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Esports Summer Camp Series

esports-social.jpgUniversity of Health Sciences and Pharmacy in St. Louis is excited to partner with the Saint Louis Science Center on a first-of-its-kind summer esports camp series!

These week-long experiences will bring 13- to 18-year-old gamers in the St. Louis region together with STEAM professionals in the esports, medical and technology industries from around the country.

From Monday through Thursday, campers will learn about various careers, ask questions and try new games in the UHSP Esports Arena. The week will culminate with a special opportunity for campers to experience some of the best the Saint Louis Science Center has to offer:

  • An OMNIMAX® Theater show
  • A McDonnell Planetarium star show
  • A unique virtual-reality-themed show live on our Energy Stage!

Campers will get to experience various game titles all week, then finish the final day with a competition in the Science Center’s innovative gaming arena, featuring one of four popular games.

Register today to reserve your spot in this one-of-a-kind summer experience!

Esports Camp Information

The Esports Camp Series will feature two weeklong camps, each culminating in a competition featuring popular esports titles (game titles subject to date change). Select a session below to learn more.

To register for a camp session, call the Science Center at 314.289.4424. The cost of each session is $200.

We encourage you to register early as space is limited!

Esports Camp
June 21-25
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

July 19-23
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Daily Camp Schedule

Each weeklong session (Monday-Friday) includes four days on the UHSP campus (Monday-Thursday) and a final day at the Saint Louis Science Center.

Monday-Thursday at UHSP

  • 8:30-9 a.m.: Arrival
  • 9 a.m.-12:15 p.m.: Orientation & Education Components
  • 12:15-1 p.m.: Lunch (camper must bring a packed lunch)
  • 1-4 p.m.: Structured Free Play & Debrief
  • 4-4:30 p.m.: Departure

For directions and parking information, visit uhsp.edu/maps.

Daily Educational Topics

Monday: Health & Wellness
Discussion topics to include decision making, reaction times, diet, injuries, exercises and proper posture.

Tuesday: Technology
Discussion topics to include engineering, software and coding.

Wednesday: Art & Music
Discussion topics to include story boarding, character development, animation, motion capture, music engineering, sound effects and voice acting.

Thursday: Interactive Media
Discussion topics to include hardware and equipment, software, shoutcasting and marketing.

Friday at SLSC

  • 8:30-9 a.m.: Arrival
  • 9 a.m.-1 p.m.: Educational Exploration, Omnimax® Show, Planetarium Show, Energy Stage Show, and Lunch (provided)
  • 1-4 p.m.: Competition/Esports Hands On/Structured Free Play
  • 4-4:30 p.m.: Departure

Learn more about esports at Saint Louis Science Center and register for an esports camp at slsc.org/esports.

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