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About CAMP



CAMP offers high school students the opportunity to interact with UA faculty, staff, alumni and current students while learning about communication and media industries.

CAMP will:

  • Promote innovation and creativity
  • Expose participants to the world of communication and media in areas such as broadcast, media production, promotion, social media, writing and public speaking
  • Provide a hands-on learning environment that includes interactive guest speakers, collaborative workshops, a culminating project and off-site trips
  • Serve as a laboratory for participants to create original work alongside UA C&IS faculty
  • Introduce participants to the C&IS college experience

Cost: C&IS CAMP has a cost of $600. This includes lodging, meals and your CAMP gear.

Who: CAMP is designed for rising high school sophomores through rising high school seniors.

When: July 2020

Where: The University of Alabama campus—many sessions will take place in Reese Phifer Hall and UA Athletic Facilities. Participants will stay on campus in a University of Alabama, suite-style residence hall.

Schedule: For a look at the 2019 CAMP schedule, click here.


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