Summer Camps

Art Camps

Janice Wyatt Mississippi Summer Arts Institute – CORE Arts Camp

Age Group: 12-18
Date(s): June 18-30, 2022
Price:  Non Residential: $850 | Residential: $1200
Contact: Holly Senter | (662) 846-4844 | hsenter@deltastate.edu

CORE Arts is a two-week residential camp for youth ages 12-18 that offers courses in visual, digital, and performing arts. Campers choose five classes to attend per day over the two-week session, working toward final arts showcases, which are held on the last day of camp. With a faculty-student ratio of 10:1, the camp structure allows for thorough, individualized instruction for novice and advanced artists! Final Performances and Exhibition will take place on Thursday, June 30, 2022.

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Janice Wyatt Mississippi Summer Arts Institute – PLUS Camp

Age Group: 5-11
Date(s): July 18-22, 2022
Price: $200
Contact: Holly Senter | (662) 846-4844 | hsenter@deltastate.edu

Join us for a one-week, performance-oriented day camp where campers will learn a choreographed medley of songs. Campers in every age group will attend classes in Musical Song and Dance, plus Visual Arts and Crafts classes.

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After-Camp Program

Age Group: 5-13
Date(s): May 30 – June 3, June 6-10, July 18-22
Price: $25 for first child, $15 for siblings
Contact: Holly Senter | (662) 846-4844 | hsenter@deltastate.edu

After-Camp Program is new program offered by the Bologna Performing Arts Center’s Office of Arts Education for students ages 5 to 13. BPAC Staff will pick your child up from their day camp and take them to the BPAC for the After-Camp Program, which includes arts activities, movies, and a snack.

Pick up is 5:00-5:35 PM on the West Side Entrance of BPAC. This program is available during the 2 weeks of Okra Camp, May 30- June 3, June 6-10 and during the Janice Wyatt Mississippi Summer Arts Institute Plus Camp, July 18-22.

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Baseball Camp

Delta State Baseball Kid’s Camp

Age Group: 6-12
Date(s): June 28-30, 2022
Price: $120 ($50 Deposit)
Contact: Rodney Batts | (662) 846-4300 | rbatts@deltastate.edu

The camp’s purpose is to assist participants in improving their baseball skills and developing proper playing habits. The friendship and learning of sportsmanship and related athletic values are additional benefits. Emphasis is on teaching basic fundamentals and essential skills in all phases of the game.

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Basketball Camps

Delta State Team Camp 2022

Age Group:
Date(s): June 10-11, 2022
Price: $450
Contact: John Redman | (662) 846-4300 | jredman@deltastate.edu

Elementary Girl’s Basketball Camp

Age Group: Girls entering grades 2nd – 6th grade
Date(s): June 20-23, 2022
Price: $75
Contact: Julie Church | (870) 740-2132 | jchurch@deltastate.edu

High School Team Camp

Age Group: Girls 9th-12th grade
Date(s): June 24-25, 2022
Price: $200/team (one day) / $375/team (Both days)
Contact: Julie Church | (870) 740-2132 | jchurch@deltastate.edu

Delta State Youth Basketball Camp 2022

Age Group: Boys & Girls entering 2nd – 8th grade
Date(s): July 26-29, 2022
Price: $100
Contact: John Redman | (662) 846-4300 | jredman@deltastate.edu

Delta State Elite Camp

Age Group: Prospects entering grades 9-12
Date(s): August 6, 2022
Price: $80
Contact: John Redman | (662) 846-4300 | jredman@deltastate.edu

Educational Camps

Lifeguard Certification Class

Age Group: 15+
Date(s): May 16-19, 2022
Price: $190 ($40 certification card/$150 instructor fee)
Contact: Elizabeth Joel | (662) 846-4871 | ejoel@deltastate.edu

This course will be held on the DSU Campus with classroom and pool instruction. The instructor will be Ronnie Mayers. Participants must be age 15, be in sound health, must attend all four days, must pass the preliminary swim test on first night. This certification class will provide you with the ability to save lives and receive the needed qualifications to be a lifeguard.

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Kid’s College

Age Group: Grades K5-2 | Price: $125 (8AM – 12PM)
Age Group:
Grades 3-6 | Price: $225 (8AM – 5PM)
Date(s):
June 13-16, 2022
Contact: Elizabeth Joel | (662) 846-4871 | ejoel@deltastate.edu

DSU Continuing Education will host Kid’s College on June 13-16 on the DSU Campus. Kid’s College participants will have the opportunity to choose their classes they attend daily after they complete registration. The registration deadline is May 13. If interested, please complete the online registration form.

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Driver’s Education

Age Group: Ages 14-18
Date(s): June 6-25, 2022 (10AM to 12PM with drive times before and after class)
Price: $270
Contact: Elizabeth Joel | (662) 846-4871 | ejoel@deltastate.edu

Participants, ages 14 to 18, will receive Driver’s Education classes and driving skills. The Driver’s Education course is not required to receive a driving permit, however it will give a discount on car insurance for the new driver in the family AND allows ALL of the frustration from teaching your child to drive on the hands of an experienced instructor.

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Astro Camp®

Age Group: Completed 1st – 6th
Date(s): July 11-15, 2022 (8 AM – 12 PM)
Price: $110 (includes camp materials and t-shirt)
Contact: Elizabeth Joel | (662) 846-4871 | ejoel@deltastate.edu

Participants will enjoy a daily planetarium show in our Wiley Planetarium led by Dr. Maria Weber, multiple stem activities and builds in the areas of Heliophysics, Earth Science, Astrophysics, Planetary Science, Space telescopes and MORE! The goal of Astro Camp is to give ALL students the chance to get involved in and experience science, technology, engineering and math to inspire future astronauts engineers to learn about space with NASA unique activities.

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Football Camps

Delta State Football Prospect Camp
(Morning Session)

Age Group: Grades 9-12
Date(s): June 9, 2022
Price: $30
Contact: Derrien Covington | (601) 347-7171 | dcovington@deltastate.edu

Delta State Football Prospect Camp
(Afternoon Session)

Age Group: Grades 9-12
Date(s): June 9, 2022
Price: $30
Contact: Derrien Covington | (601) 347-7171 | dcovington@deltastate.edu

2022 Statesmen Youth Football Camp

Age Group: Grades 1-6
Date(s): June 20-21, 2022
Price: $60
Contact: Derrien Covington | (601) 347-7171 | dcovington@deltastate.edu

Delta State Football Prospect Camp
(Morning Session)

Age Group: Grades 9-12
Date(s): June 23, 2022
Price: $30
Contact: Derrien Covington | (601) 347-7171 | dcovington@deltastate.edu

Delta State Football Prospect Camp
(Afternoon Session)

Age Group: Grades 9-12
Date(s): June 23, 2022
Price: $30
Contact: Derrien Covington | (601) 347-7171 | dcovington@deltastate.edu

Music Camps

GRAMMY Museum® Summer Session – Fast Track

Age Group: 9-14
Date(s): June 27-July 1, 2022
Price: $25
Contact: Katie Hugley | (662) 441-0100 | khugley@grammymuseumms.org

GRAMMY Museum® Summer Session FastTrack is a week-long, day camp that offers young musicians’, ages 9-14, insight into the creative and technological processes of recording and performing.

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DMI Summer Camp

Age Group: 15-18
Date(s): July 10-15, 2022
Price: $600 Complete DMI Summer Camp | $100 Application Fee (applies towards tuition)
Contact: Mary Claire Rackley | (662) 846-4579 | mrackley@deltastate.edu

Each year the DMI Entertainment Industry program hosts a summer camp  on the Delta State campus. The DMI Summer Camp is a five-day interactive experience for high school students ages 15-18 exploring three entertainment industry career tracks, culminating in a recording and showcase performance. College faculty and music industry professionals provide hands-on instruction grounded in both academic and real-world applications. The curriculum covers basic creative and technical aspects of songwriting, performing, and audio recording. Space is limited so be sure and register early! This project is supported in part by funding from the Mississippi Arts Commission, a state agency, and in part, from the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.

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Recreational Camp

2022 O.K.R.A. Summer Recreation Day Camp

Age Group: 6-8 | Date(s): May 30 – June 3, 2022
Age Group: 9-11 | Date(s): June 6-10, 2022
Price: $125
Contact: Todd Davis | (662) 846-4555 | tdavis@deltastate.edu

O.K.R.A. is a summer day camp providing youth with an opportunity to participate in structured indoor and outdoor recreation activities. The camp provides age and developmentally appropriate, engaging instruction promoting and fostering active participation. Activities include: kayaking, canoeing, fishing, disc golf, swimming, floor hockey, interactive and team-building games, non-competitive team sports, and numerous other recreational activities.

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Soccer Camps

Women’s Summer Soccer Camp I

Age Group: Entering 9-12th grade
Date(s): June 26, 2022
Price: $100
Contact: Mark Hiller | (662) 846-4300 | mhiller@deltastate.edu

Women’s Summer Soccer Camp II

Age Group: Entering 9-12th grade
Date(s): July 30, 2022
Price: $100
Contact: Mark Hiller | (662) 846-4300 | mhiller@deltastate.edu

Delta State Men’s Soccer College Prospect Camp

Age Group: 14-20
Date(s): August 6, 2022
Price: $75
Contact: Andy Robertson | (662) 846-4300 | arobertson@deltastate.edu

Softball Camps

Hitting Under the Lights Session 1

Age Group: Entering 8th grade to unsigned high school seniors
Date(s): June 14, 2022
Price: $30
Contact: Kelly Beth Ernest | (662) 846-4300 | kernest@deltastate.edu

Hitting Under the Lights Session 2

Age Group: Entering 8th grade to unsigned high school seniors
Date(s): June 14, 2022
Price: $30
Contact: Kelly Beth Ernest | (662) 846-4300 | kernest@deltastate.edu

Prospect Camp (Grads 2023-2027)

Age Group: Entering 8th grade to unsigned high school seniors
Date(s): June 15, 2022
Price: $80
Contact: Kelly Beth Ernest | (662) 846-4300 | kernest@deltastate.edu