June 18-24, 2023

Experiment with new ideas and media with ST.ART’s one–week pre-college classes.

June 18-24, 2023

Registration Open!

Make new friends and learn from practicing artists and designers through hands-on classes that will expand your portfolio’s breadth. Improve traditional skills and explore nontraditional processes in a week of daily studio sessions designed to have you experimenting with new techniques and processes.

Fast Facts

  • Students attend their choice of two studio sessions (aka classes) Monday-Friday
  • Students participate in museum trips and Austin adventures outside of classes
  • Merit and need-based scholarships available!

Studio Sessions

Zip ST.ART invites students with varying experience to further develop skills in 2D and 3D processes.  All students participate in their choice of two daily studio sessions.  Studio Sessions are selected during the registration process and spaces are limited. 

Select two studio sessions and maximize your artistic exploration!

Summer 2023 Schedule

7:15-8:45am – Breakfast
9:00am-12:00pm – AM Studio Session
Noon-2:00pm – Lunch break
2:00-5:00pm – PM Studio Session
5:00pm – Daily meeting
5:30-9:00pm – Dinner and activities
10:00pm – Curfew

Housing + Student Life

All Zip ST.ART participants live on campus during the one-week program, from Sunday at 2pm to Saturday at 10am. All students are housed in a St. Edward’s University residence hall and enjoy most meals in campus dining halls.  All students will be paired with a roommate and halls will be supervised by program staff and organized by gender.  As a residential student, all activities and Austin adventures are included in the program fee.

Summer 2023 residence hall information will be announced in early 2023.

Registration Info

Zip ST.ART is a registration–based program and two classes are selected during the registration process on a space–available basis.  Registration will be available starting mid-February and ends June 1.


  • Completed registration
  • Studio session selections
  • $300 non-refundable program deposit

Tuition + Program Fees

Program Fee: $1625

Includes over 30 hours of instruction, some supplies, housing and meals (from June 18 at 2pm – June 24 at 10am), and a ST.ART t-shirt.

Scholarships Are Available!