Design Matters! Camp: Register by July 1

Jun. 26, 2016

At Design Matters! Camp, curiosity is the only prerequisite.


This camp is for Lego-lovin’, out-of-the-box thinking, process-minded, creative high school sophomores, juniors and seniors.  Campers are immersed for a week in design thinking and how it can change the world and impact the built environment.

Design Matters! Camp 2015BIG ORANGE FOR A WEEK

Design Matters! Camp is hosted by the UT College of Architecture and Design in its award-winning building in the heart of UT’s Big Orange Country.  It provides an immersive experience in both design instruction and college life for motivated students who want to learn about design in the built environment.  Register today at


Students stay in one of the well-appointed residence halls on UT’s campus, and during the week, they will be engaged in a variety of activities that challenge their thinking about design, hands-on instruction in design, field trips to area locations for design interpretation and activities on the UT campus.  Students will learn more about design thinking and the many career options open to graduates with design degrees.


Now in its eighth year, Design Matters! Camp is the only summer camp of its kind in the region.  Registration is limited.  Register today at