Monday, December 16, 2013

The Illinois School of Architecture announces the dates for the Summer 2014 Discover Architecture Program for high school students. Two program sessions will be offered: Session I: Sunday, June 15th through Saturday, June 28th and Session II: Sunday, July 6th through Saturday, July 19th. Discover Architecture is a two-week program offered at the School of Architecture at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign that provides high school students and beginning college students the opportunity to be introduced to architectural graphics, design, and modeling. Discover Architecture exposes
students to a university atmosphere, complete with dorm living, faculty lectures, and architectural studio.

Throughout the two-week session, students engage in a series of exercises including drafting, modeling, composition, design, and presentation, which lead to a comprehensive architectural design project. For more details and access to the 2014 Discover Architecture Application, visit For news and updates about the Discover Architecture Program, like our Facebook page at

Each summer the School offers students the opportunity to enter the Architecture Drawing Competition ( and the Kenneth Jacobs Memorial Scholarship. The Architectural Drawing Competition provides a full-tuition scholarship to attend the program while the Jacobs Memorial Scholarship provides a partial tuition to attend the program.

For more information about the Discover Architecture Program contact Lee Waldrep, Administrator for Undergraduate Student Services at (217) 333-7720 or