All Inclusive Tuition
The prices listed below include all Nike Pro Sport Basketball Training, ELS English Language instruction and materials, on-campus housing, 3 meals a day, round trip airport transfers, weekend stayover(s), and predetermined activities. International Campers looking for a basketball only experince with no langauge classes are welcome! Simply connect any of our sessions with a weekend program to create a 2, 3 or up to 6-week program. Click here for information on our Nike Pro-Sport Basketball only multi-week sessions.
Nike Basketball Camp Philosophy
Play the sport you love and get better this summer with our excellent Nike Basketball Camp staff of collegiate athletes and veteran coaches. On the first day campers are evaluated on the courts and placed into smaller groups based on their age and ability. Train for 20+ hours each week. All skill levels welcome. 8:1 athlete, coach ratio. Training includes everything from fundamental skill enhancement through drills, scrimmages, and full court play, as well as court visualization and team communication training.
ELS Language Classes
Gain confidence in your conversational English skills. Classes focus on communication skills with their new friends at camp and on the courts. All levels welcome. Campers are evaluated at the first class and group according to skill. Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced level groups. General English practice with professional ELS Instructors. Ten 50-minute lessons per week. Monday – Friday afternoons (see detailed sample schedule under More Details.)
Check In & Check Out
Check-in is always on a Sunday. Check in is usually between 12-2:00 p.m., however, international campers are welcome to arrive anytime their flight arrives on Sunday. Early arrivals on Saturday are ok but there is a $125 fee for the extra night. The last day of a session is on a Thursday. International campers may depart on Friday for an additional night fee of $125 or stay the weekend for an additional $375 plus an activity fee of $80 for the trips on Friday and Saturday, and depart on Sunday.
Registering Online or Submit a PDF Application
Use the links below to choose the session you'd like to attend, or download an application here and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org
Accommodation & Roommates
Typical College Dorm Room. 2 campers to 1 room. Air conditioning, shared bathroom. American roommate if requested.
Linens and Laundry
Bed sheets, pillow, and towel provided. Onsite facilities available. $2.50/wash and dry.
Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are included everyday expect check-in and check-out days. Dietary restrictions can be accommodated if alerted before camp.
Campers play basketball each evening Monday – Wednesday. Campers staying multiple session have an activity on Thursday nights. Friday and Saturday are excursion days where trips are planned.
Weekends & Trips
Explore New York! Weekend activities provided for weekend campers to enjoy new friends, see new sites, and practice their English! See attached calendar.
Round-trip airport transfers provided from JFK or Newark Airports. Provide flight itinerary when registering or at least 3 weeks prior to camp start date.
Unaccompanied Minor Services
Nike Sports Camps will provide a greeter at the airport if your campers is flying to camp with an unaccompanied minor plane ticket. Typically the airlines require the greeter's details such as name, driver's license number, phone number, and address. Nike Sports Camps will not have this information until the week before your child arrives at camp. Please email email@example.com to collect all information one week before your child comes to camp to avoid any hassle or extra wait time fees at the airline.
For an additional $60, add supplemental health coverage. On-site school nursed and trainers available for on-site injuries. You must be medically insured while at camp. If your health insurance will not cover you while in America, you must find alternative coverage whether that is the one US Sports Camps provides or otherwise.
Wi-Fi & Communication
Wi-Fi access in common areas and dorm rooms available to campers. Camp office provides computer access for Skype and Email.
Suggested $100/week for spending money.
A detailed camper welcome packet containing health & release forms, emergency contact info, and a packing list will be emailed to all registered campers in Spring 2016. Our health and release forms require a doctor's signature and will be collected on the first day of camp. International campers must have health insurance valid in the US in order to attend camps.
Located in the picturesque town of Caldwell, New Jersey, Caldwell was recently voted the third best place to live in all of New Jersey by New Jersey Monthly Magazine.Campers train at the George R. Newman Center which officially opened on the campus of Caldwell College in June 2002. This 60,000 square-foot, state-of-the-art facility will be home to the offices of the Department of Athletics and features a 1,600 seat basketball arena, a fitness center with all the health club amenities, team and general locker rooms, aerobic room, a suspended track, meeting and game rooms and the College Bookstore.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 8:30am - 8:45am Breakfast
- 8:45am - 10:00am Basketball Training – Warm Up and Drills
- 10:00am - 10:15am Break
- 10:15am - 11:30am Basketball Training – Drills in Small Groups
- 11:30am - 1:00pm Lunch and rest
- 1:00pm - 2:30pm ELS Language Classes or Basketball Training (for International Campers doing basketball only)
- 2:45pm - 3:00pm Break
- 3:00pm - 5:00pm Basketball Training; scrimmages, full court play, competitions
- 5:00pm - 7:00pm Back to Rooms; shower, rest, free time, and dinner
- 7:15pm - 9:00pm Games. lectures and instruction
- 10:15pm Campers to rooms - Lights out