All-Star Esports Training Camp at Pace University
Elite summer training for college-bound esports athletes
The All-Star Esports Training Camp at Pace University is the camp for esports athletes who aspire to play at the collegiate level. Our week-long summer training program allows ambitious high-schoolers to train with other top players, coaches, and varsity collegiate esports athletes in our state-of-the-art Esports Center in Manhattan. The curriculum will tackle mechanics, strategy, teamplay, mindset, self-improvement, and more so that participants are left with the tools and understanding of what it takes to compete at an elite college level. The program uniquely offers college esports program admissions advice so that participants can understand what to look for in their collegiate search, how to identify scholarships, and how to contact coaches. All-Star Esports Training Camp at Pace University will leave you feeling prepared and confident to join the next generation of top collegiate gamers.
- Elite training from college coaches and Pace University varsity esports athletes
- 4:1 Staff-Student ratio guaranteed, providing individualized training
- Play in the state-of-the-art Pace University Esports Center in downtown Manhattan
- Unique collegiate esports admissions advice from Pace’s Director of Esports
- Only 10 spots per week, so join quickly!
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Director of Esports Jesse Bodony
Formerly a professional MLS soccer player for the Colorado Rapids and Starcraft II Grandmaster, Bodony serves as the Director of Esports for Pace University.View Jesse's Bio ⟩
Prior, he was the CEO of Uni Esports Group, a higher education consulting firm developing esports programs for colleges, universities, and athletic conferences across the United States, where he worked with more than 100 institutions on their esports initiatives. Bodony also works as the Director of Operations for Voice of Intercollegiate Esports (VOICE), a non-profit advocacy group in the industry. Bodony has over 10 years of scholastic coaching experience and has secured two ECAC national championships in his tenure at Pace.
- June 24-28: Valorant
- July 15-19: Overwatch 2
- July 29- August 2: Rocket League
- August 5-11: Valorant
- Age Group: 13-17 (Rising 9th-12th Grade)
- Camp Type: Day (Commuter)
- Check-in: 8:45am
- Check-out: 3:45pm
- Day Schedule: 9:00am-4:00pm
- Meals: Please pack a lunch, snacks and drink
To view your customer account, complete your mandatory forms, pay balance dues, and review important camp information, visit Pre-Camp Checklist. All necessary camp information is on this page. If there are any imperative changes prior to camp start, registered campers will be notified via email and this webpage will be updated!
Below is a suggested list of clothes, equipment, and personal items. US Sports Camps is NOT responsible for lost or stolen articles or money.
● Comfortable/casual clothing
● Closed toe shoes
● Water bottle
● Small bag/backpack
Campers should be proficient in their game title. Upon arrival, all participants are evaluated by the staff so that their instructional needs can be addressed throughout the week. Each day participants engage with in-game and out of game activities, such as ranked play, team play, aim practice, vod review, team building, and more.
For information regarding our cancellation policy and all other company policies, please visit USSC Policies.
Transportation is not provided by the camp to or from any airports. If you are flying to or from camp, we recommend using an airport shuttle service. Please schedule flights as close as you can to the check-in times on the first day and check-out times on the last day.
ESPORTS CAMP FAQ
For general questions about our esports camps, please see our FAQ page.
*Please note, this information is subject to change.
Camp Questions & Answers
Will Participants Need to Bring Equipment?
All gaming equipment in the Pace University Esports Center is available to attendees. There is no need to bring any equipment unless you have a strong preference.
July 16, 2023: Our son came home feeling happy, respected, and like he was improving.
My kids can't wait for next year!
SECURE YOUR SPOT – CAMPS SELL OUT!
Last year over 650 Sports Camps sold out, leaving 7,000+ campers on the waitlist. Due to high demand, early registration for our first-come-first-serve camps is strongly recommended.