This five day overnight camp is designed for high school students interested in becoming teachers. You will live on campus and meet UW-Whitewater College of Education & Professional Studies students, staff and faculty. You will learn about technologies used in the classroom, create lesson plans, learn how to work with students of various abilities, and apply what you learn with area Teachers. You will also learn how to prepare for college and a future Teaching career. In addition there will be time for fun evening activities like bowling, games, movies, and more. The program is led by a College Staff Coordinator and Peer Mentors/Counselors. This camp is available to students entering grades 9 -12 in the fall of 2021, including graduating seniors 2020.
The enrollment in the camp is limited to 20 campers in order to maximize opportunities for individualized attention.
Event Sold Out: You can sign up to be added to the waitlist. If a spot opens you will be contacted via email to see if you are still interested.
At UW-Whitewater, the safety of all camp participants is our primary concern. The campus leadership team has worked to establish safety protocols to help protect all visitors who come to campus for our activities.
Registrations accepted online until 8am on 6/11/21.
We do NOT accept walk up registrations at event check-in.
Your online registration and payment are always safe and secure. We accept MasterCard and Visa credit card payments in our online registration system. We will NOT accept credit card payments over the phone. We will accept checks made out to "UW-Whitewater" and mailed to UW-Whitewater Camps and Conferences, 800 West Main Street, Room 2005 Roseman Hall, Whitewater WI 53190.
Once you register, a confirmation email will be sent to your email account. Contact email@example.com if you do not receive this confirmation email. Historically, email accounts used from centurytel.net and wi.rr.com are blocked from receiving notifications from us or may end up in your spam folder. You are able to register using these accounts; however, you will not receive emails from us. Please make sure you have a working email address on file with us to be able to receive important announcements and updates about this event.
Before you arrive to camp information will be available below three weeks prior to the start of camp. This information will include medication requirements (complete only if taking meds at this event), parking details, check-in and out times with locations, confirmed daily schedule, mailing address for camper mail, what to bring and other important information you will need to know before attending camp. If any medical information changes, it is your responsibility to notify Continuing Education Services at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Resident Camper Fee: $250
Included in the Fee: The resident camp fee covers lodging, meals, instruction, a camp t-shirt* and insurance.
*T-shirts are guaranteed if registered by 6/6/21.
Resident campers are campers who will be staying overnight in one of the residence halls located on the UW-Whitewater campus. The residence hall has a secured entrance and the campers are monitored by the residence hall directors, assistants, and by our own camp counseling staff. Roommate requests made by online registration closing date will be honored when possible; otherwise campers are paired by age and gender. Please note that our residence halls are not air conditioned. We strongly advise campers to bring a fan if possible. The bathrooms and showers offer clean, individual stalls for privacy. Resident campers will have three well-balanced meals each full day. Meals are included in the registration fee.
All registrant accounts must be paid in full three weeks (21 days) prior to the start of the event. Registrants with outstanding balances after payment is due in full are subject to being removed from the event roster without refund. Please contact Continuing Education Services at email@example.com prior to this deadline if extenuating circumstances prevent you from completing a payment.
In the event of a cancellation, Continuing Education Services should be notified no later than 21 days before the start date of the event session in order to receive a refund. Cancellation requests received less than 21 days from the start of the event will receive a refund minus a 50% late cancellation fee of event cost. Cancellations requests received 21 days from the start of the event due to medical reasons will receive a full refund, less the $100 non-refundable deposit, if the cancellation is requested and medical documentation is provided prior to the start of the event. Valid medical cancellations must include a signed letter from a licensed physician to qualify. NO REFUNDS will be given for withdrawal due to early departures, disciplinary reasons or no show after the event has started.
Full refund will be given to families who need to cancel because of COVID illness.
All cancellation requests must be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org; provide registrant's name, event title and medical documentation, if applicable. Refunds will be returned to name and address of payer.
We reserve the right to cancel any event due to low enrollment; in such a case, all fees paid will be refunded or the registrant can choose to apply fees to a different summer event.
For those participants who will be receiving a sponsorship to attend this event: Register and use the promo code your sponsor gave you. The sponsorship will be deducted from your invoice. Any remaining balance remains the participant's responsibility. Any cancellations will result in the sponsorship funds being returned to the supporting organization.
Any qualifying discounts given by the event will not be applied after you have paid in full. Be sure to use the promo code during check out to receive your discount. You will be charged if you do not qualify for requested discount at the start of event.
A processing fee will be assessed if a refund is issued due to overpayment on your account.
Questions, received an award/scholarship without a promo code or want to use two promo codes? Please call Continuing Education Services at 262-472-3165 or email email@example.com before registering to avoid overpayment fees.
Want to Sponsor a Registrant?
You can sponsor a registrant and cover all or partial fees. We have received requests in the past from schools, companies, organizations, friends and family members that would like to send their chosen registrant to a specific event. If you would like to sponsor a registrant, you can request a promo code that you may give to your chosen registrant. Click here for more details.
No discounts available for this event.
College of Education and Professional Studies Academic Programs
Our students are the mentors and the leaders of tomorrow, and our college is their home as they prepare for meaningful roles in the community.
All of our events follow strict guidelines for camper and community safety, education, and citizenship. When you, or your child, attends a #WarhawkCamp, you can feel comfortable knowing that they will walk away with an experience that they won’t soon forget!
Please bring Risk Agreement Form that is needed for field trips off campus. This form is required by the Risk Management and Safety office. Form will be available in Camp Information Packet.
Resident and commuter campers must check in at the location mentioned in the Camp Information Packet. Staff will ask registrants the three COVID-19 survey questions listed in the COVID-19 Information frequently asked questions. Parents/guardians are invited to visit with staff members and ask any last minute questions. Please note that there are no structured activities during the check-in period, but residential staff will be in the residence hall to help campers get settled in their rooms and encourage campers to begin getting to know one another in an informal setting. Commuter campers can socialize at the dorms and go with the group to first session.
If your schedule results in you arriving after the designated check-in or before check-out time, please indicate in your registration the time you will arrive/depart in the “Accommodations/Comments” field or email firstname.lastname@example.org, if changes happened after you registered. On the day of arrival to campus, check the schedule in the Camp Infomation Packet to see where the group will be at the time of your arrival. Please call the staff number listed in the Camp Information Packet if you have any questions the day you arrive. If there are questions prior to camp, please contact email@example.com.
Parking details will be available in the Camp Information Packet. Notice: All campus parking lots require a parking permit. Failure to follow parking regulations will result in a fine. More information is available on the Visitor Center website.
By registering for an event, you agree to our Registration Terms and Conditions. UW-Whitewater will hold all registrants responsible for their conduct. Serious misconduct or disruption will lead to immediate dismissal from event. Registrants dismissed from the event will not receive a refund. Please review the Terms and Conditions for more details.
Be aware that we recommend that all portable electronic devices be left at home, but ultimately it is your decision. We know that parents and children value the ability to be able to call each other at a moment's notice. For that reason, we do not prohibit cell phones at camp, but ask that cell phone use does not interfere with the event and other participants. Parents are responsible for setting clear guidelines for cell use with their child. We will not be responsible for any lost or stolen items.
We receive many questions from registrants. Click here to review our frequently asked questions about registering and attending an event.
The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is committed to equal opportunity in its educational programs, activities and employment policies, for all persons, regardless of race, color, gender, creed, religion, age, ancestry, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, political affiliation, marital status, Vietnam-era veteran status, parental status and pregnancy.
If you have any disabling condition that requires special accommodations or attention, please advise us well in advance. We will make every effort to accommodate your special needs.
By registering for this event you understand that the University may take photographs and or videos of event participants and activities. You will be required to agree at the time of registration that the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater shall be the owner of and may use such photographs and or videos relating to the promotion of future events. You will relinquish all rights that you may claim in relation to use of said photographs and/or videos. Any media shared with the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater on social media or use of its hashtags grants the University use to media for any purpose.
Registrants are encouraged to have their own health insurance as accident insurance provided by the University is limited. Each registrant will be covered by a limited accident insurance policy. The insurance includes primary coverage up to $10,000. Insurance does not cover pre-existing injuries and is for accidents only. The cost of insurance is included in the registration fee.
The schedule listed is a typical day at camp; all times are subject to change. The camp information packet will have correct times.
|2:00 pm||Check In|
|6:00 pm||Evening Activities|
|9:00 pm||Return to Residence Hall|
|10:00 pm||Lights Out|
|7:30 am||Breakfast in Dining Hall|
|9:00 am||Morning Session|
|12:00 pm||Free Time and Lunch|
|1:00 pm||Afternoon Session|
|5:00 pm||Dinner in Dining Hall|
|6:00 pm||Evening Activities|
|9:00 pm||Return to Residnece Hall|
|10:00 pm||In residence hall - Lights Out|
|7:30 am||Breakfast in Dining Hall|
|9:00 am||Panel Discussions|
|12:00 pm||Lunch & Celebration|
|1:00 am||Check Out of Residence Hall|
|1:30 am||Check Out Concluded|