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UPDATE: May 12, 2020

We've been hoping and hoping to #savethesummer . . .

Now, after much discussion, planning, and re-planning, we have decided that we just can't safely run Snow Farm Summer this year. Unfortunately, there is still too much uncertainty about the management of the COVID-19 pandemic to feel confident that we could offer a safe environment for students coming from all over the country to a residential campus.

We know that Snow Farm Summer means so much to those of you who are returning, and others of you have been anticipating a new and exciting creative learning experience. For all of you, and for us, we've been looking forward to July for many months. We know that people are making a lot of sacrifices right now; we're sad and sorry that losing a summer at Snow Farm has to be one of them.

Check back in 2021!


Snow Farm is a nonprofit organization and provides tremendous value for students and families.

  • Tuition, Room, Meals:  $3175 per session or $5875 for both sessions (a $500 savings)!
  • Materials Fee: $260 per session or $520 or for both sessions.
  • Glassblowing and Flameworking have an additional materials fee of $100 each.
  • At the time of application, a $500 deposit and a $60 nonrefundable application is fee is required.

Optional Fees

  • Shuttle Service (Bradley Airport, Springfield Amtrak, Northampton Bus): $50 one way
  • Inter-session (staying at Snow Farm between sessions): $120


Snow Farm Summer has a limited number of scholarships available for students who meet the admission requirements and whose family demonstrates financial need. Our maximum financial assistance for one session, in most cases, is $2000.  To apply for a scholarship, submit your application no later than March 15, 2020.   You will NOT be asked to pay a deposit until your scholarship is confirmed.   

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Refund Policy

Students who need to cancel can be fully refunded (less the $60 registration fee) until May 15, 2020.  After May 15, 2020, there are no refunds for cancellation, late arrival, or early departure for any reason.  In addition, if a student is required to leave the program due to alcohol or drug use or other disruptive behavior, no refunds will be given.