Teen ArchStudio Summer Institute

Thank you for visiting the Teen ArchStudio and Teen ArchStudio PLUS Summer Institute Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page! Here, you will find answers to questions that students and parents most commonly ask us specifically about this program.

Still have questions? Check out the general Summer Institutes FAQ page at https://www.summer.ucla.edu/faq/SummerInstitutes.

Do applicants need a background in architecture or design? Are beginners welcome to apply?

No background is needed – beginners are welcome to apply.

Do students need to bring any materials to class?

No. A materials packet is provided by the department.

Is a laptop required?


Important Dates

FEBRUARY 15 - APRIL 1: Summer Scholars Support for California High School Students Application Period

FEBRUARY 15: Registration Opens

MAY 1: Payment due in full

JUNE 15: Refund Deadline

JULY 6-23: Teen ArchStudio Summer Institute

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