2020 Camp Dates

Session 1: June 29 - July 10
Session 2: July 13 - July 24
Session 3: July 27 - Aug 7
Session 4: Aug 10 - Aug 14

Note: Camp is closed Friday, July 3rd.

Summer Camp 2020 Open House Dates
Saturday, April 4, 2020; Noon - 2pm
Location: Physical Education Building

Important Dates

Medication Drop Off Days


A Medication Request Form must be filled out by your childs physician, and must either be sent into the camp office ahead of time or accompany the medication being dropped off.

Medication must be in the original container, including the label with your campers name, doseage, and the perscribers name.

We are working very hard to provide exciting virtual summer programs - ranging from academics, arts, and engaging STEM programs - where kids can explore their passions from the comfort and safety of home. We will update our site periodically to reflect up-to-date program details and registration information.
Hofstra Summer Camps - learn, play, grow - A choice that can change your child's life

Counselor Apprentice Program 2020

For Girls and Boys Entering 10th or 11th Grade

Session 1: June 29 - July 10
Session 2: July 13 - July 24
Session 3: July 27 - Aug 7
Session 4: Aug 10 - Aug 14


It’s great fun being a camper, but it’s even more fun being a camp counselor! After all, as a camp counselor, you can help others grow and learn while having a lot of fun.

The CAP will prepare you for all of the aspects involved in being a counselor and give you the chance to become a junior staff member for the following year. This comprehensive camp will teach you about building relationships, understanding and implementing policies and procedures, working with medical and special needs, and giving CPR. Additional topical workshops and seminars, such as preventing bullying, round out a potential counselor’s understanding of the needs of campers. CAP participants will divide their time between classes, physical conditioning, and assisting in the camps.

We know that excellent camp counselors are what make our camps so special, and it all comes full circle with the CAP, a special program to teach exceptional people how to make these camps so special!

Note: On the first day of camp, the counselor apprentice is given a choice of three specialties; no guarantees can be made regarding placement.

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Eligibility Requirements
  • Boys and girls entering 10th or 11th grade (sophomores and juniors) by September.
  • Must enroll in at least sessions 1, 2, & 3 for a total of 6 weeks. Session 4 is an optional & additional one week session.

Note: Fifteen-year-old (10th grade) and 16-year-old (11th grade) campers who are in the Counselor Apprentice Program may apply for a position at Hofstra Summer Camps the following summer, depending on availability and their evaluation.

For More Information
: (516) 463-CAMP (2267)
Email: ce-camps@hofstra.edu