Esports Boot Camp 101

Main Content

This 5-day camp will load gamers into the world of competitive eSports, generating awareness of healthy gaming habits and exploring what it means to be a part of a successful team. This crash course will investigate the basics of eSports practice and gameplay while developing the gamers communication and problem-solving skills as a team. Gamers will spend time in a multiple set of competitive games with a Teen rating, playing on a PC, with the option of using either a mouse & keyboard, or a controller.

Please note, eSports Boot Camp 101 will follow IDPH Restore Illinois Camp Guidelines.


  • Date: July 19-23
  • Time: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Age: 12-15
  • Location: SIU Student Center
  • Fee: Day Camper - $300

Register Now!

  • Register Online for eSports Boot Camp 101
  • Register by phone with VISA, Discover, or Mastercard by calling Conference and Scheduling Services at 618-536-7751.
  • Fax the registration form with credit card payment information to 618-453-5680.

Program Requirement

The Camp Release Form is required for camp participation and must be received in our office prior to camp beginning. The 2021 Camp Release Form will be uploaded at a later date.


Please call Faith King at 618-864-5269 or send an email to

Cancellation/Refund Policy

All requests for refunds must be submitted in writing. The registration fee, less a $15 cancellation fee, will be refunded if you cancel at least7 business days prior to the camp. Any time after that date, refunds less the $15 fee) will be issued for medical reasons only and must have a signed statement from your physician. If a medical cancellation request is not received by the last day of instruction, a refund will not be issued. Refunds are not given to campers who voluntarily leave camp or who are sent home for disciplinary reasons.