Rutgers Rec Kids Summer Camp (formerly New Horizons Day Camp) is proud to be accredited by the American Camp Association! RU Rec Day Camp offers children a supervised, positive environment where they can learn and grow through a variety of activities. Camp experiences are an integral part of a child’s total education. It offers an opportunity for children to build long lasting friendships while learning valuable life lessons.
The RU Rec Day Camp is supervised by Recreation professionals, state-certified teachers, as well as specially trained college aged staff. ALL staff is certified in First Aid, CPR & AED. Swim lessons are taught by Red Cross certified instructors. All lifeguards are Red Cross certified lifeguards.
Day Camp Features:
- Sports & Games
- Arts & Crafts
- Swim lessons and free swim
- Weekly themes
- Special events and trips
- T-shirt and daily snack are provided
- Exposure to a variety of safe & fun, age appropriate activities
- Utilizes Rutgers University recreational facility and fields
- Offers pre and post-camp supervision
- Mature, well trained, creative and energetic staff
Age: 5-11 (Co-Ed)
Weeks of Camp
Week 1 (June 24 – June 28)
Week 2 (July 1 – July 5) *no camp on July 4 & July 5
Week 3 (July 8 – July 12)
Week 4 (July 15 – July 19)
Week 5 (July 22 – July 26)
Week 6 (July 29 – August 2)
Week 7 (August 5 – August 9)
$350 per camper, per week
Early Bird Special – $325 per camp per week if purchased before March 31
$325 per camper, per week.
Early Bird Special-$300 per camper if purchased before March 31
Pre-Care: Available starting at 7:30AM for an
additional fee of $36/week or $9/day.
After-Care: Available until 6:00PM for an additional
fee of $40/week or $10/day.
Pre-Care and After-Care are paid separately from camp registration. It can be purchased on-site at the Cook/Douglass Recreation Center or online during the camp season.
If cancellation is made prior to April 15, 2019, a full refund, minus a $25 processing fee, will be made. Cancellations from April 16 – June 1, 2019 will receive a 50% refund. Cancellations after June 1, 2019 will receive NO refund.