Design Camp

Design Camp

This year, we are offering several virtual Design Camp options as well as one in-person Design Camp in Fayetteville with limited enrollment. 

Fayetteville In-Person Design Camp —
June 14-18

Fayetteville Design Camp at the University of Arkansas

Attend Fayetteville In-Person Design Camp

Virtual Design Camp Session 1 (School-Guided) — June 14-18

Design Camp in Fayetteville

Attend Virtual Design  Camp Session 1

Virtual Design Camp Session 2 (School-Guided)

 June 21-25

Student working on project at Fayetteville Design Camp

Attend Virtual Design  Camp Session 2

Advanced Virtual Design Camp (School-Guided)—
June 14-25

looking at model at Fayetteville Design Camp

Attend Virtual Advanced Design Camp

Self-Guided Virtual Design Camp

Fayetteville Design Camp at the University of Arkansas

Attend Self-Guided Virtual Design Camp 

 
 

What you need to know:

Design Camp offers the chance to learn about the design professions through hands-on projects, virtual tours and other activities created by architecture, landscape architecture and interior design faculty of the Fay Jones School. In the school-guided camps, students have the opportunity to work closely with faculty and collaborate with peers in a fun and creative virtual or studio environment as they explore the design process.

Who can attend:

In-Person Design Camp: students entering 9th — 12th grades (fall 2021)
Virtual Design Camp (School-guided): students entering 8th — 12th grades (fall 2021) *
Advanced Virtual Design Camp (School-guided): recommended for students entering 11th — 12th grades (fall 2021) *
Self-Guided Virtual Design Camp: students entering 8th — 12th grades (fall 2021) *

* Students must be 13 or older to register for virtual Design Camps.

Deadlines:

The deadline to register for the school-guided virtual camps and the in-person camp is May 28, 2021; the deadline to register for the self-guided camp is August 1, 2021.

Costs:

The virtual Design Camp sessions are free and open to all students. The in-person Design Camp in Fayetteville costs $375, and need-based full and partial scholarships are available. Scholarship eligibility information is included in the registration form. A $30 materials kit is available to students in all virtual camps.

Refunds:

Full registration refunds for the in-person camp will be issued until May 14, 2021. After this date, 50 percent of registration will be refunded until June 4, 2021. No refunds will be given after June 4, 2021.

How to register:

Complete the registration form linked below for the particular Design Camp experience you would like to participate in this summer. Both the school-guided virtual camps and the in-person camp are led by architecture, landscape architecture and interior design faculty and students.

 

In-Person Design Camp (Limited Enrollment)
June 14-18 — University of Arkansas, Fayetteville 
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily 
Hands-on projects, tours and discussions led by Fay Jones School faculty and students
(entering grades 9-12)
Materials provided on-site
Advanced design camp only offered virtually this year
This is a day camp only. There are no options for overnight accomodation this year. 

 

Virtual Design Camp Session 1 (School-guided)
June 14-18 
Students also use Design Camp curriculum on Arkansas PBS Learn online platform
Daily Zoom sessions led by Fay Jones School faculty and students
(entering grades 8-12) *
Materials kit available for $30

 

Virtual Design Camp Session 2 (School-guided)
June 21-25 
Students also use Design Camp curriculum on Arkansas PBS Learn online platform
Daily Zoom sessions led by Fay Jones School faculty and students
(entering grades 8-12) *
Materials kit available for $30

 

Advanced Virtual Design Camp (School-guided)
June 14-25 
For students who have design experience from attending Design Camp, school classes or other

Students also use Design Camp curriculum on Arkansas PBS Learn online platform
Daily Zoom sessions led by Fay Jones School faculty and students
(entering grades 11-12) *
Materials kit available for $30. This kit is strongly recommended for the advanced camp.

 

Self-Guided Virtual Design Camp
Students follow Design Camp curriculum using Arkansas PBS Learn online platform
Students can participate on their own schedule and at their own pace
(entering grades 8-12) *

 

Required forms for the in-person camp can be found here:
In-Person Design Camp forms

If you have registered for the in-person camp but still need to pay, here is that link:
In-Person Design Camp registration fee

If you have requested a materials kit for your virtual camp but still need to pay, here is that link:
Materials Kit fee for virtual camps

 

Have questions? Check out our Camp FAQ sheet

For more information, contact Alannah Massey at faycamp@uark.edu