Holberton Summer Coding Camp

Summer coding camp

Over the course of 2 weeks students will learn the basics of programming.

Visits to the hottest tech companies (think: Google, LinkedIn, Airbnb) as well as some of the most exciting startups in San Francisco. They will discover what working in a tech company looks like in addition to meeting professionals to gain invaluable insights.

Students will have the opportunity to interact with current Holberton students and mentors who are professionals working in the tech industry.


July 9th - July 20th


HTML: Students will learn the fundamentals of web development. Using HTML, CSS and Javascript, they will create their own website, from A to Z.

All campers will work on a final project that they’ll be able to present at the end of the three week camp. Additionally, each camper will have the opportunity to attend a tech company site visit.


972 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA
(between 5th & 6th Street)

The cost

As part of our goal to eliminate barriers to quality education, we are proud to offer this camp FREE OF CHARGE.

No computer needed! Students will work on brand new Apple iMacs!

Holberton school office


We recommend students pack a lunch that can be stored in our kitchen/refrigerators.

Below are a few inexpensive lunch recommendations in our neighborhood if you choose to purchase your meals: Meal Options Close to School

Open to anyone

Holberton School Summer Coding Camp is open to anyone aged 15-18.

HTML Curriculum: No programming experience is required, but proficiency in basic addition and subtraction, orders ('greater than', 'less than') as well as proficiency in English are required.

Application Process

Click here to apply!

If you have any questions prior to applying do not hesitate to reach out to us via email at summercodingcamp@holbertonschool.com.


I am younger than 15 or older than 18, can I attend?

At this time we are only accepting campers within that 15-18 range. If you are over the age of 18, check out our 2-year college alternative program to become a Full Stack Engineer!

I will be out of town for a few days during the camp, can I still apply?

We will only accept candidates who can make the commitment to attend the full duration of the camp.

How much does it cost?

The summer camp is free of charge.

Should I bring my laptop?

You do not need to bring anything! If you would prefer to work on your own machine, you are welcome to bring your own laptop to camp. Holberton School is equipped with brand new iMacs. You will still be able to access your end result website from your personal machine/smartphone once the camp has finished.

What are the dates of the summer camp?

Camp will take place from July 9th - July 20th, head over here and RSVP to be notified when the application is available.