Pre-College and Prep

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

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Summer Pre-College Program

We’re committed to helping high school students grow as creatives, and learn innovative technologies to pursue their dream careers.

This residential program will be offered from July 9 – 28, 2023.

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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.