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

This week-long experience will bring 12- 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. 

2024 Camp Sessions

Note: For those who register for both camp sessions, a $50 discount is available. Contact to redeem.

About the Program

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, like an OMNIMAX® Theater show or a McDonnell Planetarium star show. 

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.

Upon registration, a detailed schedule will be made available. 

Daily Camp Schedule 

UHSP (Mon-Thurs) 

8:30-9 a.m.: Arrival 

9 a.m.-12:15 p.m.: Orientation and Education Components 

12:15-1 p.m.: Lunch (camper must bring a packed lunch) 

1-4 p.m.: Structured Free Play and Debrief 

4-4:30 p.m.: Departure 

Daily Educational Topics 

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

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

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

Thursday: Interactive Media 
Discussion topics include hardware and equipment, software, shout casting and marketing. 

Campers play game in esports arena

Cost of Attendance

The Esports Camp Series features two week-long camp sessions, each culminating in a competition featuring popular esports titles (game titles subject to date change). 

The cost of each session is $250 for one camp and $450 for both. For those who register for both camps, a $50 discount is available. Contact to redeem.