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.


About Samford University – Samford University is a premier nationally ranked private university deeply rooted in its Christian mission. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th oldest institution of higher education in the United States. U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 4th among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,619 students from 44 states, the District of Columbia and 29 other countries in its 10 academic units: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy, and public health. Samford also fields 17 NCAA Division I teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference.