Our Summer Life Program

Join in on the fun at William Paterson University’s all day summer camp! This unique summer day camp is open to students who will be beginning Grades 4-9 in September.  Parents can register students for one week or multiple weeks.

A typical week includes :

  • Academic Enrichment workshops
  • Indoor and outdoor activities using University facilities
  • Weekly indoor swimming (Cancelled for Summer 2021)
  • Weekly field trips (Cancelled for Summer 2021)
  • WP lanyard with program name tag
  • Class materials are typically included!
  • Before and after care is included in summer life registration fee.

Students are asked to wear sneakers and bring the following:

  • A bagged lunch (vending machines are available for drinks and snacks)
  • Sunscreen
  • Water Bottle ( The university has filling stations for multiple refills)
  • Enrichment items needed should students not wish to share:
    • Pencil and eraser
    • Colored Pencils
    • Notebook or loose leaf paper

This is an ideal program for working parents who seek a full-day camp that offers both academic and recreational activities. The program is scheduled to run Monday to Thursday, 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m., beginning June 28 and ending August 5, 2021.

We will be closed Monday, July 5, 2021 in accordance with the University's 4th of July Observance. Summer Life will run Tuesday - Friday that week.

Summer 2021 will run Monday - Thursday with the exception of July 5-9.

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