May 26 - August Soak up the beauty of Blacksburg in the summer at Virginia Tech, with the option of two short six-week sessions and one full twelve week session. Earn credits towards your major, catch exclusive summer class offerings — and still have time to go hiking or tubing. As Virginia Tech continues "essential operations" and campus safety measures in response to the COVID pandemic, please visit this page for continued updates. Take a journey through the Solar System, as we explore the eight planets and myriad other objects that make up our small stellar neighborhood.
Criminal trial simulation You and your team will master courtroom techniques as you try a challenging case — from preparing and examining witnesses to crafting and delivering a closing statement. Law school visit Learn what law school is like from admissions officers and current students. Guest speakers Meet with leading trial, jury, forensic and legal experts from the top law firms, the Department of Justice and the court system. You and your team will prepare and try a case in a real courtroom.
Thank you for your interest in the Zoo's teen volunteer program. We are no longer accepting applications for the Summer Safari Day Camp position. Check back at the end of the year for guidelines on how to apply to the summer program.
Discover how spending time in the world outside the classroom can help teens do better in school, during the college admissions process and in their adult lives. Our mission is to connect students, parents and educators with the best experiential learning opportunities for middle- and high-school students. Spend the summer expanding your horizons at one of thousands of summer programs for students entering 7th grade to college. Whether you're interested in rocket science, theater, or hiking up mountains, you'll find it here.