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Camps and Programs for Kids

Please Note: The University and our offices remain open, although our staff will be working remotely. For inquiries about camps and programs for kids, testing, or other continuing education information, please contact Bobby Hensley, Associate Director of Continuing Education via email at If you are registered for an upcoming program, please watch your email for updates. Thank you for your patience during this time. We look forward to continuing to serve our community, locally, regionally and globally.

IMPORTANT YOUTH CAMP FORMS:  Overnight Camp Permission   Overnight Rules     Day Camp Permission   Protection of Minors on Campus

Art Camps and Programs 

Boy holding paint brushes in front of face

Exciting, engaging and age appropriate art camps and programs for kids.



Swim Programs

Swim Programs

From first time swimmers, to those who just need a refresher, we have a program suited for your child's needs. Ages 6 months and up. All swim programs are led by instructor Michael Creason, a retired assistant professor in the Department of Health, Physical Education and Recreation at WCU.

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Music Camps and Programs 

 American Trombone Quartet

Summer Symposium with the Pride of the Mountains Marching Band, Carolina Saxophone Camp and other opportunities to hone your skills!


Science Camps and Programs 

Lego Robotics Camp

Explore the fascinating world of programmable robots using LEGOs and learn about other fun science projects and experiments!


Overnight Camps

Intensive Musical Theatre Summer Camp

Spend your summer at WCU to learn leadership skills, get college-ready or spend a few weeks in a summer intensive immersed in the arts!



Day Camps

Summer Reading Adventures

Come learn and have fun at WCU! Day Camps include Reading Camp, Rocket to Creativity and other fun camps happening during summer vacation!


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