2020 Camp Details
At this time, the Penn State Altoona Kids' College camps set to begin as early as June 15 will still be held as scheduled. We are closely monitoring the situation with the community’s best interest in mind, as part of Penn State’s efforts to maintain public health and safety in the face of the coronavirus outbreak.
If any camps are canceled or postponed, we will notify you as soon as possible. For the latest Penn State updates and information, visit Penn State's Coronavirus Information site.
To Register or More Information
Register online. You may also call 814-949-5535 for more information or to request a registration packet be mailed to your home. There is no fee for online registration.
Early Bird Discount
Register by May 29, 2020, and receive a 10 percent discount on your entire bill. To receive the discount, enter EARLYPSU20 in the discount box for each camp at the time of registration. Mail-in registrations must be postmarked by May 29, 2020, for the discount to apply.
Each child in a family may attend one camp on a scholarship; camp fee not to exceed $200. Download and submit the scholarship application today at or call 814-949-5535 to have a copy mailed to you. Scholarship money is limited and will be awarded on a first-come, first-served basis based on financial need. Deadline to apply is Monday, May 29, 2020.
Children are expected to respect and be courteous to one another and all staff members. Disruptive or aggressive behavior will not be tolerated. Incidents will be handled as follows:
- Incident One - warning and discussion with student
- Incident Two - parent discussion
- Incident Three - student will be expelled from the camp.
Enrollment is limited to ensure quality. Register early to ensure a place in the camp that fits your plans. The University may cancel or postpone any camp because of insufficient enrollment or unforeseen circumstances. No refunds are given after the first day of camp.
Location and Lunch
All camps are conducted at Penn State Altoona, 3000 Ivyside Park, Altoona, PA 16601. Campers staying all day should bring a lunch each day. Supervision is provided and campers are walked to and from camps.