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Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday

8:45 a.m. – 4:20 p.m.

AM Extended Care Drop-off
7 – 8:20 a.m.

Camper Drop-off
8:45 – 9:15 a.m.

Camper Pick-up
4:00 – 4:20 p.m.

PM Extended Care Pick-up
4:20 – 6 p.m.

9:30 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Orientation Dates

Open House:

Saturday June 10th & Sunday June 11th

  1 - 5 PM

Tours begin every hour at

1, 2, 3, & 4 PM

Download Orientation Guide

View Orientation Guide



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Varsity Day Camp has been privately owned and operated since 1950. The camp is located about 18 miles from Ann Arbor in Hamburg Township, Livingston County. Camp Activities are conducted on a 40-acre site located 1/2 mile south of M-36 on Cordley Lake Road on the west shore of Cordley Lake.

Read more about how much fun Ann Arbor area children are having at Varsity Day Camp on our Camper Memories page!

2017 Rates and Polices

2017 Tuition
The camp tuition fee includes lunch, insurance, arts & crafts supplies, all activities and instruction. Campers may register for any combination of days.

Tuition rate:
$40.00 per camper per day, or $200.00/camper/week

To secure your child's place, you will be invoiced for a $25 administration fee plus the first week's tuition.

Each successive week's tuition must be paid in full by the morning of the first day of that week's attendance. Your child may not attend camp on days unpaid for.

If you are adding days or weeks, please do this by the Saturday prior to the Monday of attendence.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Cancellations must be made a minimum of seven (7) days prior to attendance. Parents must call camp and speak with the office. Under certain situations and subject to availabilty, we will reschedule for you.


Extended Care

Before Care
7:00 – 8:45 a.m.

After Care
4:20 – 6:00 p.m.

Please note:
An additional fee of $5/child will be assessed for each "Before Care" or "After Care" session.

Arrival for "Before Care" must be before 8:15 a.m., cars arriving after 8:20 a.m. will be held for regular arrival.

"After Care" participants should arrive with an after-camp snack.

All Sign-In/Sign-Out will take place at Area #3.

Extended Care is included in your camp registration.



Review the Orientation Guide here.


Camper Age Ranges

To attend, campers must fall within these age ranges:

  • Six (6) years old before June 16, 2017
  • No older than thirteen (13) years old when at camp this summer.


Camp Clothing, Equipment, and Supplies

New campers are provided with a camp bag for their swimsuit, towel and personal items that they bring to camp each day.

Play clothes and footwear appropriate for the weather and camp activities should be worn. Camp T-shirts and sweatshirts are available for purchase.

Please do not send baseball bats, balls, landing nets, lacrosse sticks, etc., as all supplies and equipment are provided by the camp.

Please label all camper clothing, towels, etc. to assure their return each day.

Health and Safety

Varsity is licensed by and complies with the rules governing camps set forth by the State of Michigan Office of Children & Adult Licensing under the Department of Human Services and the Livingston County Health Department. Every effort is made to assure the health and safety of campers.

The noon meal is provided. Please check the calendar to see the menu for the current week. Camp staff prepare/make Mrs. Whiz’s famous recipes and serve lunches that are known for their quality, nutritional value and popularity. Please list dietary restrictions, if any, on the Camper Medical Form.


Campers are covered by an excess Medical/Accident insurance plan that is included in the tuition fee.


Registration Process

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