Camp Information

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Who?

Christian students entering 10th through 12th grades, or incoming freshmen to Cedarville University.

What?

At Geology Camp, you will have the opportunity to experience a wide variety of geologic topics and visit sites such as the Creation Museum, nearby gorges, the Ohio Caverns or an impact crater site. Time will be spent discussing dinosaurs, fossils, and the Bible along with lab tests to characterize minerals and rocks.

When?

July 7-11, 2014 (final deadline for registration is June 30, 2014)

Register and check into residence halls between 3-5 p.m. on Monday. Camp concludes at 1:00 p.m. on Friday. All campers must be picked up by 2:30 p.m. on Friday. An additional fee of $15.00 per hour will apply for any later departures.

Cedarville University Airport Transportation (for prospective student guests)

Dayton – $45 roundtrip
Columbus – $80 roundtrip

Cedarville University provides shuttle service from Dayton and Columbus airports to pick up Academic Camp students at 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. on Monday. The shuttles will drop off Academic Camp students at Dayton and Columbus airports on Friday at 3:00 p.m. For a shuttle service to Dayton, there is a $45.00 round-trip charge. For shuttle service to Columbus, there is a $80.00 round-trip charge.

PLEASE NOTE: Unfortunately, we are unable to accommodate any early arrival and early/late departure for any camp students. Please adjust your schedule accordingly.

Please email Event Services with your student's flight information and cell phone number (if applicable) by June 30, 2014 to confirm shuttle service.

Cost?

The $400 registration fee includes all meals, housing, field trips, activities, supplies, and a camp shirt.

What to Bring?

  • Great attitude
  • Open heart to the Lord
  • Excitement to learn
  • Desire to make new friends

and in your suitcase…

  • Walking/hiking shoes
  • Hat
  • Sunblock and insect repellent
  • Rain jacket
  • Bible
  • linens or sleeping bag for twin bed
  • pencil and notebook
  • umbrella
  • personal items
  • towels
  • comfortable clothes and shoes
  • pillow
  • trash can
  • money for snacks
  • signed medical release form

What to Wear?

Modest casual dress including blue jeans, shorts, and t-shirts are acceptable for camp activities. Shorts should be no shorter than halfway between the top of the knee and top of the thigh. Exposed midriff style shirts are not allowed.