Packing List

KU Design Camp Packing List

  • Sketchbook
  • Pencils and erasers
  • Markers (various tips)
  • Flash drive
  • Digital camera or camera phone (for participants enrolled in photography studios)
  • Backpack
  • Sleeping bag or sheets & blanket (Twin XL)
  • Extra blanket (residence halls may be cooler than expected)
  • Pillow and pillowcase
  • Towel and washcloth
  • Toiletries (shampoo, soap, toothbrush, toothpaste, etc.)
  • Alarm clock
  • Umbrella/Raincoat
  • Hat and sunscreen
  • Water bottle
  • Comfortable, casual summer clothing
  • Light jacket or sweatshirt (studios can be cool; layering is encouraged)
  • Comfortable shoes (we will be walking quite a bit)
  • Nice outfit for Final Exhibition (dress shirt and slacks, skirt, dress)
  • Any necessary medications (allergy, etc.) – remember, these must be acknowledged in our medical forms and our staff cannot provide any medications (including over-the-counter) to campers
  • Spending money for snacks and KU gear (optional)
  • Cell phone and charger (optional)


Computers, software, and studio production materials will be provided.


Please do not bring:

  • Tobacco, matches, alcohol or other drugs, fireworks, weapons.
  • Refrigerators, televisions, video gaming consoles, exercise equipment, etc.
  • Anything you don’t want to lose. Please leave your valuables at home.

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