Rider University Summer Tech Camps
Rider summer programs for kids & teens
Computer Camps Held at Rider University
Welcome to our 5th season hosting summer technology programs at Rider University (home of the Broncs)! 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 Rider camps, 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 >
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 Rider University
Rider is a private university with roots dating back to 1865. Throughout its rich history, Rider University has maintained a student-centered learning environment with a focus on providing a well-rounded college experience in and out of the classroom. Located on 280 beautiful acres on two campuses in New Jersey—one in Lawrenceville and one in Princeton, Rider is home to NCAA Division 1 men's and women's athletics and a host of other campus organizations from student government to service learning opportunities.
Please note: This program will be held at Rider University's main campus in Lawrenceville, New Jersey.
The campus is less than 10 minutes from the Hamilton station stop on the New Jersey Transit. Visit the NJ Transit website for schedules and service advisories. Come explore our Lawrenceville, New Jersey summer camps!
Please note: Map and campus details are for general information only. Once you enroll, you will have access to our specific location on campus.
Rider University Facts
Academic Programs: 65 undergraduate programs, and 26 graduate programs in business administration, education, liberal arts, sciences, fine and performing arts, counseling, and leadership
Student Body: Over 4,400 undergraduate and 1,000 graduate students
Athletics: 20 (10 men's and 10 women's) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I teams, member of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC), active club and intramural sports programs
Testimonials from Rider University
“I wasn't sure what to expect or if my son would enjoy the experience; but from the first night of his stay to the last he has been very excited and enthused. I was very impressed and would definitely consider coming back next summer.”- Uchenna A., Parent, Rider University
“I am very impressed with the program! Everyone was helpful and kind. I felt like my son was very safe and he absolutely LOVED his week at iD Tech Camps! The staff was clearly well educated; they knew the content and how to teach it in a fun and engaging way. My boys are asking their grandparents for a week of tech camp for Christmas—that is a great endorsement!”- Erin C., Parent, Rider University
“Jacob said he liked the program more than he expected. Staff and kids were nicer than at other camps he had been to. He said he learned a lot. Thank you!!”- Catherine R., Parent, Rider University
“iD Tech Camps is awesome! Snake, the Director, is funny, cool, and awesome. The other counselors—FIFA, Arctic Sphinx, Pork Roll, and Iron—can be described the same way. At the end of the week, I loved the camp so much, I didn't even want to go home! I definitely want to come back next year :)”- Shiv G., Student, Rider University
“One of the best weeks of my life! I took the Minecraft game design course. I loved everything: the teacher, the subject, the other students. If you want your child to sign up for iD Tech Camps, you’re awesome.”- Vincent M., Student, Rider University
“I was initially apprehensive about this camp, but I realized just how much fun programming can be!”- Ameya H., Student, Rider University