DCAD expands pre-college sessions, launches summer stay for …
April 13, 2018 - summer camp
The Delaware College of Art Design’s summer Pre-College Program is famous for assisting impending art students rigging adult for portfolio reviews and beginner substructure classes while delivering a ambience of college life.
Olivia Kwiatkowski of Smyrna spent a week during DCAD’s Pre-College Program a summer before her comparison year during Caravel Academy. Last year, she represented DCAD’s Class of ’17 as valedictorian before transferring to Pratt Institute in New York to pursue her bachelor’s degree.
“One week,” she said, “showed me a intensity we had.”
In a versatile program, students can enroll for college credit or non-credit courses, can invert or live on campus, and might be critical art students on lane for humanities college or simply meddlesome in creation art.
For summer 2018, DCAD is adding dual additional Pre-College sessions, all of that will now offer rising high-school sophomores along with rising high-school juniors and seniors.
Cost for a DCAD Pre-College week ranges from $650 for a non-resident, non-credit knowledge to $1,225 for a resident, college-credit experience. Those enrolling for dual weeks of Pre-College will accept a bonus of 10 percent. Those enrolling for all 3 weeks of Pre-College will accept a bonus of 15 percent. Scholarships to Pre-College might be awarded to competent students who request by the April 30 deadline. Enrollment deadline is June 15.
The College also is rising a inaugural DCAD Summer Camp for kids 13–15.
The Summer Camp will be hold for 3 weeks in June, with a opposite thesis any week:
- June 11–15, “Tour de Art,” focusing on art appreciation
- June 18–22, “Up, Up and Away,” focusing on animation
- June 25–29, “Print It,” focuing on printmaking
Campers can attend one, dual or all 3 weeks. Camp runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday by Friday (before and aftercare is available). Cost for DCAD Summer Camp is $250 per week. (It’s $300 with before/after care.) Enrollment deadline is June 1.