Skip To Nav

Site-specific menu

Summer Camps 2015

During the summer, Western Michigan University offers a wide variety of camps geared toward students of all ages. Our camps range from academic to sports, with a little bit of everything in between. These camps do vary in cost based on requirements, but there are some that offer scholarships to assist with the expenses. For more information on any of our exciting camps, please click on the links below for each specific camp.

WMU Women's Soccer High School Team Camp Ended

February 27 – March 8 (Sports, Bronco Athletics)
Cost: $70
Grade: 9 – 12

WMU Baseball Coaches Clinic Ended

March 17 – March 17 (Sports, Bronco Athletics)
Cost: $40

WMU Football: 2014 Coaches Clinic Ended

April 3 – April 4 (Sports, Bronco Athletics)

WMU Men's Soccer Spring Prospect Camp Ended

April 4 – April 4 (Sports, Bronco Athletics)
Cost: $130
Grade: 9 – 12

Campus Kids Summer Program - Various topics

June 8 – September 4 (Children, Children's Place Learning Center)
Cost: $202
Age: 5 – 12

MI GEAR UP

June 14 – June 19 (Career Planning, Multicultural Affairs)
For students from the following high schools only: Eau Claire, Benton Harbor, Fennville, Hartford, and Kalamazoo Central. Student must qualify for the camp.

Aviation Summer Camp

June 14 – June 19 (Aviation, Aviation)
Cost: $1,500
Age: 13 – 17

The Keith Hall Summer Drum Intensive: Beginners/Intermediate

June 15 – June 20 (Music, Jazz)
Cost: $775
Age: 11 – 67

Junior Tennis Camps 9-11

June 15 – June 18 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 9 – 11
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.

Fort St. Joesph Archaeology Summer Camp: Teachers and Students

June 15 – June 19 (Archaeology, Niles History Center/WMU)
Cost: $150
Registration forms and information will be available starting March 1.

Third Coast Writing Project Camp for Young Writers

June 15 – June 26 (Writing, English)
Cost: $130
Age: 8 – 14

Writing Your College Admissions Essay

June 15 – June 19 (Writing, Academically Talented Youth Program)
Camp is from 9a.m.-12p.m.; Registration deadline is June 1, $10 late fee if space is available, Contact phone number is 269-387-3553

WMU Men's and Women's Soccer Youth Soccer Camp

June 15 – June 18 (Sports, Bronco Athletics)
Cost: $125
Age: 3 – 13

Junior Tennis Camps 6-8

June 15 – June 18 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 6 – 8
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.

Writing Your College Admissions Essay

June 15 – June 19 (Writing, Academically Talented Youth Program)
Grade: 6 – 9
Camp is from 9a.m.-12p.m.; Registration deadline is June 1, $10 late fee if space is available, Contact phone number is 269-387-3553

Junior Tennis Camps 6-8

June 22 – June 25 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 6 – 8
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.

Graphic Novels

June 22 – June 26 (Art, Academically Talented Youth Program)
Cost: $125
Grade: 7 – 9

Japanese Language & Culture

June 22 – June 26 (Language, Academically Talented Youth Program)
Cost: $125
Grade: 6 – 9

TriO Upward Bound

June 22 – August 7 (TriO, TriO Upward Bound Program)
Grade: 9 – 12
Student must qualify for the camp.

Fort St. Joesph Archaeology Summer Camp

June 22 – June 26 (Archaeology, Niles History Center/WMU)
Cost: $150
Grade: 6 – 9
Registration forms and information will be available starting March 1.

Junior Tennis Camps 9-11

June 22 – June 25 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 9 – 11
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.

WMU Women's Basketball Day Camp

June 22 – June 25 (Sports, Bronco Athletics)
Cost: $125
Grade: 3 – 8

The Keith Hall Summer Drum Intensive: Advanced

June 22 – June 27 (Music, Jazz)
Cost: $775
Age: 11 – 67

Writing Your College Admissions Essay

June 22 – June 26 (Writing, Academically Talented Youth Program)
Cost: $125

WMU Women's Basketball Elite Camps (Session I)

June 28 – June 28 (Sports, Bronco Athletics)
Cost: $45
Grade: 9 – 12

Junior Tennis Camps 9-11

June 29 – July 2 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 9 – 11
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.

Junior Tennis Camps 6-8

June 29 – July 2 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 6 – 8
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.

Video Game Programming

July 6 – July 17 (Computer Science, CEAS)
Cost: $300
Grade: 8 – 12

Raspberry Pi Beginner's Summer Camp

July 6 – July 10 (Electrical Engineering, CEAS)
Cost: $135
Grade: 5 – 9

Junior Tennis Camps 9-11

July 6 – July 9 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 9 – 11
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.

KLOrk - Laptop Orchestra

July 6 – July 10 (Music, Academically Talented Youth Program)
Cost: $125
Grade: 6 – 9

WMU Youth Volleyball Camp

July 6 – July 9 (Sports, Bronco Athletics)
Cost: $85
Age: 6 – 10

Chess

July 6 – July 10 (Games, Academically Talented Youth Program)
Cost: $125
Grade: 6 – 9

Junior Tennis Camps 6-8

July 6 – July 9 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 6 – 8
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.

Chinese Language for Beginners

July 6 – July 10 (Language, Academically Talented Youth Program)
Cost: $125
Grade: 5 – 8

McGinnis Reading Center and Clinic - Half Day Session - Rhyme and Rhythm

July 6 – July 10 (Reading, McGinnis Reading Center)
Cost: $50
Grade: K – 2

Team Spike Off (Volleyball)

July 11 – July 12 (Sports, Bronco Athletics)
Cost: $90
Grade: 9 – 12

Aviation Summer Camp

July 12 – July 17 (Aviation, Aviation)
Cost: $1,500
Age: 13 – 17

Seminar! Music Camp

July 12 – July 25 (Music, Music)
Cost: $1,285
Grade: 9 – 12

Junior Tennis Camps 9-11

July 13 – July 16 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 9 – 11
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.

Junior Tennis Camps 6-8

July 13 – July 16 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 6 – 8
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.

Math Problems and Competitions

July 13 – July 17 (Math, Academically Talented Youth Program)
Cost: $125
Grade: 6 – 9

Everyday Chinese

July 13 – July 17 (Language, Academically Talented Youth Program)
Cost: $125
Grade: 5 – 8

Science Fiction

July 13 – July 17 (Writing, Academically Talented Youth Program)
Cost: $125
Grade: 7 – 9

McGinnis Reading Center and Clinic - Half Day Session - Express Yourself

July 13 – July 17 (Reading, McGinnis Reading Center)
Cost: $50
Grade: K – 2

WMU Volleyball All-Skills Camp

July 13 – July 15 (Sports, Bronco Athletics)
Cost: $295
Grade: 9 – 12
Resident - $295; Commuter - $235 + $10 Parking Permit

WMU Volleyball Half Day Camps

July 16 – July 17 (Sports, Bronco Athletics)
Cost: $50
Grade: 6 – 12

Web Design

July 20 – July 24 (Writing, Academically Talented Youth Program)
Cost: $125
Grade: 6 – 9

Junior Tennis Camps 9-11

July 20 – July 24 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 9 – 11
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.

Junior Tennis Camps 6-8

July 20 – July 24 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 6 – 8
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.

McGinnis Reading Center and Clinic - Half Day Session - Color of Words

July 20 – July 24 (Reading, McGinnis Reading Center)
Cost: $50
Grade: K – 2

Raspberry Pi Beginner's Summer Camp

July 20 – July 24 (Electrical Engineering, CEAS)
Cost: $135
Grade: 5 – 9

Poetry

July 20 – July 24 (Writing, Academically Talented Youth Program)
Cost: $125
Grade: 7 – 9

Chinese Culture

July 20 – July 24 (Language, Academically Talented Youth Program)
Cost: $125
Grade: 5 – 8

Junior Tennis Camps 9-11

July 27 – July 30 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 9 – 11
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.

Junior Tennis Camps 6-8

July 27 – July 30 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 6 – 8
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.

McGinnis Reading Center and Clinic - Half Day Session - Leaping into Literature

July 27 – July 31 (Reading, McGinnis Reading Center)
Cost: $50
Grade: K – 2

Advanced Aviation Summer Camp

August 2 – August 7 (Aviation, Aviation)
Cost: $2,200
Age: 13 – 17

Advanced Aviation Summer Camp (Flight Maintenance)

August 2 – August 7 (Aviation, Aviation)
Cost: $1,750
Age: 13 – 17

Junior Tennis Camps 9-11

August 3 – August 6 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 9 – 11
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.

Junior Tennis Camps 6-8

August 3 – August 6 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 6 – 8
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.

WMU Women's Basketball Elite Camps (Session II)

August 9 – August 9 (Sports, Bronco Athletics)
Cost: $45
Grade: 9 – 12

Junior Tennis Camps 6-8

August 10 – August 13 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 6 – 8
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.

Junior Tennis Camps 9-11

August 10 – August 13 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 9 – 11
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.

Aviation Summer Camp

August 16 – August 21 (Aviation, Aviation)
Cost: $1,500
Age: 13 – 17

Junior Tennis Camps 9-11

August 17 – August 20 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 9 – 11
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.

Junior Tennis Camps 6-8

August 17 – August 20 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 6 – 8
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.

Junior Tennis Camps 9-11

August 24 – August 27 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 9 – 11
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.

Junior Tennis Camps 6-8

August 24 – August 27 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 6 – 8
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.

Junior Tennis Camps 9-11

August 31 – September 3 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 9 – 11
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.

Junior Tennis Camps 6-8

August 31 – September 3 (Sports, West Hills)
Age: 9 – 11
Camp is Monday-Thursday 8:30-12:30.