Wisconsin Soccer Overnight Camp
The University of Wisconsin Elite Soccer Academy will provide players of all levels with advanced training activities and playing opportunities that can be used to take their game to new heights. Whether you are looking to improve your technical skills, make your local club or high school team or are trying to advance your game to the college level, the University of Wisconsin Elite Soccer Academy can help you reach your goals. The Academy will feature top academy, club and college coaches.
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Badgers Elite Soccer Academy 2016 Information
For UW Boys’ Elite I Soccer Academy Session - TBA
For fast and secure registration, REGISTER HERE. A cancellation fee of $150 for the Boys’ Elite Academy will be assessed for cancellations prior to June 26th. No refunds will be given for cancellations on or after June 26th. No telephone or on-site registrations are accepted.
Resident - $580
Commuter - $510
Wisconsin Camp Ball (Optional) - $35
For UW Boys’ Elite II Soccer Academy Session - TBA
For fast and secure registration, REGISTER HERE. A cancellation fee of $150 for the Boys’ Elite Academy will be assessed for cancellations prior to July 14th. No refunds will be given for cancellations on or after July 14th. No telephone or on-site registrations are accepted.
Resident - $580
Commuter - $510
Soccer Ball (Optional) - $35
Advanced campers will also benefit from the recruiting opportunities offered through our in-camp college recruiting seminar and our network of college coaches who work on staff at the University of Wisconsin Elite Soccer Academy.
For more detailed information on field player and goalkeeper training please refer to “Camp Experience” at the end of this brochure. Participants in the Elite Soccer Academy may be residential or commuter.
Residential campers will reside in fully-supervised university housing and will be served three meals per day.
Commuters participate fully in all camp activities, attend camp from 8:30am until 10pm, and receive lunch and dinner each day.
Campers should arrive to register at camp between 12noon and 2pm on the first day of the session. Closing ceremonies will take place at 4:00pm on the last day of the camp session. Please arrive on time to observe camp activities!
How to Enroll
Enrollment is limited, so please apply quickly using the Register Now buttons on this page.
No physical examination is required for camp, however, upon receipt of your application, UW will send required health forms to be completed and mailed back to the UW sports medicine staff. Health forms must be received prior to the start of camp.
Each camper must have their own medical coverage. The camp offers secondary coverage, which is primary on the first $1,000 and excess up to $10,000.
Meals and Housing
While at residential camp, players will reside in Cole Hall conveniently located near the soccer fields. Each air conditioned room includes twin beds with bed linens and pillows, micro-fridges, desks, and cable television connections (via personal laptop or your own small TV) and shared bathroom facilities. Floor lounges include television, wireless internet, and telephones with free local calls. Laundry and vending machines are located within most halls. All meals will be served in brand new, state of the art, DEJOPE HALL. Meals provide a variety of youth-friendly and healthy selections, including vegetarian options. Special dietary requests can typically be addressed with sufficient advance notification.
Each camper must have their own soccer ball at camp. Bring your own or purchase a UW embroidered ball at camp ($35). Campers will pick up their purchased ball at registration.
The site of the University of Wisconsin Elite Soccer Academy and Badger Soccer Day Camp is the University of Wisconsin-Madison, one of the finest academic institutions in the country as well as one of the most beautiful campuses. Located between two picturesque lakes, the university is situated in the rolling hills of the city of Madison. The UW soccer facilities provide many opportunities for quality soccer instruction. Among the fields available for use are the McClimon Track and Soccer Complex, home of the UW Men's Soccer Badgers, and various soccer and athletic fields near the track and soccer complex. In addition to the soccer fields, Camp Randall Stadium and the artificial turf of the McClain Indoor Center are available as camp facilities.
Our staff will be made up of top college and academy coaches from around the country. The quality these coaches bring make our camp a fantastic place to learn and work with very talented staff members. The following college and club programs have been represented;
University of Wisconsin-Maidson
McKendree University (IL)
Maryville University (MO)
South Dakota Mines & Technology (SD)
Lewis University (IL)
Knox College (IL)
University of Wiscosnin-Whitewater
University of Wisconsin-Platteville
University of Wisconsin-Superior
Cardinal Stritch University (WI)
William Woods University (MO)
Madison College (WI)
St. Louis Scott Gallagher
Regent Soccer Club
Wisconsin Youth Soccer Association