022 (1 week) – High School

California College of The Arts – San Francisco, CA (Online and in person)
https://portal.cca.edu/learning/special-programs/pre-college-program/architecture/
Dates TBD for 2022

California Poly State Univ. – SLO – San Luis Obispo, CA
https://architecture.calpoly.edu/about/summer-career
Dates TBD

Girls Garage – Berkeley, CA – Summer Camp
http://girlsgarage.org/programs/summer-camp/
July 2022 (High School Girls) Advanced Design/Build
June 2022(High School Girls) Young Women’s Design and Building Institute

University of Idaho – Moscow, ID  (Online)
https://www.uidaho.edu/caa/highschool-events/design-days
June 22 – 25, 2022 (Grades 9-12)

La Jolla Historical Society’ Young Architects Summer Camp – La Jolla, CA
https://lajollahistory.org/education/
July 18 – 22, 2022 (1 week) (Middle School)
July 25 –29, 2022 (1 week) (high School)

Southern California Institute of Architecture – Los Angeles, CA (Online)
https://sciarc.edu/mm
July 5 – 29, 2022 (2 weeks) (College, Individuals, Professionals)

University of California at Berkeley – Berkeley, CA
https://ced.berkeley.edu/academics/summer-programs/embarc-design-academy/
July 5 – July 29 (High School)
http://ced.berkeley.edu/academics/summer-programs/discovery/
July 5 – August 5 (College)
https://ced.berkeley.edu/academics/summer-programs/summer-institute/
July 5 – August 12 (post-baccalaureate)

University of Southern California – Los Angeles, CA (Online)
https://arch.usc.edu/high-school-program-exploration-of-architecture
June 19 –July 16, 2022 (4 weeks)

University of Washington – Summer Youth Programs – Seattle, WA
https://www.summer-camp.uw.edu/camps-courses-masters/architectural-studies/
January 8 – March 12, 2022 – High School

 

INTERNATIONAL

Architectural Association Summer School (Online and in person)
https://www.aaschool.ac.uk/academicprogrammes/visitingschool
See website for program date ( various programs available)

Carleton University – Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA – Studio First  (Online)
https://carleton.ca/architecture/programs/studiofirst/
May 18 – June 22, 2022
July 6 – August 10, 2022

Carleton University – Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA – Imagine Architecture (Online)
https://architecture.carleton.ca/non-degree-programs/imagine-architecture
LAB 101 — July 4-8 – ON-CAMPUS
LAB 102 — July 11-15 – ON-CAMPUS
LAB 103 — July 18-22 – ON-CAMPUS
LAB 101 — July 25-29 – ONLINE

CIAO!  Center for Introduction to Architecture Overseas – Pontano, Italy 
https://ciaocfsu.org
July 2 – 23, 2022

Film & Architecture Summer School – Copenhagen
https://en.cafx.dk/post/sommerskole
August 20 – 28, 2022

IFHP Urban Planning and Design Summer School in Finland  
https://ifhpsummerschool.wordpress.com/
August 15 – 26, 2022

Reedcob® International Summer School – Lisbon, Portugal (Online and in person)
https://summerschool.cas-at.com/
Dates TBD for 2022

http://summer.tasis.com/page.cfm?p=397
July 2– 22, 2022 (High School)

Structural Integrity: A Computational Design Investigation, International Summer School – Belgium
https://arch.kuleuven.be/english/studying/going-abroad/summer-schools/summerschool-call-final.pdf
Dates: September 4 -12, 2022