top of page

The Ultimate College Tennis Experience!

exclusively taught by college coaches


June 22-24,2018 

3 day camp


June 22-26, 2018

5 day camp 

3 day camp

Commuter: $950 

Resident: $1099

5 day camp

Commuter: $1,500

Resident: $1,650

Please Note:

"Commuter" does not include housing.

 "Resident" includes housing.

Already Registered? Complete post registration forms

Age Requirement: boys & girls entering grades 8 - 12  

​Camps are open to any and all entrants, limited only by age, gender, grade level or number of participants

Share this camp with your friends!

About PENN Camp


University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA



The goal of the camp is to continue your development as a player while immersing you in and exposing you to a competitive college tennis environment. While technique will be evaluated and addressed, the aim of the camp is to focus on how to play and how best to prepare for college tennis.

  • 12 hours (3 day camp) 20 hours (5 day camp) of on court collegiate style drill, match play for UTR ratings and fitness training

  • College style training exclusively with college coaches 

  • Get exposure and network with college coaches

  • improve your skills and learn singles and doubles strategy specific to college tennis. 

  • In class seminars to motivate and educate players on how to prepare for college tennis 

  • T-shirt, prizes and much more!


the Hamlin Tennis Center is the home of the Penn men's and women's tennis teams and is one of the finest collegiate facilities in the country! Featuring 20 courts (12 outdoor & 8 indoor). Take a 360 degree view of tennis center!!startscene=tennis-courts



The Resident Program includes meals, 24-hour adult supervision and luxury hotel accommodations at the Sheraton University City (located next to campus and walking distance to the courts). All rooms are double or triple occupancy. Specific roommates can be requested, or if no request is made, players will be assigned a roommate of the same gender and age. The Commuter Program, which does not include overnight accommodations, is also an available option.

Transportation & Airport Pickup Service:

Regional Rail service (SEPTA), which includes an Airport Line that runs directly from the Philadelphia International Airport to the University City station. University City station is only a few steps away from Penn's campus. The cost is approx. $10 each way. Campers must bring cash to pay for tickets. 


Students flying unaccompanied by an adult can be met by a member of our coaching staff at the rail station in Philadelphia International Airport , according to the following schedule:


3 Day Camp

Schedule your arrival into the Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) on Friday, June 22 between 1100 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. and your departure on Sunday, June 24 after 5:00 p.m.

5 Day Camp

Schedule your arrival into the Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) on Friday, June 22 between 1100 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. and your departure on Tuesday, June 26 after 4:30 p.m.

*If you encounter problems scheduling flights during these times  - please contact us at before booking any flights. 

Local Hotel Accommodations

For families requiring hotel accommodations, we recommend three hotels:

Sheraton (our resident camper hotel):


Homewood Suites by Hilton:

The Inn at Penn by Hilton:

Meet the Coaches 

Learn from the best! Exclusively taught by college coaches

University of Pennsylvania

David Geatz

Yale University

Brooke Bolender

Babson College

James Berrigan


Binghampton University

Nick Zieziula

Brandeis University

Ben Lamanna

Carnegie Mellon University

Michael Belmonte

Drexel University

Mehdi Rhazali

Hamilton College

Matt Brisotti

Hofstra University

Jason Pasion

Loyola New Orleans University

Kyle Russell

Missouri Western State University

Shawn Becker

Springfield College

Chad Stoloff

St. John's University

Lauren Leo

St. Lawrence University

Neil Caniga

StoneHill College

Marc Maloney

Temple University

Steve Mauro

University of Minnesota

Brian Ward

Wheaton College

Pauri Pandian

Hofstra University

Jason Pasion

Villanova University

Steve Reiniger

Additional college coaches announcements coming soon!

*coaches schedule subject to change

Camp Schedule


Friday June 22 - Camp Day 1

2:15-3:00 p.m. - Resident check-in at Sheraton University City Hotel. 

3:15-3:45 p.m. - Commuter Check in at Penn Indoor Tennis Courts

4:00-4:15 p.m. - Welcome seminar (coaches introductions)

4:30-5:00 p.m. - Player warm-up and evaluation

5:00-7:30 p.m. - College Style practices

7:30 p.m.          - Commuters get picked up

7:30-8:30 p.m. - Dinner for resident campers

9:00-9:15 p.m. – Meeting for resident campers at hotel

10:15 p.m. - Lights out

Saturday June 16 - Camp Day 2

7:30-8:00 a.m. – Breakfast for residents

8:00-8:15 a.m.  - Commuters Check in at Penn Indoor Tennis Courts

8:30-11:00 a.m. - UTR Match play (singles & doubles) & college style fitness

11:00-12:00 p.m. – Lunch/Rest 

12:00-1:00 p.m.   - College coach presentations

1:00-5:00 p.m. – UTR Match play (singles & doubles) & college style fitness
5:00-6:15 p.m. –  Presentations for Parents and campers by Founder Tarek Merchant and Host Coach David Geatz (UPENN), followed by College coaches Q&A session

6:15 p.m.          - Commuters get picked up

6:30-7:30 p.m. – Dinner for Residents. 

7:30-10:00 p.m. - Evening activities for resident campers

10:15 p.m. – Lights out 


Sunday June 17 - Camp Day 3

7:30-8:00 a.m. - Breakfast for residents

8:00-8:15 a.m.   - Commuters Check in at Penn Indoor Tennis Courts

8:30-12:00 p.m. – College Style drills and team match play

12:00-1:15 p.m. - Lunch/Rest

1:15-2:15 p.m. - one point tournament and bumper games

2:15-2:30 p.m. – Closing Ceremony; Camp concludes for 3 day campers

Continued schedule for 5 day campers

3:00-3:30 p.m. - On court for “Team Ball Game”

3:30-5:30 p.m. - College Style team match play (singles & doubles)

5:30 p.m.          - Commuters get picked up

6:00-7:00 p.m. - Dinner for resident camper

7:00-10:00 p.m. - ​Evening Activities

10:15 p.m. – Lights out 


Monday June 25 - Camp Day 4

8:00-8:30 a.m. -  Breakfast for residents

8:30-8:45 a.m. - Commuters Check in at Penn Indoor Tennis Courts

9:00-10:00 a.m. - Campus tour with Admissions

10:15-11:00 a.m. - coaches presentations

11:00-1:30 p.m. - College style singles and doubles drills

1:45-2:45 p.m. - Lunch/Rest at cafeteria

3:00-5:30 p.m. - Team Tennis Matchplay (singles and doubles)

5:30 p.m.          - Commuters get picked up

6:00-7:00 p.m. - Dinner for resident campers

7:00-10:00 p.m. -  Evening Activities

10:15 p.m. – Lights out 


Tuesday June 26 - Camp Day 5

8:00-8:30 a.m. -  Breakfast for residents

8:40-8:45 a.m. - Commuters check in at outdoor tennis center

9:00-11:30 a.m. - College Style Training and Yoga session

11:30-1:15 p.m. - Team Tennis Matchplay (singles and doubles)

1:15-1:30pm - Camp Concludes - Closing Ceremony at courts

*schedule is subject to change in case of inclement weather

Penn Registration Session 2
Camp Registration Form
Spots Available
bottom of page