SXU Summer Camps and Courses
Saint Xavier University is proud to offer summer camp and course experiences to youth in the community that inspires creativity, expands their knowledge and physical skills, and motivates them to lead in their schools as well as their communities. Our summer camps and courses incorporate practical lessons with hands-on learning led by SXU professors and staff. Plus, each camp is held on our beautiful University campus on the South Side of Chicago, exposing youth to the college environment and preparing them for their future.
Explore our summer camps and courses today!
The Saint Xavier University Girls Basketball Camp ran Monday through Thursday, July 29 through August 1, 2019 and was open to students ages 6-14. Hosted by SXU women's basketball head coach Corry Irvin, campers learned all facets of the game using various drills focused on improving player development.
For additional information, please visit the Girls Basketball Camp page.
Saint Xavier University was pleased to announce its SXU-Southside Summer Jazz Camp returning this summer, running Monday through Friday, July 15 through 19, 2019. The camp was open to students in grades 6-12 and provided students with the opportunity to learn from and work with Saint Xavier's accomplished group of jazz educators who will helped them gain their confidence and improved on their abilities as section players, improvisers and sight-readers.
For additional information, please visit our SXU-Southside Summer Jazz Camp page.
Saint Xavier University is hosting Erin's Mollohan's Girls Softball All-Skills Camp this summer on Friday, August 2, 2019. The one-day camp is open to students ages 9-18 and will be led by Saint Xavier softball head coach Erin Mollohan, along with the rest of the SXU coaching staff and current SXU softball players, who will work with students to improve their game.
For additional information, please visit our Softball All-Skills Camp page.
The Saint Xavier University Student Media Summer Camp ran Monday through Friday, June 24 to 28, 2019, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day. The camp was open to incoming high school freshmen through graduating seniors. This year's camp was focused on radio broadcasting. Campers were able learn about radio broadcasting with our own radio station, WXAV!
For additional information, please visit our Student Media Summer Camp page.
Saint Xavier University hosted Bob Heersema's SXU Volleyball Camp on Tuesday and Wednesday, July 9 and 10, 2019. The two-day camp was open to boys and girls from fourth to 12th grade and ran by Saint Xavier women's volleyball head coach Bob Heersema who uses passing, serving and setting drills to improve campers' skills.
For additional information, please visit our Volleyball Camp page.
Dual Credit Summer Courses
High school students who aspire to pursue the health care industry were introduced to nursing practice while earning college credit in this summer dual credit course held from Monday through Thursday, July 8-18, 2019. Learn from real-world faculty and tour SXU's innovative simulation labs.
For additional information, please visit our Intro to Nursing Dual Credit Course page.
High school students received an introduction into the ever-growing profession of speech-language pathology while earning college credit in this summer dual credit course held from Monday through Wednesday, July 8-17, 2019. Students were able to visit Saint Xavier's Ludden Speech and Language Clinic, which is available to the public as a service, and a simulation lab, as well as explore tools that are used for treatments.
For additional information, please visit our Intro to Speech-Language Dual Credit Course page.