Summer Camps

A new way to summer camp

From designing spaces to robots, Dunwoody offers hands-on summer experiences for students

This summer, students can explore the hands-on world of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics (STEAM) through several exciting day camp experiences. Complete fun, hand-on projects with college faculty at the Dunwoody College campus in Minneapolis.

Summer camp experiences are designed for students entering grades six through 12 and range in interest from interior design to robotics.

Register early, spots fill up fast.

Born to Design: Interior Design Summer Camp

Immerse yourself in the world of interior design during a four-day, hands-on summer camp this June. Born to Design introduces students to the interior design profession through project-based learning. Study color, materials, architectural drawing, and digital media while working with established, professional designers and instructors. Students will complete a design project that encompasses all phases of the design process. Museum visit included.

AGES: Students entering grades 8-12 in Fall 2020

WHEN: June 15-18 (Friday, June 19 option, with tours of design firms, available for an additional $100)

TIME: 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

PLACE: Dunwoody College, 818 Dunwoody Blvd. Minneapolis, MN 55403

COST: $250, Includes lunch, supplies, and field trip

CONTACT: Korrin Howard | | 612.381.8157



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High School Robotics Camp

Students will be exposed to CAD software, electronics, mechanical assembly and programming while they build a fully autonomous robot. This robot uses RoboTeq’s motor controller and a custom designed CNC machined chassis. Hands-on activities are led by expert faculty.

AGES: High school students entering grades 10-12 in Fall 2020

WHEN: June 22 – 25

TIME: 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

PLACE: Dunwoody College, 818 Dunwoody Blvd. Minneapolis, MN 55403

COST: $250, includes lunch and all supplies

CONTACT: E.J. Daigle | | 612.381.8172

REGISTRATION DEADLINE:  May 22, 2020 (This camp will be limited to 20 participants)


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Arts-n-Crafts, Robots & Computing Camp

Learn the basics of computing through arts and crafts projects! Build and program robots with LEGO Mindstorms®, learn about Artbotics, and program with Scratch. Activities are led by Dunwoody faculty and staff.

AGES: Students entering grades 6-8 in Fall 2020

WHEN: July 13 – July 17

TIME: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

PLACE: Dunwoody College, 818 Dunwoody Blvd. Minneapolis, MN 55403

COST: $150

CONTACT: Rob Bentz | | 612.381.8117

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: June 30, 2020; waitlist available


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Youth Career Awareness Program (YCAP) College Prep Summer Camp

YCAP Summer Camp is a three week camp that helps prepare high school juniors for college.

At the Summer Camp, you will:

  • Explore career opportunities available through the technical programs offered at Dunwoody
  • Visit job sites and talk to industry partners about what everyday life is like on their job
  • Receive $100 weekly stipend, free bus pass, and free lunch for the duration of the camp

If you find a career path that interests you during camp, you’ll have the opportunity to attend Dunwoody after high school graduation. Those accepted into a Dunwoody program will receive a scholarship of up to $10,000/year for two years.

AGES: Students completing their junior year in Spring 2020

WHEN: June 8 – 26, 2020

TIME: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

PLACE: Dunwoody College, 818 Dunwoody Blvd. Minneapolis, MN 55403

COST: None, Application Required

CONTACT: Peggy Quam, Assistant Director of Special Initiatives | | 612.381.3067


APPLY: Applications for 2020 are currently open