Admitted Students

In 2017, more than 80 campers from across the country explored media careers.

Get ready: July 8-13, 2018

We hope you’ll join us at the College of Media summer camp at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign!

We are excited to spend a week with you having fun and learning about how media plays crucial roles in the sports and entertainment industries.

Camp Tuition

Your tuition covers:

  • Faculty led/professional instruction
  • Session materials and equipment
  • Transportation to sessions
  • Housing & Meals (plus snacks)
  • Evening activities


Wassaja, 1202 S. First Street, Champaign, IL 61820
Sunday, July 8, 2018 between 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Housing & Meals

Campers will stay at the newest undergraduate residences on campus – Wassaja. Run by staff who are trained to work with high school age students, this LEED Gold certified hall is supervised 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

The air-conditioned rooms include linens (pillow, pillowcase, sheets, blanket & towels). Students will have access to high-speed wireless internet, common areas, and coin-operated laundry rooms.

The temperature in July can be incredibly hot and humid. Please consider bringing shorts, t-shirts, comfortable shoes, hat, sunglasses, umbrella, sunscreen, swimsuit, beach towel, all toiletries and changes of clothes, as well as evening snacks if desired.

Wassaja, is part of Ikenberry Commons, which provides 3 meals per day. Learn more:

Check Out
Check out will be at 12:30 pm on Friday, July 13, 2018.