Grand Valley State University hosts a wide variety of camps for students in grades PK-12. Use the search tool below to find the right one for your child by category, grade level, and dates. New camps are added throughout the year so be sure to check back regularly. Watch this video for how to best use this website and register for camps at GVSU. Sports camps are available here.

Summer Writing Camps 2022: GRAND RAPIDS (Grades 6-8)

July 25 - 28, 2022

Our Summer Writing Camps are for students who are interested in writing! Our teachers will inspire creative thinking as the young writers explore various styles and genres of self-expression. They will meet and write with new friends.

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Summer Writing Camps 2022: SPRING LAKE (Grades 6-12)

July 25 - 28, 2022

Our Summer Writing Camps are for students who are interested in writing! Our teachers will inspire creative thinking as the young writers explore various styles and genres of self-expression. They will meet and write with new friends.

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Advanced Manufacturing

July 25 - 29, 2022

Join us as we explore this exciting new summer camp for middle school students in Advanced Manufacturing! This summer camp is a five-day hands-on immersive STEM experience for students entering 6 and 7th grade (this fall) in advanced manufacturing and careers. Students will participate in a large group introduction followed by breakout sessions facilitated by GVSU staff, students, and industry professionals from around West Michigan. Sessions will include hands-on activities in CAD, 3-D Printing, Design Thinking, and Automation/Artificial Intelligence that will provide a glimpse into the future of the largest industry sector in Michigan. An introduction to careers in advanced manufacturing will engage students in learning about career pathways from industry professionals from West Michigan. Students will also have the opportunity to participate in off-site industry tours.

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Esports Rocket League Summer Camp - Beginner - July 29

July 29, 2022

GVSU Esports Camps provide young gamers the opportunity to learn how to play competitively. Our coaches and staff will instruct players on game play, strategy and help to improve their skills. We have camp offerings for beginner and advanced players.

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Esports Rocket League Summer Camp - Advanced - July 30

July 30, 2022

GVSU Esports Camps provide young gamers the opportunity to learn how to play competitively. Our coaches and staff will instruct players on game play, strategy and help to improve their skills. We have camp offerings for beginner and advanced players.

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Summer Writing Camps 2022: GRAND RAPIDS (Grades 9-12)

August 1 - 4, 2022

Our Summer Writing Camps are for students who are interested in writing! Our teachers will inspire creative thinking as the young writers explore various styles and genres of self-expression. They will meet and write with new friends.

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Summer Writing Camps 2022: Write Your College Essay Workshop

August 1 - 4, 2022

Write Your College Essay is a workshop for high school students applying to college in the fall. The workshop includes 12 hours of group and individualized instruction and feedback. Each student will finish the workshop with a completed Common App essay that will be ready to apply to colleges. Students will have to do work outside of designated class times to get the most from the sessions.

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