University Youth & Community Programs is discovery in ACTION with summer day camps that feature daily, physical recreation of all types. Many camps also feature specialized instruction. Action is the name of the game as all campers explore indoor rock climbing, several indoor swimming pools, gym games, organized sports, a new state of the art playground, and many hands on activities. No two days are alike as we highlight the excellent facilities and resources of the Twin Cities campus and beyond.

Kidsí University offers discovery in common University studies such as agriculture, ecology, language, math, and sciences presented through fun, hands-on activities.

A lifetime of activity is within reach through a variety of traditional, unique, and adventure activities in a Minnesota Sport Schools introductory camp.

Discovering 'U' is a group of exciting creative programs that allows youth opportunities to explore more about themselves and the world through artistic endeavors.

Gopher Adventures could be the event of the summer! This camp combines recreational activities, top-quality leadership, and state-of-the-art facilities all summer long.

Camps are all held in one week increments, Monday through Friday. They are located on the University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus, at the St. Paul Gymnasium. The facility is located at 1536 N. Cleveland Avenue N. in St. Paul (two blocks south of Larpenteur Avenue). Check in begins at 7:30 and camps begin their day by 9am. Pick up occurs from 4:00-5:30pm.

The program website is Follow the Summer Programs links for day camps running June 16 - August 27, 2010. Birthday parties are also available on weekends. For additional questions, please contact the University Youth Programs office at or call 612-625-2242.