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Community Recreation

  • NJCU is committed to offering fitness and athletic based enrichment programs for youngsters and adults year round. The Office of Camps and Community Recreation includes youth summer camps, swimming lessons for children and adults, sports specific clinics for all ages, and much more. Our goal is to give the community ample resources to stay active and fit through participation in these activities in NJCU’s state of the art facilities. Each initiative has its own unique appeal, and provides a wide array of activities for the entire family.

    Youth Summer Day Camp

    The NJCU Summer Camp is geared towards offering a rewarding experience for your child. The camp features facilities both indoor and outdoor, including an indoor pool, 3 hardwood courts, an outdoor athletic complex with collegiate regulation size soccer, softball, and baseball fields and private locker rooms. Our goal is to create a safe and fun atmosphere for our neighborhood children where they can play, learn, and grow. We offer exciting activities such as swimming, team sports, arts and crafts, and relay/obstacle courses. Our staff is highly experienced, enthusiastic, and excited to educate your child on the importance of staying active!

    Swimming Classes

    Saturday swim classes are offered on five different levels for children ages 6- 14 with two additional levels in specialty swim. Adult swim classes are also offered on Saturdays with options in three different levels. All classes are instructed by Tom Lee, our veteran Aquatics Director at NJCU; the swim program is designed to benefit swimmers of all abilities. Each swimming class will be offered for five consecutive Saturdays, two times each semester.

    Course times are listed during the registration process – please review your class information page once you have selected your level and note your class time.
    We are now offering private swim lessons for both youth and adults. Minimum age requirement is 6 years old.
    Cost: $225.00 per session
    Program Duration: 5 classes
    Class length: 30 minutes
    Schedule: Friday, Saturday, Sunday with the exact times and dates to be determined between participant and instructor.
    For registration information please email: comrec@njcu.edu

    Sports Clinics

    Youth Beginner Tennis Clinic (flier)
    Learn Tennis with the NJCU Women's Tennis Club with contributions from USTA
    Ages: 5 – 12 years old
    Clinic Dates: March 6 and March 20
    Time: 1:00pm – 4:00pm
    Cost: $35 per day
    All participants are provided with a complimentary racquet to use on site!

    The New Jersey City University Department of Athletics is committed to providing an exceptional camp experience for athletes of all ages and skill levels. Campers will have the opportunity to learn more about their sport from University coaches and student-athletes, and improve their skills. All camps will take place at one of the two athletic facilities that house NJCU athletics.
    Sports Clinics include but are not limited to: Soccer, Baseball, Basketball, Volleyball, Softball, and Golf.

    For More Information click HERE  

    Youth Basketball Clinic (flier)
    Play Basketball. Make Friends. Have Fun.
    Skill clinics will create an opportunity for boys and girls, ages 7-12 to participate and learn the concepts of basketball, develop their game, and improve for their basketball season. We will focus on helping athletes improve their skills and develop their talent by learning basic practice drills and emphasizing the fundamentals.

    Host: Coach Burton and the Women’s Basketball Team
    Dates: March 29, March 30 and March 31

    • Session 1 - March 29
    • Session 2 - March 30
    • Session 3 - March 31

    Time: 9:00AM - 12:00PM
    Location: JMAC - 110 Culver Avenue Jersey City, NJ 07305
    Boys and Girls Ages: 7 - 12 years
    Cost Per Session: $40 per session
    3 Session Cost: $100
    Discount of $20 for those who register for all 3 days.

    For more information, please contact:
    Robyn Burton - Head Coach
    Phone: (201)200-2373
    Email: rburton@njcu.edu

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