Summer Camp in Austin, Texas

The 2020 camp season at The University of Texas, Catholic Center has concluded.
Check back here in January of 2021 for the Summer 2021 Schedule.

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Online STEAM Learning Lab

Digital Media Academy's STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) Learning Lab for ages 7-18+ features 30 online technology education courses to learn online anytime from anywhere.

Online STEAM Learning Lab

Digital Media Academy's STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) Learning Lab for ages 7-18+ features 30 online technology education courses to learn online anytime from anywhere.

Impactful Learning

Future Ready

Your child will develop in-demand tech skills and gain a competitive edge that will benefit them for university, college, and their future careers.

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30 STEAM Courses

Digital Media Academy's Online Learning Center offers full access to three bundles of ten age-appropriate online courses.

Certificate of Completion

Each student receives a Certificate of Completion demonstrating proficiency and learning.

Austin Tech Camps

Since 2003, thousands of students have taken our STEM courses to learn new skills and be creative in a collaborative environment. Our Austin, Texas summer camp has some of the longest serving instructors at DMA who bring their wealth of knowledge and experience to guide students through their projects. This dedication makes our courses an amazing experience for kids and teens ages 9 to 18 looking to discover and deepen their passions through an impactful learning experience.

Students can learn about video game design, filmmaking, robotics, 3D printing, animation and more. Our Austin program has available overnight housing for those interested in extra time to explore the university and the local area. Both overnight and day campers will be able to participate in fun and engaging group activities while making new friends from all over the world.

Last year, UT Austin’s Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) independently researched Digital Media Academy’s Tech Camps and their impacts on student outcomes and attitudes towards technology education. Click the button on the right to download the complete report.

Camp Upgrades

Get the most out of your summer with DMA when you add any or all of the following:

Lunch Plan

Get lunch on campus so you don’t have to pack your own.

Overnight Housing

Stay in the dorms and eat on-campus, Sunday through Friday.

Weekend Stay

Add Weekend Stay and enjoy extra activities and day trips around the area.

Extended Day

Our flexible Extended Day option allows families to pick-up students as late as 6:00 PM from Monday to Thursday.

Why Digital Media Academy?

You can count on us to deliver on all the things that truly matter. We pinky swear.

Passionate Staff

Educators, artists, and talented industry professionals with a passion for STEAM education.

A Balanced Experience

Our students enjoy a balanced camp day with both in-class lessons and outdoor activities.

Project-Based Learning

Our curriculum sparks curiosity, builds confidence, while fostering teamwork and collaboration.

Safety Matters

Our staff is First-Aid + CPR certified and have completed national background checks.

University Catholic Center at Austin, TX Facts

Originally founded in 1835, today Austin finds itself in the midst of a tech business boom. Companies such as Dell, IBM, 3M, Apple, Bioware, Blizzard Entertainment, Dropbox, eBay, PayPal, Electronic Arts, Facebook, Google, Samsung, and Intel have all come to call Austin home. The presence of all these new tech businesses has earned Austin the name “Silicon Hills.” Austin is steeped in culture and the city is rich with activities for all ages.

The annual SXSW festival is a haven for musicians, filmmakers, innovators, and educators. Austin is the perfect city to explore your interests as you are surrounded by a culture of tech and creativity.