VCU – rated #1 public university arts & design in the country. here
Virginia Tech – Studio art and visual communication design programs. here
Interested in game design as a career? George Mason University requests the following when you apply.
The portfolio should include 10-15 examples of your work, at least half of which must be from studio art courses. Examples may include drawing, painting, sculpture, 2 or 3D digital art, prints, animation, models, characters, music, websites (URLs), or game levels. Applicants may include game design documents, scripts and stories, or game code (Script, C++, JAVA). The portfolio must be neatly organized and clearly labeled with name and desired major on the outside.
Game Class for One Week here
Explore, discover, and create during the 44th year of Summer Camp at the Smithsonian. With a wide variety of camps for all ages and interests including traditional arts and crafts, science, dioramas, and video games (and plenty more), you’re sure to find something to boost your child’s summer fun.
Are you 16+
The VMFA Studio School offers adults (16+) year-round courses and workshops in drawing, painting, photography, pottery, printmaking, mixed media, creative writing, and design. here