UNC Asheville Summer Camps 2019

March 20, 2019

Here are youth camps at UNC Asheville led by the university’s faculty and staff during the summer of 2019. And please scroll to the bottom for adult non-credited summer programs.


Jazz and Contemporary Music Intensive

Piano Camp

Scroll down for info on the Chamber Music Camp for ages high school junior through adult


Great Smokies Young Writers Workshop

  • July 15-19, 2019
  • Poetry and Fiction
  • Faculty includes: Jamieson Ridenhour, Eric Steineger
  • $300 includes lunch and snacks
  • Email Lillian Augspurger: laugspur@unca.edu
  • (June session listed earlier has been cancelled)


Woodworking Camp for Girls

  • Monday, July 15 – Friday, July 19, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • Rising 6th & 7th graders
  • $375; scholarships available
  • Bang! Zap! Buzz! Pow!
  • Email: steamstudio@unca.edu

Teen Girls Guitar-Making Camp

  • Monday, July 22 – Friday, July 26, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • $475; scholarships available
  • Design and build an electric guitar
  • Email: steamstudio@unca.edu

Teen Girls Build a Bench Camp

  • Monday, July 29 – Friday, Aug. 2, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • $475; scholarships available
  • Building with metal & wood
  • Email: steamstudio@unca.edu

Scroll down for info on woodworking classes for adults.


Baseball Youth Camp

Women’s Basketball High Intensity Camp

Women’s Basketball Individual Day Camp

Men’s Basketball

Men’s Soccer Speed Camps

Volleyball All Skills Camp

  • Monday, July 22 – Thursday, July 25, 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
  • Beginners to advanced players
  • Led by UNC Asheville coaching staff, current and former players
  • $400 includes lunch
  • Email: Jen Peterson, jpeters4@unca.edu, or Frederico Santos, fsantos@unca.edu

Volleyball Positional Camps

  • Friday, July 26, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
  • Players select their focus: hitting, setting, or defense and libero
  • $100 includes lunch
  • Email: Jen Peterson, jpeters4@unca.edu, or Frederico Santos, fsantos@unca.edu


Chamber Music Camp

  • Sunday, June 9 – Friday, June 14
  • For adults, college students, and open to high school rising juniors and seniors
  • Week-long intensive for viola, violin, cello and piano players
  • $495 non-resident option; $795 double-occupancy; $895 single-occupancy
  • Faculty: Benjamin Smith, director; Scott Cook, cello and artistic director; Hwa-Jin Kim, piano; Katie Dey, viola; Karl Orvik, violin
  • Complete info: https://music.unca.edu/unc-asheville-chamber-music-camp

STEAM Studio Bowl Turning Class

  • Saturday and Sunday, June 22-23
  • $300 includes materials
  • Instructor: Graeme Priddle
  • Apply by email: steamstudio@unca.edu

STEAM Studio Wood Sculpture & Surface Treatment Class

STEAM Studio Steam Bending Class

  • Monday-Saturday, July 8-13
  • $550 includes materials
  • Instructor: Jackson Martin
  • Apply by email: steamstudio@unca.edu