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Camper Packets and Camp Schedules

Campers receive a packet with camp information, forms, and payment information by mail in early June. This includes information about what to bring to camp, a final bill for the balance of payment, a health/permission form, camper rules, an information sheet about housing and meals, and a jazz theory test (Jazz Camp only) and workshop form (Theatre Camps only). All this information (minus billing information) will be online by June 5. 

Camper Packets

All campers receive a packet by mail in early June with:

  • General information sheet about meals and housing
  • Health/permission form
  • Camper rules
  • Your final bill (Billing information is not available online; call (815) 753-1450 if you have questions about your bill.)
  • A letter with details about what to bring to camp:
    • Visual Arts Camp letter
    • NIU Jazz Camp letter
    • Theatre Arts Camp Junior letter
    • Theatre Arts Camp Senior letter
  • Theatre Arts Camps ONLY - Workshop choice forms
    • Theatre Junior Workshop form
    • Theatre Senior Workshop form
  • NIU Jazz Camp ONLY
    • Placement Theory Test

Note: Both the balance of payment and the health/permission form are due by June 16, 2017. 

Mail to: 
Summer in the Arts at Northern
College of Visual and Performing Arts
Northern Illinois University
1425 W. Lincoln Hwy
DeKalb, IL 60115

Or, you can fax to (815) 753-8372.

Theatre campers' workshop choice forms and jazz campers' placement theory tests should be included with the payment and health/permission form.

2016 Schedules 

Camp schedules are handed out at registration, and are posted online late June/early July.

Visual Arts Camp schedule 
NIU Jazz Camp schedule
Theatre Arts Camp Junior schedule
Theatre Arts Camp Senior schedule

Campers receive workshop assignments (Theatre Camps) and studio class assignments (Visual Arts Camp) at camp registration. Class assignments based on the theory test results will be posted in the Music Building. The jazz band/combo rosters (NIU Jazz Camp) are posted soon after the start of camp.