WT Camps and Youth Programs

WT Dance Academy

The West Texas A&M University Dance Academy is committed to dance development through a creative, imaginative and artistic experience while in a safe learning environment. The program prepares students for the professional and academic worlds of dance in addition to community enrichment of the performing arts. The Dance Academy promotes artistic freedom that strengthens the university and the community we serve.
L’oreal Sylvester, Academy Director
Office: 806.651.2820

Online Camp
Virtual Reality

January 23 - February 27, 2021 (Saturdays)

7:30 a.m. - 9:30 am or 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Embark on an EPIC adventure in virtual reality! In this cutting-edge class, kids will learn the foundations of VR design by creating their own virtual worlds, exploring simulated environments, and crafting memorable 3D experiences. Kids do not need a mobile device to take the class, but they will need access to a mobile device to use the VR headset. A cardboard VR headset is optional for this course. Students may order one from, take the class without a headset, or use any headset that works with a mobile
phone. VR projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family.

Ages 8 - 10 and 11 - 14

Online Camp
Young Authors

January 9 - February 13 (Saturdays)

8 - 10 a.m. or 11 a.m - 1 p.m.

Kids will develop their own story from start to finish, ending with their own published soft cover book. Your child will see just how much fun creative thinking can be if they let their imagination soar. Authors will plunge into plot and character development, self-expression activities, illustration, dialogue and more. Typing support provided. 



Learn how to build 3D models and create an adventure in your own ROBLOX world!


Minecraft Modders

Use your favorite game to learn the basics of modding and foundations of programming. Learn scripting and logic statements as you create your first mods! 


Code Your Own Adventure! 

Start with a concept, design the characters, and choose not just one ending, but many! Learn how to create your own text-based adventure games with variables, conditional logic, images, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. 

Youth programs are not eligible for academic credit at WTAMU.  Camp registration fees are subject to change.