Sports Camps - Potsdam Campus

All Clarkson youth summer sports camps are currently being scheduled to run in-person on the Clarkson University campus with registration planned to be limited to only local North Country community youth. The Golden Knight Summer Volleyball Camp and Summer Soccer ID Clinic for high school students will accept broader enrollment. We will be working closely with our health partners and professionals on staff to make appropriate adjustments to these activities. Registration is open, and payment will be collected two weeks before the first day of each camp -- full refunds will be offered if these are cancelled due to local, state or federal directives. Please look for payment information and link in the confirmation email. For more information on sports camps, email

Golden Knights Summer Baseball Day Camp

July 6 - 9, 2020
Commuter only: 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
$125 per camper

Participants ages 7-18 can hone their baseball skills with Head Baseball Coach Jim Kane and Clarkson University baseball players as they focus on something for every skill level, including baseball fundamentals, fitness, teamwork and strategies. 

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Knights Academy Soccer Summer ID Clinic

July 18
Commuter only: 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
$95 per camper

The Summer ID camp will provide a high-level technical and tactical training session that will show aspiring college soccer players how they can be successful in the college game. The camp will also expose players to the culture and coaching style of the Clarkson Men's Soccer program, as well as provide information regarding the Clarkson admissions process.

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Clarkson Men's Hockey Development Camp

August 16 - 20, 2020
Commuter only: 9 a.m. daily start
$400 for each skater, $300 for each goalie; family and employee discounts available

Hockey players including Peewee, Squirts, Mites can join coaches and players from Clarkson's men's Golden Knight hockey team for a week of fun, inspiring and impactful experiences. 

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Golden Knights Summer Volleyball Camp

July 17 - 19, 2020
Commuter: 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. daily; and residential 

Players ages 12-18 can join Coach Carol LaMarche and her conference championship team players for this camp that will work on individual volleyball player development through small group and one-on-one instruction. 

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Academic Camps - Potsdam Campus

All of Clarkson academic camps and enrichment programs that attract a national audience will be offered as virtual experiences for summer 2020 at a reduced participation cost. In addition to offering a new virtual experience, for the first time, Clarkson’s highly acclaimed Horizons Camp that builds excitement in science, technology, engineering, the arts, and mathematics, will be open to all gender identities.

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Young Scholars Program

July 19 - 25, 2020
Virtual only: daily times will be determined and may vary

High school students interested in The Clarkson School or boosting their resumes before college should consider this fun, academically stimulating program in which teams are given a real-world problem to solve and then the opportunity to present their solutions to a group of Clarkson and community panelists. Participants also receive a $1,000 per year scholarship while attending Clarkson as a student.

Horizons I, II and III

July 20 - 24 and July 27 - 31, 2020
Virtual only: daily times will be determined and may vary
NEW cost: $250 per camper for all program levels

Horizons I, II and III provide tools and programming for students in grades 7 - 11 to excel in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, supported by the Art and Mathematics) and attend college well prepared to pursue employment, advanced degrees and eventually assume leadership roles in STEAM.

Clarkson University will offer a virtual experience for Horizons I, II and III. Horizons I (combining the previous Beacon, NY and Potsdam, NY camps) will accept approximately 96 participants. Horizons II will accept approximately 96 participants. Horizons III will accept approximately 72 participants.

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Cybercamp 2020


Attending an CyberCamp is the perfect way to get introduced to the world of cybersecurity! Many students who attend a standard AFA CyberCamp go on to participate in CyberPatriot's National Youth Cyber Defense Competition during the school year. Get a head start on your STEM career and experience what makes CyberPatriot the best National Youth Cyber Education Program! Students entering grades 8 - 12 will learn the basics of Cybersecurity and compete nationally on the last day of class against all of the Summer Campers across the country in camp that week!