UW-Madison Department of Art

High School Summer Program

June 26 – 30, 2017


Join us for 30 hours of 2D and 3D art exploration, walking tours of art museums, conversation with UW- Madison art faculty, and the opportunity to meet other high school artists. 2D studio focuses on woodcut relief printmaking, and in 3D studio students work in our glass lab using a specific technique called “networking” to create works of art. All participants establish a permanent UW-Madison transcript record and earn university credit for completion of the course.


Monday, June 26 through Friday, June 30, 2017, 9:00 am – 4:30 pm


Humanities Building Printmaking Lab and Art Lofts Gallery and Glass Lab

Who Can Apply:

Wisconsin students entering their Junior or Senior year of high school who have at least a 3.0 GPA and can provide their own daily transportation to and from campus, and current UW-Madison undergraduate student.


$480 (plus $65 registration/transcript fee for high school students)

$200 Scholarships for the first ten students to register!

Enrollment deadline: May 1, 2017.

Number of students admitted = 20 maximum.

Once you are officially enrolled in the course, you will receive more detailed information via email about Summer Studio (info on what to bring, project descriptions, where to meet on the first day, etc.). In the meantime, if you have any questions, please contact the Summer Studio Program Coordinator, Dr. Mary Hoefferle at

See the sample schedule of the week below (details subject to change).