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Who Is Part of This Group?

College & University Programs for Minors

This community is a unique group of camps and professionals who run and operate youth programs on college and university campuses. Whether you are an administrator, program director, or camp director that over sees one or many programs, ACA has resources that will be beneficial to you and your work.

K-12 Independent School Auxiliary Programs

The Camps on Campus community includes a group of professionals who serve in a variety of roles in K-12 independent schools, from directors of auxiliary programs, to enrichment director, summer programs director. 

Camps on Campus Council

If you are interested in connecting with peers, sharing ideas, educating yourself and your institutions, and improving risk management, health and safety, staff training, and quality of youth programs on your campus - this group is for you.   

New to ACA? This is a great place to begin building your network and become connected to others like yourself and what ACA has to offer. 

Been around ACA for a while? Your peers in higher education and in traditional camps need you to bring your knowledge of this unique setting to the conversation.

2021 – 2022 Networking and Professional Development for You

Conversation, community-building, and learning. This is a chance to support and be supported by others in the community of professionals who run or manage summer youth programs at college, university, or K-12 campuses. Join us for facilitated conversations on a variety of topics including, staffing, medications management, connecting the youth protection office with the youth program planners, the importance of youth programs to the broader university, and more. Register for these free events. For more information, contact Grechen Throop at or 765-349-3517.

Session 1: September 14, 2021, 3pm EST
Session 2: November 2, 2021, 3pm EST
Session 3: December 7, 2021, 3pm EST
Session 4: January 18, 2022, 3pm EST
Session 5: March 29, 2022, 3pm EST
Session 6: April 26, 2022, 3pm EST

Professional Development for You

Find out more about online and in-person educational opportunities for you and your staff. Learn more

Tools and Resources for You

All programs carry a certain amount of risk exposure. If your program serves minors on campus, these resources will help you identify and minimize areas of risk in your program.  Learn more.

Camps on Campus Seeking Accreditation and Membership

Applications for accreditation must be received by ACA by February 1 if you are seeking a visit in the upcoming summer. If your camp is interested in seeking accreditation, please contact the membership team:

  • We can help you understand the timing and work involved
  • We can talk with you about what your fees will be

Send us an email or call us at 765-342-8456 press 1. We are happy to help.

Camps on Campus Seeking Membership Only

Join as Individual ACA Now!

For more information, contact the membership team at or 765-342-8456 press 1

CampDoc is a proud sponsor of Camps on Campus. Learn more.

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