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Black Rocket summer camps at TCC now virtual

Due to COVID019, all Tidewater Community College summer camps for the week of June 22 will be canceled. Refunds will be issued via credit card.

All Black Rocket camps will be virtual for the weeks from June 8 to Aug. 24. The online cost per camp will be $129 for most Black Rocket camps; a few will be either $139 or $148.

TCC’s additional camps scheduled for July and August are not canceled at this time. However, if you want a refund, call 757-822-1234.

All updates to the summer camp schedule and registration information can be found here.

Email questions to Emily Richardson at or leave a message at 757-822-1505.

TCC offering more than 100 summer camps for youth of all ages

Are you looking for summer fun with a purpose for your children? Check out Tidewater Community College’s summer camps with offerings for budding scientists, engineers, artists, doctors, interior designers, computer wizards and more.

Spark your child’s imagination with interactive and educational programs tailored to their interests and grade levels. This summer, TCC offers more than 100 camps suitable for elementary, middle school and high school aged-youth.

Among them:

  • Junior Veterinarian School, which encourages campers to explore turning their love for animals into a career with interactive demonstrations, crafts and games.
  • Sports medicine and medical camps, including Med School 4 Teens.
  • Star Wars® Stop Animation camp, where Star Wars adventure comes to life.
  • Black Rocket Camps, which explore simulated environments and crafting memorable 3D experiences with handmade Virtual Reality headsets.

TCC’s week-long programs are affordable and conveniently located on the Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth and Virginia Beach campuses, and at the Center for Workforce Solutions in Suffolk. Camps are offered from June through August.

Limited enrollment size ensures all campers receive personalized attention.

There is an Early Bird pre-registration discount of $5 per camp through May 31. Scholarships are available for some camps, including the SMART Maritime Camp and Robotics 101 for Girls.

For a complete listing of camps, visit Registration is now open.

For information, contact us at 747-822-1234 or email