Disney Imagination Campus is a reimagined line of educational experiences for student groups of all ages. It harnesses beloved Disney franchises like Star Wars, Pixar, Frozen, Walt Disney Imagineering, and Disney Live Entertainment to inspire students’ creativity and career ambitions.
The program launched in January 2022 with a diverse collection of interactive workshops, performances, and special events touching on subjects including:
The curriculum is based on stimulating imagination and creativity to unlock endless possibilities. Disney utilizes its iconic storytelling and innovation to challenge students to apply their imagination to solve real-world problems. Workshops and activities take place inside the ultimate “living laboratories” – the Disney Parks themselves – with access to cutting-edge facilities and mentoring from world-class Disney professionals.
How to Get Into Disney Imagination Campus
Disney Imagination Campus is open to organized student groups of at least 10 students meeting age and grade requirements. This includes schools, community groups, sports teams, bands, orchestras, choirs, dance teams, and more. Here is the step-by-step process to register:
Choose an experience – Browse the available workshops, performances, and events on the Disney Imagination Campus website and select one matching your group’s interests
Get confirmed – If accepted, you’ll receive a confirmation from a Disney representative
Purchase tickets – Use the registration code to buy discounted group tickets through the ticket portal
Some performances and competitive events require an audition video submission. Disney entertainment professionals evaluate submissions based on talent, preparation, and other criteria.
What You Do at Disney Imagination Campus
Disney Imagination Campus offers enriching educational workshops, engaging performances, and immersive behind-the-scenes experiences. Participants will:
Learn from world-class Disney professionals in a variety of fields
Gain first-hand experience applying classroom knowledge to real-world examples
Solve interactive challenges and experiments
Discover the science, technology, artistry behind Disney magic
Receive coaching from Disney entertainment experts
Rehearse and perform shows on iconic Disney stages
Compete in Disney productions against student groups from across the country
Go backstage at attractions like Haunted Mansion and Pirates of the Caribbean
See top-secret development facilities where Disney magic is created
Meet the Imagineers who design rides, shows, lands, fireworks and more
Network with Disney professionals about their education and career paths
With Disney magic enhancing every moment, students come away with elevated academic knowledge, improved talent, and empowering life lessons. Many describe their Disney Imagination Campus visit as a defining, one-of-a-kind educational experience.
Facilities and Locations
Disney Imagination Campus programs take place across both U.S. resort locations:
Stages for shows and workshops
Unique behind-the-scenes tours
Disney California Adventure
Walt Disney World Resort
Innoventions and festival buildings for exhibits & events
World-class venues like House of Blues for performances
ESPN Wide World of Sports
The Arena, HP Field House, Visa Center for workshops & competitions
Disney Resort Hotels
Grand Floridian Resort orchestra performance stage
Conference centers for seminars and exhibits
With two fantastic resorts full of state-of-the-art facilities, there are venues and spaces tailored for every Disney Imagination Campus program.
Disney Imagination Campus unleashes the magic of Disney storytelling, innovation, and expertise to educate and inspire young minds. Through immersive workshops, empowering performances, and eye-opening behind-the-scenes access, students of all ages can unlock their creativity to solve problems and pursue their ambitions. With flexible dates and locations, any student group can experience Disney magic enhancing their education. Unforgettable Disney moments and lifelong lessons await at Disney Imagination Campus!