Loyola University Chicago Summer Tech Camps
Loyola summer programs for kids & teens
Computer Camps Held at Loyola University Chicago
Welcome to our 2nd season hosting summer technology programs at Loyola University (home of the LU Wolf)! In 1999, our family company set out to reinvent "camp" for the 21st century. Today, we’re #1 in summer tech education, with 150+ locations nationwide and an expansive lineup of courses in coding, game design, app development, web design, film, photography, and more.
At our LU camps, minutes from world-famous downtown Chicago, kids and teens build valuable STEM skills in an inspiring, collegiate setting. Students experience personalized learning with a maximum of 8 students per instructor and use the best brand name products from industry leaders like Adobe, Apple, Autodesk, Google, and Microsoft. Kick-start your dream job and gain a competitive edge for college!
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Registration for our Summer 2017 season opens November 1. Add to Calendar >
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Groups must include eight or more students. For smaller groups, please register above.
iD Tech Camps Program Details
Co-Ed | Weeklong | Programming, Game Design, Apps, Robotics, Web Design, Film, Photography, and More
At iD Tech Camps, you can code an iPhone or Android app from scratch, design your own video game with Unity, mod with Minecraft, engineer a robot with VEX, produce a viral video for YouTube, and so much more. Whatever your passion, kick-start your future in STEM with over 30 of the latest and greatest summer technology courses.
Our flagship program blends world-class instruction with fun camp activities for a well-balanced experience. In each weeklong session, you’ll explore a top campus, create an impressive project, and build skills that last long after summer. iD Tech Camps courses are segmented by age, providing an optimal camp experience for kids, pre-teens, and teens of all skill levels.
About Loyola University Chicago
Our Chicago summer camps at Loyola University provide the ideal balance of STEM learning and summer fun! This "Windy City" campus is one of six Loyola University campuses throughout the metro area, and offers 71 undergraduate degrees, 85 master's degrees, 31 doctoral degrees, and 26 graduate-level certificate programs. Loyola University has been continuously striving to implement "green" initiatives on campus to improve sustainability. In 2012, the university became the first in the state of Illinois to completely ban bottled water on its campuses. The goal was to raise awareness of the environmental dangers of plastic bottles, and to bring attention to global drinking water shortages. With its high standard of academic excellence, Loyola University is an ideal addition to the iD Tech Camps location lineup. Come explore campus with us!
Please note: Map and campus details are for general information only. Once you enroll, you will have access to our specific location on campus.
Loyola University Facts
Mascot: LU Wolf
Colors: Maroon and gold
Student Population: Over 15,700 students are enrolled at Loyola University.
Schools & Colleges: Loyola University is comprised of the following: College of Arts & Sciences, Quinlan School of Business, School of Communication, School of Continuing and Professional Studies, School of Education, the Graduate School, School of Law, Stritch School of Medicine, Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, and School of Social Work.
Rankings: U.S. News & World Report has consistently named Loyola University a "best value" school.
Notable Alumni: James Iha (guitarist for The Smashing Pumpkins and A Perfect Circle), Ian Brennan (creator of Glee), Susan Ralston (Former White House Deputy Chief of Staff and Senior Advisor), and many more.
Testimonials from Loyola University
“The instructors brought out my son’s passion for game development. His experience this summer marks the beginning of the path to following his dreams.”- Melissa S., Parent, Loyola University
“Great camp, great organization. An overall amazing experience for my son!”- Sebastien M., Parent, Loyola University
“What an amazing experience for our kids. They were fired up to get to camp every morning!”- Tally M., Parent, Loyola University
“Thank you for a fabulous week! My son loved camp, and that is a hard thing to accomplish! He learned a lot and his instructor was excellent.”- Ellen Z., Parent, Loyola University
“Great counselors. Lots of individual attention. Mature and enthusiastic—great combination.”- Trasha E., Parent, Loyola University
“I was very nervous to come because I don't know a lot about computers, but the counselors were very caring and helpful. The kids were also very supportive and were always ready to help.”- Sara G., Student, Loyola University
“This camp is the best!”- Colin S., Student, Loyola University
“The iD Tech program is very organized and fun; each counselor handles their classes with care and enthusiasm and camp activities are enjoyable and fulfilling.”- Joaquin B., Student, Loyola University
“Camp was tons of fun! I'm amazed that the material could be so interesting. The instructors and environment of this program really made my experience the best it could be, and I came away from this camp knowing so much more than I started with, as well as with a developed interest in coding!”- Olivia I., Student, Loyola University
“The camp was very fun! The staff were friendly and helpful and I made a lot of good memories. I would suggest this camp to anyone that likes video games and wants to have a good time during the summer."- Nathan S., Student, Loyola University