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Pre-College and Prep

VCUarts offers a number of programs for students in grades K-12 and beyond.

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Pre-College Summer Intensive

We’re committed to helping high school students grow as creatives, and learn innovative technologies to pursue their dream careers–with virtual programs that include portfolio development in the fine arts and design, fashion merchandising, video game design and more.

This program will be offered virtually from July 6 to July 31, 2021.

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Creative Arts Day Camp

Children in grades K-9 get experience in sculpture, digital media, printmaking, painting, drawing, bookmaking, fibers and more.

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Music Pre-college Programs

The Department of Music regularly hosts events for middle and high school students and their families.