Bulldog Day Camp

Bulldog Day Camp



The Basketball Camp strives to develop and improve fundamental basketball skills as well as to teach the broader benefits of the game: sportsmanship and fun. We provide professional instruction, personal attention, and an atmosphere conducive to learning.

Once you see the message that your registration has been added, click the cart located to the top right to check out. If you are registering more than one camper, please repeat the process on this page twice before checking out. This ensures we get the registration form for each player you are registering for camp.

Please see additional information below.


Additional Information



At A Glance

Who: Boys ages 7-15
Where: On the campus of Yale University, Payne Whitney Gymnasium and the Lanman Center.
Campers must enter through Payne Whitney Gymnasium. SEE MAP BELOW.
When: Two sessions - June 25-29, 2018 or August 6–10, 2018.
Time: 8:30–4:30 Monday–Thursday; 8:30–12 Friday
Cost: $300 per week
Phone: 203.432.1484

A Typical Day

8:30 Roll Call
8:45 Stretching
9:15 Stations
10:30 Break
10:45 Games
12:00 Bag Lunch
1:00 Mini-Lecture
1:30 Games
4:00 Individual Instruction
4:30 Pick-Up



  • Motivational Lectures Subjects include off-season training; improving self-confidence; the value of positive attitude; goal setting.
  • Personal Attention Player/Coach ratio of 8:1; campers grouped by age, size, and ability.
  • Skill-Building Stations Ball handling, shooting, etc.
  • Free Camp Basketball
  • Play Two League Games per Day
  • Special Shooting Contests
  • Free Camp T-shirt
  • Prize Giveaways
  • Canteen Pizza, sodas, snacks



A health form will be sent to each camper following receipt of an application and tuition. This form must be completed by the parent and the participant’s physician and received prior to camp. The medical form must contain insurance company name and policy number. A trainer will be available at camp; more serious illness or injury will be referred to Yale-New Haven Hospital.





The Colonel Lanman Center is one of the finest indoor practice facilities in the country. This $26 million state-of-the-art, air-conditioned gym features four full-length basketball courts with more than 20 baskets and an indoor running track.

Camper drop-off and pickup will be at Payne Whitney Gym.





After program acceptance, refunds made will be less a $50 administrative fee provided notification is received no later than 20 days prior to the start of camp.


By registering on the site, I hereby acknowledge that I have voluntarily and freely elected to participate in this camp and that I am not required to do so. I understand and agree that Yale University and/or its representatives assume no liability in the event of accident or illness, nor for damage or injury to person or property of any nature whatsoever. I voluntarily and freely assume all risk of accident, injury, illness, or damage to or loss of property. Yale University shall not be responsible to any person for any of my acts or omissions. I agree to release, indemnify, and hold harmless Yale University from and against any claim which I, my parents or guardian, or any other person may have for any losses, damages, or injuries arising out of or in connection with my participation in the Bulldog Basketball Camp.


We never share email addresses and may contact you to alert you that camp registration has started for the summer sessions or for official camp business related to your child.



Payne Whitney Gym at Yale University

70 Tower Pkwy, New Haven, CT 06511


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