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Camp Information

RecKids is a recreational day camp committed to providing a safe, supportive and fun environment for our summer campers. Our program, as part of the greater UMass Lowell Campus Recreation Center mission, encourages the pursuit of healthier and happier lifestyles. Children between the ages of 6 and 12 years old are welcome! Online registration will open for the 2016 RecKids Summer Camp on January 15, 2016! For more information visit our camp registration page.

Session/Dates CRC Member/Additional Child Non-CRC Member/Additional Child After Care Lunch
Session I: July 11 - 15 $225/175 $275/225 $50 $32.50
Session II: July 18 - 22 $225/175 $275/225 $50 $32.50
Session III: July 25 - 29 $225/175 $275/225 $50 $32.50
Session IV : August 1 - 5 $225/175 $275/225 $50 $32.50

Camp Hours

Camp sessions are scheduled Monday-Friday with structured activities from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Camper drop-off is between 7:30 and 8 a.m. and pick-up between 4 and 4:30 p.m. If a camper arrives later than 8 a.m. s/he must check in with the Campus Recreation Center Welcome Desk and will be escorted to camp by a staff member.

Extended Hours

An optional extended day program is available at a nominal rate for those campers who wish to remain at camp past 4 p.m. Supervision and low energy activities are provided from 4-5:30 p.m. The additional cost is $50 per child for the extended day program. 

Camp Activities Include

  • Arts & Crafts
  • Fitness/Sports
  • Outdoor Adventures
  • Swimming
  • Field Trips
  • Camp Games/Songs


  • Camp T-Shirt
  • Structured Daily Lesson Plans
  • Theme Days (i.e. - '70s Day, Crazy Hair Day, Sports-Team Day
  • Take Home Crafts
  • Positive Learning Environment
  • After-Camp Care
  • Discounts for Every Additional Child Registered

Camp Staff

Our energetic and well-qualified staff consists of UMass Lowell professionals and highly motivated college students. The camp is under the direction of Meghan Flynn, Assistant Director of Intramural Sports and Summer Programs at UMass Lowell.

Parent Orientation

There will be a parent orientation on Wed., June 15, 2016, at 6 p.m. in the Campus Recreation Center (CRC). It is highly recommended that parents attend the meeting. The orientation will consist of a facility tour, overview of policies, networking opportunities and an introduction of the staff.

Due Dates For Fees

Payment is due on May 31. A $50 non-refundable/non-transferable deposit is required at the time of registration. The deposit is applied to the overall session fee. Your balance in full must be received by the payment deadline, or your registration will be cancelled & the deposit will be forfeited. Each camp session has a limited number of openings & you must be a UMass Lowell member at the time of registration to receive the discounted rates.

Acceptable forms of payment: cash, check or credit card (we do not except AMEX). Checks must be payable to: UMass Lowell Campus Recreation. Registrations are processed on a first-come, first-serve basis.


For more information, please contact Meg Flynn, Assistant Director of Intramural Sports and Youth Programs, at 978-934-2393 or email: