Summer Academic Camps

Transforming Students…In a Dynamic Learning Environment

Are you searching for a rewarding, inspiring summer experience? If you are a student, age 7 through high school, check out Black Hills State University’s summer 2014 academic camps. By attending one of our camps, you will experience a slice of college life in a safe and fun atmosphere and be able to interact with BHSU’s outstanding faculty while also gaining valuable skills and making new friends.

BHSU Summer Academic Camps:

  • Summer Exploration Institute (Creativity and Critical Thinking Education)
    The camp is designed to encourage creative and critical thinking skills in the familiar context of living in the Black Hills. The historical and contemporary links establish the importance of growth and expansion in reference to people, places and animals. Through discussions, hands on activities and field trips, participants will view the Black Hills through a new perspective.
    • June 16 - 20 (Ages 11 - 16)
    • July 7 - 11 (Ages 7 - 10)
  • Media Blitz
    BHSU Media Blitz is a one-day event geared towards junior high and high school students promoting a cause or event. Teams will have the opportunity to develop a broad spectrum of promotional material under the guidance of BHSU Mass Communication faculty.
    • May 13 or 14
  • Photography Boot Camp
    More information coming soon.
  • Art Institute
    More information coming soon.
  • Sustainability Day
    More information coming soon.

BHSU also offers athletic summer camps in seven sports. See details at