Turning Your Love of Sports Into a Career

Dates: June 26-30, 2023
Time: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Monday-Friday
Ages: 14-18
Cost: $750 (includes field trips)

Are you a sports fanatic? Dream of turning your obsession into a career?
Whether you’re interested in college athletics, professional sports, community recreation programs or another area, this weeklong summer program will introduce you to the many ways you can turn your love of sports into an exciting career.
You will hear from professionals who play a variety of roles in this multi-billion dollar industry, and have the chance to tour several local athletic and recreation facilities to see first-hand what goes on behind the scenes.
Transportation to local facilities is included in the cost. Lunch is included.

Frequently Asked Questions

GMercyU's Academic Summer Programs run from Monday, June 26 through Friday, June 30. Each program will begin at 9 a.m. and end at 3 p.m.

Boxed lunches will be served in the University dining hall, from approximately 12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m. each day. The following camps will be served a boxed lunch: Future Teachers, True Crime, Healthcare Hero, Get Psyched, and Love of Sports (Love of Sports lunches may be served while at off-site facility).

The boxed lunches will include Griffin chips (best homemade chips around!), whole fruit, cookies or brownies, and assorted sodas or waters. Sandwich choices are: ham, turkey, roast beef, chicken salad, tuna salad, or grilled veggies and can be served on either ciabatta, mini kaiser, or a wrap. Additions include cheese, lettuce, and tomatoes. 

You have the options to choose your prefences when you register.

If we are notified by April 15, 2023 that you are unable to attend the camp, you will receive a 100% refund. After April 15, no refunds are available.  Please email us at summercamps@gmercyu.edu to notify us if you will no longer be able to attend your selected camp.  Please allow up to two weeks for refund processing.  

You will find a registration button on the designated summer camp page. Click the button and follow the prompts to submit your payment via credit card.

You will enter health information when you register for the event. You will not be able to register until the health information is completed.

You will receive a confirmation email with your order details. Please keep a look out for a follow-up email with additional information, including the Parental Waiver and Release form.  This form can be completed and submitted electronically. Please know we will need to have this form completed for your camper to attend.  

Later this spring, you will receive information from our faculty program leaders with more details to the camper's email you provided at registration.

You can contact summercamps@gmercyu.edu with any questions you have and we'll be happy to answer!