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New York State Summer School of the Arts


Our Schools

June 28, 2021 to July 24, 2021
July 19, 2021 to July 30, 2021
July 17, 2021 to August 14, 2021
Media Arts
June 28, 2021 to July 30, 2021
August 2, 2021 to August 13, 2021
July 5, 2021 to July 23, 2021
Visual Arts
July 5, 2021 to July 30, 2021


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Latest News

December 3, 2020

Due to uncertainity surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, NYSSSA programming will be entirely virtual for the 2021. Because of this, there will be no tuition charged for any of our seven schools. 

April 8, 2020

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and the uncertainty when public and social gatherings will be safe to resume, the New York State Education Department has decided that the New York State Summer School of the Arts will suspend programming for the 2020 summer season.

January 10, 2018

January 10, 2018

School of Theater Recognized by New York State Theatre Education Association for its Commitment to Furthering Educational Theater

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NYSSSA is a summer arts residential intensive program that includes individual and group instruction in seven schools: ballet, choral studies, modern dance, visual arts, media arts, orchestral studies, and theatre.