Hurricane Ian Update
September 28, 2022 Claflin Family: At approximately 4:10 p.m., South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster declared a state of emergency for South Carolina. As the safety of our students, faculty and staff is a major priority, Claflin University will close and classes will be canceled on Thursday, September 29, 2022, at 12 p.m. Classes for Friday, September 30, 2022, will be held virtually. Students are encouraged to check Moodle for instructions from professors. Students, faculty and staff are encouraged to seek safety away from the predicted affected (coastal) areas. Residential students who live in South Carolina or within a 4-hour radius are strongly encouraged to leave campus. However, residential students who are unable to leave campus must register with the Office of Residential Life no later than Thursday, September 29, at 10 a.m. by clicking here. The Office of Residential Life will be on-call to answer questions in case of emergencies at (803) 258-8981. The University Dining Center will operate on the following schedule: Thursday: Normal operations. No late night dining. Friday: Brunch (9 a.m. until 1 p.m.); Dinner (5 to 7 p.m.) Saturday & Sunday: Brunch (10 a.m. until 1 p.m.); Dinner (5 to 7 p.m.) * Meals will be take-out on Friday through Sunday. Pizza Hut and Starbucks will be closed. If conditions become worse (power outages, flooding, downed trees, etc.), the University will implement its emergency protocol and provide shelter and meals in the Jonas T. Kennedy Health and Wellness Complex (located on the campus of Claflin University). You are encouraged to visit the University’s website, where updates will be posted regarding University operations. Updates also will be posted through Panther Alerts (text messages), Panther X, and email. For general information and updates, please call the University’s Information Line at (803) 535-5243. In case of on-campus emergencies, please call Claflin University Public Safety at (803) 535-5444. You may also check the National Weather Service for up-to-date alerts at https://www.weather.gov/cae/

Claflin University Summer Arts Intensives

RESIDENTIAL CAMP

June 10—16, 2018 
Rising 6—10th Grades 
Ages 11—14

CUSAI Residential is a week long (Sun.-Sat.) unique summer arts intensive providing participants with high-level artistic instruction and practical hands-on training by college professors with the assistance of five college student mentors. CUSAI is designed to cultivate interest and a life long appreciation of the arts, including Acting, Art, Dancing, Music, Television and Video Production. Morning instruction will be conducted by college  professors with the assistance of students majoring in one of the specified artistic disciplines. Afternoons and evenings will be devoted to application through rehearsals and preparation for the production. Artistic and cultural exploration away from campus will be held Thursday, June 14th and a culminating performance will be held on the final day of camp, Saturday June 16th.  

FEE SCHEDULE 

Early Bird Rate (PRIOR to May 11, 2018) $300 
AFTER May 11, 2018 
$400 
*$50 - NON-REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT DUE * 
March 30, 2018 
*Deposit applied to total camp price*
Fee includes: Room, board, instructional fees, ex-cursion trip & camp t-shirt.  

KIDS’ DAY CAMP 

June 18—29, 2018 
Rising K—5th Grades 
Ages 6—10

CUSAI Day is a ten-day camp held from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, providing participants the opportunity to act, sing, dance, design and construct while preparing for their culminating performance. Morning instruction will be conducted by college professors, and the afternoons will be devoted to preparing and rehearsing for the culminating performance. Additional supervision and mentoring will be provided by upper level college students studying one of the specified disciplines. Wednesdays will be devoted to artistic and cultural exploration away from campus, and the culminating performance will be held on the final day of camp, Friday, June 29th.  

FEE SCHEDULE 

Early Bird Rate (PRIOR to May 11, 2018) 
$250 
AFTER May 11, 2018 
$350 
*$50 - NON-REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT DUE * 
March 30, 2018 
*Deposit applied to total camp price*
Fee includes: Instructional fees, lunch, excursion trip & camp t-shirt.  

Eligibility Requirements

Must Have:
-Completed parent and student application, highlight-ing primary and secondary areas of arts interests.
-An overall grade point average of a “C” or better.
-A “B” average in ALL arts-related courses.
-Two recommendation forms from school officials.
 (ONE MUST BE COMPLETED BY AN ART-RELATED TEACHER) FOR RESIDENTIAL ONLY
-200-word essay by student describing their interest in the arts and its importance. FOR RESIDENTIAL ONLY

Recommendation Form
2018 Child Enrollment Form
2018 Parent Information Form

PAYMENT INFORMATION 

Cashier’s Check, Money Order, Visa, & MasterCard | ACCEPTED 
Make cashier’s check or money order payable to: 
CLAFLIN UNIVERSITY SUMMER ARTS INTENSIVE 

 

Payment Location

Claflin University Business Office, 
Tingley Memorial Hall—2nd Floor 

Call 803-535-5432/5602 

MAIL TO: 
ATTN: ANNETTE GREVIOUS 
CLAFLIN UNIVERSITY 
400 MAGNOLIA STREET 
ORANGEBURG, SC 29115 

PAYMENT PLANS AVAILABLE 

Deposit must be received by March 30, 2018 to qualify Financial assistance
available for Residential ONLY 

For more information, contact Annette Grevious 
PHONE: 803-535-5897 
FAX: 803-535-5381 
EMAIL: AGREVIOUS@CLAFLIN.EDU 

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