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  • iD Game Design & Development Academy Held at UNC-Chapel Hill

    Summer Courses for Teens Ages 13-18

iD Game Design & Development Academy Held at UNC-Chapel Hill

In 1999, our independent family company set out to reinvent “camp” for the 21st century. Today, we’re the number #1 tech camp on the planet, with summer technology programs for kids and teens held at over 150 prestigious campuses nationwide. At UNC-Chapel Hill, we offer three distinct co-ed programs: iD Game Design & Development Academy and iD Programming Academy for teens ages 13-18, and iD Tech Camps for ages 7-17.

At select locations, we also offer Alexa Café, and iD Tech Mini. Across all programs, you'll 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. Innovative courses. Your pace. Your internalDrive.

iD Game Design & Development Academy Program Details

Co-ed | 2 Weeks | Intensive, Pre-College | Video Game Design and Development, Level Design, 3D Modeling & Animation

Turn your love of video games into a dynamic—and lucrative—career. At this intensive game design and development program, you’ll receive elite instruction in a collegiate setting, interact with industry pros, and network with peers. Equipped with an impressive portfolio and two weeks of insider experience, you’ll graduate well-prepared to break into the gaming industry.

  • Innovate like a pro with industry-standard tools from Adobe, Autodesk, Dremel, Microsoft, Unreal Engine, and more
  • Learn from experienced faculty recruited from top universities like Stanford, MIT, and Caltech
  • Show off your skills during LAN gaming tournaments
  • Graduate with an online portfolio
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About UNC-Chapel Hill

While the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) is a public university—ranked 5th in the nation for the 14th consecutive year by the U.S. News & World Report—the school is recognized as a "Public Ivy," or an institution that is said to offer an Ivy League experience at the investment of a public university. There are nearly 30,000 students on campus, comprised mostly of 19,000 undergraduate students. Known for being the first public university in the nation, UNC-Chapel Hill has been providing high-quality education since 1795.

iD Game Design and Development Academy held at UNC-Chapel Hill is perfect for high school students ages 13-18 who want to learn game programming, development, design, and more in an engaged, immersive atmosphere. As part of the full university experience, students will eat in the campus dining halls and sleep in real dorms. All meals are included. Come explore campus and experience our Chapel Hill, NC summer camps!

Campus Info: Held at UNC-Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC 27599

Please note: Map and campus details are for general information only. Once you enroll, you will have access to our specific location on campus.