Summer Camps2019-10-08T18:45:05+00:00

Summer Camps

Summer Enrichment Camp

Located at Ferrum College, in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, campers, ages 8-14, experience campus life at this co-ed, residential camp while participating in a variety of fun activities and challenging projects! The enrichment camp provides instruction from college professors and professional educators in cooking, crafting, crime scene investigation, 1800-style living, music, STEM projects, theatre, equine studies, Harry Potter, and more.

Residential Fee

A fee of $725.00 includes room and board on campus, supplies for classes, and a Ferrum College Summer Enrichment Camp t-shirt.

Questions?

For more information, click here.
Contact Chip Phillips by emailing cphillips@ferrum.edu.

Athletic Camps

The College is also offering summer athletic camps open to a variety of ages and skill levels. Campers are grouped by age, grade, and ability, to develop individual technical skills and learn the importance of teamwork through instruction, small group skills and strategy, and team play.

Three wrestling camps are available this summer.

  • Futures Camp
    • Overnight Rate – cost of $350
    • Commuter Rate – cost of $250
  • Gold Training Camp
    • Overnight Rate – cost of $250
    • Commuter Rate – cost of $150
    • Coach Rate – cost of $100
  • Development Camp
    • Overnight Rate – cost of $175
    • Commuter Rate – cost of $100
    • Coach Rate – cost of $100

Softball day camp is available for grades 10 through 12. The cost is $50.

For more information, please call Coach Culler at 540-365-4489 or Coach White at 540-365-4512.

Baseball day camp is available for kindergarteners through seventh graders. Half day instruction is $95 and full day instruction is $180.

Contact the baseball office at 540-365-5412.

Girl’s lacrosse camp is open for girls ages 6 to 18. Overnight rate is $285 and commuter rate is $180.

Questions?

Contact Head Coach Karen Harvey at 540-588-3979 or kharvey@ferrum.edu.

Crime Scene Investigation Camp

The camp is a combination of lecture, student interaction, and hands-on experiences including:

  • Crime scene house processing and evidence lab
  • Hair analysis lab
  • Impression evidence lab
  • Fingerprint lab
  • Students participate in a team competition and members of the winning team will EACH be eligible to win a $4,000 scholarship to Ferrum College!

Designed for rising ninth graders through high school, the camp teaches students about the fields of forensic science, criminal justice, intelligence and national security, and the job opportunities available with each of these disciplines. Students will be instructed in the areas of intelligence studies, criminal evidence, crime scene investigation, trace evidence, hair analysis, crime prosecution and more. The College’s Forensic Investigation House will be utilized throughout the camp.

Residential Camp

$500 includes lodging on campus, meals in the Ferrum College dining hall, a CSI Lab coat, and all needed lab supplies.Commuter Camp

Commuter Camp

$380 includes meals in the Ferrum College dining hall, a CSI Lab coat, and all needed lab supplies.

Questions?

Contact Dr. David Nicholson by emailing dnicholson@ferrum.edu.