Summer Camps and Conferences


The purpose of the Summer Camps and Conferences program at Campbellsville University is to provide a Christian atmosphere where a variety of groups can come to our campus, use our facilities, and leave knowing that Campbellsville University is a place where the administration, faculty, and staff truly care. The CU facilities are perfect for:

  • Children Groups
  • Youth Groups
  • Adult Groups
  • Business Groups
  • Sport Groups
  • Music Groups
  • Church Work Groups
  • Educational Groups
  • Specialized Training Groups

Kids College

Ages: 3rd through 8th grade

Dates and times:
July 17-20, 2017, 9 a.m.-11:45 a.m.

Address: Campbellsville University’s Virginia Ponser Flanagan Technology Training Center, 409 N. Hoskins Ave., Campbellsville, KY 42718

Description: Kids College provides students in third through eighth grade with opportunities to broaden the scope of their interests and interact with other outstanding young people. Topics include Cool Scientist, Cooking Up a Storm, Sharp Shooting Archery, Amazing Art, Microsoft Office Fun and Computer Programming for Kids.

Price: $75

Registration deadline: June 2, 2017 and July 14, 2017

Contact: (270) 789-5396 or (270) 789-5400;

SWIM CAMPbellsville

Ages: Any Middle School/High School/Club Swim Team Members or aspiring competitive swimmers!

Dates and times:

July 24-27, 2017
Ages 14-18: 10 a.m. – Noon
Ages 10-13: 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.

July 28, 2017: Mini “Meet” (combined age groups)
Warm-ups: 3 p.m.
Meet start: 4 p.m.

Address: Powell Athletic Center Pool, 203 Tiger Way, Campbellsville, KY 42718

Description: CU Swim’s Competitive Swim Camp!! Will work on technique, starts, turns, breakouts and finishes.

Price: $100 ($90 for each additional sibling) additional $10 for t-shirt (pre-register by July 17th to receive t-shirt by camp dates)


Casey Smith – Head Men’s & Women’s Swim Coach
Office: 270.789.5260
Cell: 607.329.8479
Email with any questions or to register!

Centri-Kid Camps

Ages: 3rd through 6th graders

Dates and times:
July 10-14 – Full
July 14-16 – Weekend
July 17-21 – Full

Address: Campbellsville University, 1 University Drive, Campbellsville, KY 42718

Description: CentriKid is an overnight camp for 3rd–6th graders to experience the time of their lives and learn more about the message of Jesus Christ!  Camps are staffed by college and seminary students who can’t wait to hang out with your kids and love to share Christ through every aspect of camp! At CentriKid, we promise to free your hands of all the little distractions associated with kids ministry.  For one week out of the year, hand us the clipboard.  We’ll handle lunch, plan Bible Study, set up Recreation, organize leaders, and lead Worship sessions. You, along with your other leaders, have one main job: make every minute count.  We want to help you build life-changing relationships in ministry at church and at CentriKid!

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Price: $299 for full week, $162 for weekend

Registration deadline: Before each camps begins

Contact: (615) 657-9252,

Chamber Music Camp

Ages: Rising 8th through 12th graders

Dates and times: June 4-6, 2017, 8 a.m.-9 p.m.

Address: Campbellsville University Gosser Fine Arts Center, 210 University Drive, Campbellsville, KY 42718

Description: The 2017 Campbellsville University Chamber Music Camp is open to all high school woodwind, brass, string, piano, steel band, guitar, and vocal students, rising 8th graders through outgoing seniors. Campers will be placed in chamber ensembles and have rehearsal sessions with CU School of Music faculty, individual and group practice times, master classes, sessions in music theory and history, evening concerts, and a final recital featuring the student chamber ensembles. All campers will be provided music and meals. Campers can choose to commute to campus or stay in the dorms.

Price: $130 Resident; $100 Commuter.

Registration deadline: May 1, 2017

Contact: (270) 789-5237;


Fighting Tiger Football Camp

Ages: 9th through 12th grade high school football players

Date: June 17, 2017

Address: Campbellsville University Ron Finley Stadium, Citizens Bank Field, 204 Tiger Way, Campbellsville, KY 42718

Description: The camp is designed for 9th through 12 grade high school football players to fine tune their football skills; offensive and defensive skill positions. Need to bring football cleats and tennis shoes, practice jersey, mouthpiece, and quarterbacks bring balls.

Price: $40, due May 30, 2017, non-refundable; $30 for six or more from same school

Registration deadline: May 30, 2017

Contact: (270) 789-5144,


Lady Tiger Basketball Camp

Ages: Varsity, Junior Varsity, and Middle School Divisions

Dates: June 19-21, 2017

Address: Campbellsville University, Powell Athletic Center, 203 Tiger Way, Campbellsville, KY 42718

Description: “Resident” Camp fees include: camp T-shirts for ALL, 6 meals, lodging on campus or local hotel (coach’s pick), coach’s gift, and game fees- officials for 7 games. The “Non-Resident” Camp fees include: camp T-shirts for ALL, coach’s gift, and game fees-officials for 7 games.

Price: “Resident” Camp Fees are $195 per player and “Non-Resident” Camp Fees are $95 per player.

Registration deadline: A $50 nonrefundable deposit per player will be due June 1, 2017

Contact:  Ginger Colvin CU Lady Tigers Head Coach: (270) 789-5554 (office) and (270) 469-5404 (cell). Her email is You can also reach Miranda Denney CU Lady Tigers Assistant Coach at (270) 789-5378 (office) and (270) 283-1618 (cell). Her email is

What Facilities Are Available?

What Facilities Are Available?

  • Housing for approximately 950-1,000 campers (all air conditioned)
  • Large gymnasium for basketball (6 basketball goals)
  • Gymnasium for basketball or volleyball
  • Small gymnasium (6 basketball goals) and game room
  • Indoor Practice Facility (120 ft. x 80 ft.)
  • Football Field/Soccer Field with turf
  • Outside green space for outdoor recreational activities
  • Swimming Pool (certified lifeguards provided by university)
  • Outdoor basketball court, sand volleyball court, and 6 tennis courts
  • Dining Hall – capacity 500 (serves 3 meals a day)
  • Large and small meeting rooms
Who Do I Contact for More Information?

Who Do I Contact for More Information

Rusty Watkins
Summer Camps and Conferences Coordinator for Campbellsville University
1 University Drive, UPO 883
Campbellsville, KY 42718
Office: (270) 789-5047
Cell: (270) 403-1595
Fax: (270) 789-5197

How Much Does it Cost?

How Much does it Cost?

Housing and Meals: $38.50 per day per participant
Housing: $21.00 per day
Meals: $17.50 per day

  • $4.75 (breakfast)
  • $6.25 (lunch)
  • $6.50 (dinner)

Swimming Pool Rental: $125.00 per hour (certified lifeguards provided by the university)
Game Room Rental: $125.00 per hour

Campbellsville University Mission Statement

Campbellsville University Mission Statement

Campbellsville University is a comprehensive, Christian institution that offers pre-professional, undergraduate and graduate programs. The university is dedicated to academic excellence solidly grounded in the liberal arts that fosters personal growth, integrity and professional preparation within a caring environment. The university prepares students as Christian servant leaders for life-long learning, continued scholarship, and active participation in a diverse, global society.