Summer Strings camp participants entering the 7th grade or above in Fall 2022 may choose either to commute or stay in dormitories on the UTA campus. Students staying in dorms will be supervised by certified music educators and college music major students.


A $50 non-refundable deposit is required to reserve a dorm room.  (This deposit is applied to the $285 dorm fee.)


Dorm check-in will begin after the Camp Meeting on registration day.


To confirm roommate selection, each student must place a roommate request during the online registration process.

What to Bring

Students must furnish their own towels, linens, blankets, pillows and personal care products.



Each dorm student will be issued an access card that will provide them access to the dorm and their room. All meals from Sunday dinner through Friday lunch are included.

Evening Activities

There will be supervised activities every night which may include a movie night, pizza party, ice cream social, and a camp dance.


On the last day of Camp, students will check-out of the dorm beginning at approximately 3:30 p.m. and must be checked-out by 4:30 p.m.  For students from out-of-town, arrangements can be made for storage of luggage until the conclusion the concert.

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Students will receive more information and complete details about schedules, rules and responsibilities in the Camp Packet that will be emailed before camp begins.