Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2011-04-04


Samford University will host a variety of camps for children and teens this summer. They include:

Preparatory Department’s Adventures in Music Camps: June 20-24, Piano, grades 1 -12, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., $340; July 11-15, Piano or Voice, grades 1 – 12, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., $340. Tel. (205) 726-4049. 

Preparatory Department’s All Aboard for Music Preschool Camp (ages 3-6), July 18-22, 9 a.m.-11:30 a.m., $200. Tel. (205) 726-4049.  

Senior Piano Camp, June 12-18, for students age 12 through high school senior. Tel. (205) 601-3694. Email

Theatre and Dance Department’s Once Upon a Time Summer Theatre Camps: June 27-July 1, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. for rising grades 1 - 6, $200;  June 27-July 1, 9 a.m. to noon, rising K4 and K5, $120. Tel. (205) 726-2951.

Theatre and Dance Department’s Theatre Arts Intensive Summer Camp, July 18-22, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for rising grades 7 -12, $280. Tel. (205) 726-2951.

Summer Debate Institute, June 26-July 9, for middle school and high school students, $850-$1,350. Tel. (205) 726-2049. 

Sports Camps in Baseball, Women’s Basketball, Boy’s Basketball, Men’s Basketball, Football, Soccer, Volleyball and Softball, various dates throughout the summer. Tel. (205) 726-2802.


Samford is a leading Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts with an array of nationally recognized graduate and professional schools. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. Samford enrolls 5,791 students from 49 states, Puerto Rico and 16 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 athletic teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference and ranks 6th nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.