Discover summer camps at Springfield College.
The programs offer expert instruction at an institution with a strong athletics tradition and history of education, surrounded by teachers, mentors, coaches, and friends. At Springfield College, the philosophy of educating the whole person in spirit, mind, and body for leadership in service to others isn't just a catchphrase. Our programs provide campers an opportunity to have fun, while also learning valuable skills.
Save the Date: Session 1: June 27-28, 2019: Session 2: June 29-30, 2019.
The Springfield College Athletic Career Discovery Workshop is a residential program intended for high school students interested in careers in athletic training and sports medicine.
Save the Date: Monday, July 8, 2019 through Friday, July 12, 2019
The highly successful Springfield College Basketball Camp is designed to foster individual improvement in a climate of competitive fun. Our staff will help create an enjoyable learning experience for each camper.
Save the Date: Registration Coming Soon! Save the Date: July 12-14, 2019.
Our specialty format allows players to train in their specialized court positions: Setter, Middle Blocker, Libero/Defensive Specialist, Outside Hitter, Opposite. During the first half of camp we focus on technical training needed for each specialized position.This approach is similar to trainings that occur at the college/university level. The second half of camp focuses on tactical training: 6 v 6 competition with coaching specialized for a wide variety of competitive experiences.
Save the Date: Friday August 9 – Sunday August 11, 2019 - Registration Coming Soon!
This camp is designed to provide the college-bound soccer player with the knowledge and understanding of what it takes to succeed on and off the field at the collegiate level. Players will be exposed to the four corners of performance development through physical, technical/tactical, psychological and social education. We will utilize on-field as well as interactive classroom-based seminars to create a positive learning environment that is both enjoyable and challenging.
Save the Date: Camp sessions run from Mon., July 8, 2019 through Fri., August 9, 2019.
Springfield College is partnering with Mystic Aquarium for multiple camps offered this summer here on campus. Roll up your sleeves and get ready for hands-on discovery, up-close animal encounters, and brainy aquatic adventures! The camps are open to children grades 2-12. Many feature an overnight field expedition to Mystic Aquarium and the Connecticut seashore!
Water is Life: Think BlueEntering grades 2-5
July 29-August 2
Explore unique watery worlds and the animals that thrive in our wondrous ocean! Engage in exciting activities and enjoy playing creative games while learning about many different animals and their special adaptations and how they survive in the ocean realm. We’ll meet for close-up sessions with animals from Mystic Aquarium and we’ll venture out in nature on field trips to fabulous local attractions.
Mystic Aquarium’s Spectacular Species
Entering grades 6-8
Marine Conservation in Action!Entering grades 9-12
Participate in the progress of marine-conservation experts in this action-packed camp, split between interesting sites around Springfield and along the Connecticut coast. This immersive program features up-close animal encounters and rare opportunities to meet with exotic animal caregivers and rescue staff. In our overnight expedition to Long Island Sound and Mystic Aquarium, we’ll examine case studies of unique ecosystems and animals including belugas, seals and penguins. Sleep among the indoor habitats with unique species and enjoy a special behind the scenes tour.
Save the Date: July 8-11
Coaches of the athletes are encouraged to attend a free coach’s clinic on July 12 at which you can ask questions, learn mechanics, and develop knowledge of your specific events. Registration is required (coffee and lunch will be provided).