2024 Camp Dates

Session 1: July 1 - July 12
Session 2: July 15 - July 26
Session 3: July 29 - August 9
Session 4: August 12 - August 16

Note: Camp runs from 9am to 4pm.

Note: Camp is closed Thursday, July 4th.

Summer Camp 2024 Open House Dates
Sunday, February 11 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Important Dates

Medication Drop Off Days


A Medication Request Form must be filled out by your child's 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, dosage, and the prescriber's name.

Hofstra Summer Camp Employment


Christine Farina Cheer Camp 2024
Regular Tuition: $730

Christine Farina For Campers Entering Grades 2 - 12

Week 3: July 15 - July 19
Week 4: July 22 - July 26

Christine Farina Cheer Camp is designed for cheerleaders who desire a full day of expert training in all facets of cheerleading. Hofstra University Cheer Camp offers an innovative and creative curriculum.

Training includes cheers, dances, jumps, stunts, pyramid building, and gymnastics. A routine with skills the campers are taught will be performed at the end of camp for Family and Friends. The camp is structured to encourage both individuals and teams to believe in themselves and achieve their personal best. Hofstra University Cheer Camp encompasses all styles and skill levels, from beginner to elite. Cheerleaders are grouped according to age and skill level.

Christine Farina Cheer Camp utilizes the University’s state-of-the-art, air-conditioned facilities for gymnastics and stunting sessions.

Hofstra Cheer Camp
Hofstra Cheer Camp

Camp Objectives
  • To provide a creative environment where students can develop friendships and enjoy a valuable learning experience.
  • To present the fundamentals of cheerleading so that each cheerleader understands safety measures and proper techniques.
  • To expose each cheerleader to a memorable experience that allows each student to develop individually.

Daily Program
  • Warm-up, stretching exercises and flexibility training.
  • Jumps and Jump Exercises.
  • Stunts and pyramid building on safe cheer mats.
  • Motion technique/sideline chants.
  • Team building/individual goal-setting activities.
  • Gymnastics with certified instructors using fun-shaped mats and inclines to help student learn fundamental to intermediate level skills.

What to Bring / Wear
  • Each camper should wear daily: cotton T-shirt, athletic shorts, and sneakers. Campers must also bring a water bottle.
  • Bathing suit and towel will be needed on assigned swim days.
Please label all items clearly with first and last name. Hofstra is not responsible for lost or stolen items.

There is an additional fee for transportation for one-week sports academy camps.

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

Please note that opening of on-campus summer camp or any on-campus programs will be subject to all then-current New York State and Nassau County Department of Health requirements and guidance. Any individual visiting the Hofstra campus or attending on-campus programs or camps will be required to follow all such rules and University policies relating to health and safety. Participants will be notified of University policies prior to the start of any on-campus program.