Summer Music Camp FAQ

How old are the students participating in this camp?

Beginning musicians ages 7 -12 may join this summer camp session. Older students may join our Summer Jazz Intensive (more info to come). 

What does my student need to participate in camp?

Internet connection, computer or mobile device with a mic and camera, free Zoom application.

How much does camp cost?

This camp session is $160.00 per student. Tuition assistance is available, please contact Student Services for more details at

How do I pay fees for camp?

Use the button to pay tuition online.

What is Fund-A-Friend?

For families who can afford to pay full tuition for camp, are also welcome to help another family attend camp by making a gift of any size to Walker|West.

Do I need to purchase an instrument for my student to participate?

Students can use their own instruments or Walker West staff can deliver an instrument to your home before camp begins.

Will the instruments be cleaned before camp participants receive them?

Yes, the instruments will be cleaned according to cleaning and disinfecting guidance for schools and childcare programs issued by the Minnesota Department of Health.

Can my student change electives during the session?

Given the duration of the camp, students will not be able to change electives during the session.

What is your refund/cancellation policy?

A student may decide to withdraw from the camp at any time, but no refunds will be given after the program start date.

Can my student attend if we don’t live in Saint Paul?

Yes, students from all over are welcome to join our camps each summer. Because this camp will be held online that gives even more options for families to join us this year. Please feel free to join this camp, or our upcoming summer jazz intensive –and do tell a friend!

(*Instruments will not be available to students outside of the metro).