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Grand Valley State University is a large, public university located in Allendale, but with several campuses in the region. It offers over 200 areas of study. Undergraduates come from across Michigan with students from other states and many foreign countries.

Summer Programs at Grand Valley State University

Students in sHaPe learn about anatomy, careers in the health sciences and personal fitness in this fun introduction. Preference for this FREE program is given to Grand Rapids Public School students. 

STEPS (Science, Technology & Engineering Preview Summer Day Camp for Girls) uses the assembly and control of a radio controlled airplane to introduce girls to aviation and engineering. This is a FREE program.

Lake Michigan Writing Project is for a range of grades and is held in Allegan, Allendale, Belding, Grand Rapids, Muskegon and Zeeland. It is a half-day program for enthusiastic writers.

Camp Rising Star is a fun, enrichment camp for students with diagnosed learning disabilities. Students must be age 6 or older.

See the Grand Valley State Sports site for complete schedules for camps in baseball, cross country, football, golf, multi-sports for young children, basketball, soccer, softball, swimming, diving, track, field, volleyball and lacrosse.


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Day* - Tuition and sometimes meals
Stay** - Tuition, housing, and generally meals
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Program Name Dates Day* Stay**
Camp Curious at Grand Rapids Public Museum
(History,STEM)
(History,STEM)
Grand Rapids, MI
Varies N/A
Camps at Frederick Meijer Gardens
(Art)
(Art)
Grand Rapids, MI
Varies N/A
Laker Writing Camps
(Writing)
(Writing)
Allendale, MI
06/19/17 to 07/27/17 $125 N/A
Science Technology & Engineering Preview
(STEM)
(STEM)
Allendale, MI
06/26/17 to 06/29/17 $0 N/A
Science Technology & Engineering Preview
(STEM)
(STEM)
Allendale, MI
06/19/17 to 06/22/17 $0 N/A
sHaPe
(Premed)
(Premed)
Allendale, MI
07/17/17 to 07/20/17 $0 N/A
Teen Entrepreneur Summer Academy
(Entrepreneurship)
(Entrepreneurship)
Allendale, MI
06/19/17 to 06/23/17 N/A
Will Power Shakespeare Camp
(Theater)
(Theater)
Allendale, MI
Varies $110 N/A
Baseball Camps, ages 7-12
Allendale, MI
06/26/17 to 06/29/17 N/A
Boys Basketball Camps
Allendale, MI
06/12/17 to 08/01/17 N/A
Cross Country Camp, grades 7-12
Allendale, MI
07/16/17 to 07/20/17 N/A
Football Camps
Allendale, MI
06/25/17 to 07/13/17 N/A
Girls Basketball Camps
Allendale, MI
06/19/17 to 06/22/17
Girls Lacrosse
Allendale, MI
06/21/17 to 06/23/17 N/A
Golf Camp, grades 8+
Allendale, MI
Varies N/A
Soccer Day Camp Coed
Allendale, MI
06/12/17 to 08/11/17 N/A
Swim, ages 10+
Allendale, MI
07/31/17 to 08/04/17 N/A
Track and Field Camp, grades 9-12
Allendale, MI
07/16/17 to 07/20/17 N/A
Volleyball Camps
Allendale, MI
07/05/17 to 07/11/17 N/A
Women's Soccer Elite Camp
Allendale, MI
07/09/17 to 07/12/17 N/A