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Alfred University Summer Camps
Alfred, New York

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Alfred University
One Saxon Drive
Alfred, New York 14802

CAMPER AGES: 7-13 for day camps; 12-18 overnight

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Each summer we welcome high school and pre-high-school students from all over the country to our beautiful campus to make the most of their summer vacations by participating in exciting academic and sports camps. These programs provide opportunities to learn more about a favorite subject, enhance your skills, sample life on a college campus and meet other students with similar interests and academic ability. We invite you to make this a summer to remember at Alfred University!

Theater, Musical Theater, Fine Arts/Crafts, Basketball, Football, Soccer, Horses/Equestrian, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball, Team Sports, Computers, Science, Technology, Academics, and more. Creative Writing Academic Camp (Overnight)
Astronomy (Overnight)
Art Portfolio Preparation (Overnight)

CAMP LOCATION: We are located in a peaceful village in western New York State where summer days are warm and nights are usually cool and comfortable. Surrounded by rolling hills and beautiful meadows and valleys, Alfred University is the perfect place for students to spend an enjoyable week learning more about a favorite subject or sport. The campus is a 6-hour drive from New York City; 2 hours from Buffalo, and about an hour from Rochester. It is easily accessible by car or bus from all directions and is just 5 miles south of Interstate 86. The nearest major airport is the Rochester International Airport (65 miles north). Transportation to/from that airport can be provided at an additional charge.

CAMP FACILITIES: Campers stay in secure, clean, modern corridor-style residence halls dedicated to summer campers. Males and females are housed in separate buildings. When not in class or practice, students have lots of fun participating in a variety of recreational activities including outdoor games like "Capture the Flag" and "Ultimate Frisbee," indoor games, movies, visits to a nearby lake for picnics and campfires, hikes, relaxing and socializing at the village Coffee House and each camp closes with a farewell party the last night of their camp.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Each building is staffed by a Head Camp Counselor and 4 camp counselors who are are specially trained to serve as positive role models, mentors and friends. They provide out-of-classroom supervision throughout the week.

Our programs are staffed by distinguished members of the Alfred University faculty and advanced graduate students. Our sports camps are run by our head sports coaches who have all won distinguished awards in their sport. With Alfred University's excellence in teaching and coaching, along with their commitment to offering quality programming, these are among the most educational and fun summer programs in the country.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): At the end of our Equestrian camps there are shows put on for parents to enjoy the last day of camps. Check our website for specific information.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Cafeteria-style meals are served in the University's dining hall. Our Dining Service chefs do an excellent job in accommodating campers with food allergies and any other special requirements.

Check out our website at Our Camp Website Link: where you will find detailed information about all of our summer programs and access the online application. You can also view our Summer Camp video.

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