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Saint Rose Summer Academy Logo Created for students entering grades 6 – 10, The College of Saint Rose Summer Academy provides unique and fun learning experiences that are flexible and convenient.

Academic Enrichment Summer Camp in Albany, NY

The Summer Academy for Youth is a summer camp and enrichment program for youth in grades six through ten, and the focus of this program is to provide fun and educational summer experiences in an effort to increase understanding in a given subject matter and to foster summer learning on a College campus.

2019 Program Overview & Register Now

Check out our program overview for a quick guide to our 2019 schedule and pricing. Ready to sign up? Follow the Registration link below to fill out your application online, by mail, or in person.

2019 Program Schedule

  • Athletics: Personal Training
  • Sports Team Management
  • Military Strategy
  • Fan-Fiction Writing – NEW!
  • Studio Art: Drawing NEW!
  • App Creator
  • Nursing

Week 1 Program DetailsRegister Today

Morning Programs

  • American Sign Language
  • Small Business Management
  • Mindfulness & Yoga – NEW!
  • Civics & Democracy
  • Fashion Illustration
  • Digital Photography
  • Astronomy

Afternoon Programs

  • Social Media Marketing NEW!
  • Hotel & Restaurant Management
  • Digital Photography
  • Drawn & Quartered: Math and Art
  • Game Theory, Logic, & Probability
  • Epidemiology – NEW!

Full-Day Programs

  • Python Coding – NEW!

Week 2 Program DetailsRegister Today

Morning Programs

  • Alexander Hamilton History
  • Theater Technology
  • Theater Make-up
  • Song Writing
  • Graphic Novel Creation
  • Aquatic Ecology

Afternoon Programs

  • A Capella Singing
  • Effects Make-up
  • Poetry Writing
  • Manga Drawing
  • Environmental Technology

Full-Day Programs

  • Music Recording & Engineering
  • Digital Video Production A

Week 3 Program DetailsRegister Today

Morning Programs

  • Archaeology – NEW!
  • Albany Murder & Mystery
  • Forensics
  • Mystery & Crime Writing
  • Character Creation
  • Mixed Media Art

Afternoon Programs

  • Espionage History
  • Sports Broadcasting
  • Monsters of NY – NEW!
  • Play Writing
  • Interior Design
  • Computer Forensics – NEW!
  • Video Game Design

Full-Day Programs

  • Video Game Design
  • Digital Video Production B

Week 4 Program DetailsRegister Today

Morning Programs

  • Voice-Over Acting – NEW!
  • Adventure Writing
  • Sculpture
  • Graphic Design
  • Naval Engineering
  • Zoology – NEW!
  • Digital Narratives

Afternoon Programs

  • Trial & Law
  • Acting Techniques
  • Science Fiction Writing
  • Screen Printing
  • Studio Art: Painting
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Veterinary Science

Full-Day Programs

  • Roller Coaster Engineering

Week 5 Program DetailsRegister Today

The Summer Academy for Youth Presents: Legally Blonde, scenes and songs from Legally Blonde, Music and Lyrics by Laurence O'Keefe and Nell Benjamin Thursday, July 25 at 7:00 PM Swyer Theater At the Egg in Albany, NY

The Broadway Bootcamp will culminate in fully staged scenes and songs from the hit musical Legally Blonde, performed at the Swyer Theater at The Egg in Downtown Albany, on Thursday, July 25 at 7pm.


The Musical Theater Workshop is open to students entering 6th to 12th grade. Please note that this is the only Summer Academy class with an increased age range.

This program does not require an audition. All are welcome!”

Broadway Bootcamp DetailsRegister Today

Lunch is included with the cost of all full-day Summer Academy programs. Students will come together for lunch in the College’s Dining Hall enabling them to socialize with their peers and meet other students.

Students will enjoy an unlimited lunch buffet that includes hot and cold entrees, deli bar, salad bar, fresh fruit, dessert and drinks.

Students enrolled in any of the summer programs may also bring water or a snack to enjoy during breaks in the program. The College will not provide snacks or beverages. There are no refrigeration facilities for student use in any of the programs. Students will not be permitted to leave the campus during their supervised lunch hour or at any time unless accompanied by a parent or guardian.