About ARC Summer Camps:

The UCI Anteater Recreation Summer Camps program, established in 2009, is made up of week-long, ½ day camps designed for children entering 3rd - 9th grade. The camps are specifically designed for teaching the participants to learn basic skills in the areas of the selected specialized camp. All level campers are welcome. Camps are available to UCI community and general public.




REGISTRATION INFO FOR SUMMER 2022

Summer 2022 Camp Information - registration now open!
Week 1 Week 2 Week 3 Week 4 Week 5
July 11 - 15 July 18 - 22 July 25 - 29 August 1 - 5 August 8 - 12
9AM Martial Arts Martial Arts Martial Arts Martial Arts Martial Arts
Teen Cooking Jr. Cooking Teen Cooking Jr. Cooking Teen Cooking
Hip Hop Camp Hip Hop Camp Hip Hop Camp Hip Hop Camp Hip Hop Camp
Fencing Fencing Fencing Fencing Fencing
  Floor Hockey   Floor Hockey Floor Hockey
Archery Archery Archery Archery Archery
1PM Afternoon Adventures Afternoon Adventures Afternoon Adventures Afternoon Adventures Afternoon Adventures
 
Who is camp for:
  • Camper age will be entering 3rd - 9th grade.
  • Campsize will be between 20-30 campers per camp depending on the camp.

  • What is camp:ARC Camps Photo
    Topics:
    Jr. Cooking, Teen Cooking, Floor Hockey, Martial Arts, Hip Hop, Fencing, and Afternoon Adventures (Traditional day camp with field games, crafts, etc.)
    Dates:
  • July 11 - August 12 (5 week program)
  • Camp sessions are weekly Monday-Friday
  • Daily Schedule:
  • 9 am - 12 pm: Speciality Camp Offering
  • 12 pm - 1 pm: Lunch (not provided by UCI)
  • 1pm - 4 pm: AFternoon Adventures
  • Extended Care:
  • Extended care will be offered (7:30-9am and 4-5pm)
  • Additional $25 add-on

  • How much does camp cost:
  • Cooking Camp (supply fee): $250
  • All other camps: $200
  • $50 registration fee Reserve camper's spots. It is a one-time charge.

  • FAQ:
  • Waitlists are enabled within CampDoc, Members will enroll themselves on a waitlist.
  • Health forms are completed via CampDoc after registration.
  • Members can find Medical exemptions forms within the camp doc portal and on the website.
  • CampDoc link - register now!
  • Summer Camp Descriptions
    click on individual Camp to view details.

    Jr. Cooking (2)
    Ages: Grades 3-5 UCI Campus Recreation - Cooking Summer Camp Picture
    Fees: $250
    Schedule July 18 - July 22
    August 1 - August 5
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    Location:  
    Description: Enroll in Cooking College and take a culinary journey with UCI Chefs and Sous Chefs. Campers will learn to cook various types of meals in an environment that encourages discovery and creativity. Camp is designed to familiarize students with healthy foods while they experience what it feels like to create and taste delicious recipes that they prepare. This camp will allow younger campers to have a unique experience with ohter culinary minds. To cover the cost of materials for each camper, this camp has a $50 supplies fee included in the cost.
     
    Teen Cooking (3)
    Ages: Grades 6-9 UCI Campus Recreation - Cooking Summer Camp Picture
    Fees:
    $250
    Days/Times July 11 - July 15
    July 25 - July 29
    August 8 - August 12
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    Location:  
    Description: Enroll in Cooking College and take a culinary journey with UCI Chefs and Sous Chefs. Campers will learn to cook various types of meals in an environment that encourages discovery and creativity. Camp is designed to familiarize students with healthy foods while they experience what it feels like to create and taste delicious recipes that they prepare. Teen Camp will allow older and experienced chefs to be even more creative with culinary creations! To cover the cost of materials for each camper, this camp has a $50 supplies fee included in the cost.
     
     
    Martial Arts EL
      Ages: Grades 3-5
    UCI Campus Recreation - Rock Climbing Summer Camp Picture
      Fees: $200
      Days/Times July 11 - July 15
    July 18 - July 22
    July 25 - July 29
    August 1 - August 5 August 8 - August 12
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
      Location:  
      Description: Our UCI REC Kids Martial Arts Speciality Camp will help prepare your child for success at home, at school, and in life. Your child will develop skills in key areas such as self-discipline, respect, responsibility, self-confidence, and more. We recommend water, comfortable clothing, and a great attitude daily.
       
       
    Martial Arts MID
    Ages: Grades 6-9 UCI Campus Recreation - Rock Climbing Summer Camp Picture
    Fees: $200
    Days/Times July 11 - July 15
    July 18 - July 22
    July 25 - July 29
    August 1 - August 5 August 8 - August 12
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    Location:  
    Description: Our UCI REC Kids Martial Arts Speciality Camp will help prepare your child for success at home, at school, and in life. Your child will develop skills in key areas such as self-discipline, respect, responsibility, self-confidence, and more. We recommend water, comfortable clothing, and a great attitude daily.
     
    Fencing
    Ages: Grades 3-9 UCI Campus Recreation - Rock Climbing Summer Camp Picture
    Fees: $200
    Days/Times July 11 - July 15
    July 18 - July 22
    July 25 - July 29
    August 1 - August 5
    August 8 - August 12
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    Location:  
    Description: En Garde! Learn the Olympic sport of fencing with UCI Fencing Coach Ati Seif. As an introductory camp, participants will learn the fundamentals of fencing, including footwork, blade work, rules, strategy, fencing tactics, and timing. The camp will enhance agility, balance, build strength, and increase hand eye coordination, all in an extremely safe and dynamic manner. We promise you will never have more fun with a sword!
     
     
    Floor Hockey
    Ages: Grades 3-9 UCI Campus Recreation - Rock Climbing Summer Camp Picture
    Fees: : $200
    Days/Times July 11 - July 15
    July 18 - July 22
    July 25 - July 29
    August 1 - August 5
    August 8 - August 12
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    Location:  
    Description: In the Floor Hockey camp campers will learn the basic skills of hockey such as shooting, passing, stick handling and positioning through activities like drills, contests, and scrimmages. Campers will learn the fundamentals of this exciting sport while having a blast handling a puck/ball. Floor Hockey will also instill the importance of qualities like trust, leadership and teamwork. Join our qualified instructors as they guide you through this version of ice and roller hockey!
     
     
    Hip Hop Dance
    Ages: 12 - 16 years old UCI Campus Recreation - Cooking Summer Camp Picture
    Fees: : $200
    Days/Times July 11 - July 15
    July 18 - July 22
    July 25 - July 29
    August 1 - August 5
    August 8 - August 12
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    Location:  
    Description: Move like a rock star! Hip Hop technique and choreography includes the fundamentals and more! Theory and technique along with hip hop history and related dance moves round out the hip hop camp. All ages welcome!
     
     
    Afternoon Adventures
      Ages: Grades 3-9 UC Irvine Campus Recreation - Summer Camps - Hight Ropes
      Fees: $200
      Days/Times July 11 - July 15
    July 18 - July 22
    July 11 - July 15
    August 1 - August 5
    August 8 - August 12
    1pm - 4pm
    1pm - 4pm
    1pm - 4pm
    1pm - 4pm
    1pm - 4pm
      Location:  
      Description: Camper will participate in an array of recreational camp activities that include sports, group games, arts and crafts, theater and dance, outdoor exploration, and exploratory science.
       
    Archery - Indoor
      Ages: Grades 3-9 UCI Campus Recreation - Archery Summer Camp Picture
      Fees: $200
      Days/Times July 11 - July 15
    July 18 - July 22
    July 25 - July 29
    August 1 - August 5
    August 8 - August 12
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
    9am - 12 pm
      Location:  
      Description: Learn how to be an Olympic archer this summer! The Summer Archery program focuses on providing campers with a fun, memorable experience as they learn the fundamentals of archery through fun activities such as balloon shooting and team activities. Campers will groom their shooting skills and self-confidence as they learn how to hit the center of the target with each passing day. The coaching staff is dedicated to providing a positive, productive learning environment so the campers can have fun hitting the bulls-eye every time.