Frequently Asked Questions
How much does Camp Duke cost? $200 and this includes all meals, t-shirt, activities and two nights stay.
When is the last day to enroll for Camp Duke? SWOSU has space for 200 campers, registration will end on June 16, 2014 at 5pm or when the 200 camper capacity is filled.
How do I pay for Camp Duke? You can pay via PayPal on the website or send a check to New Student Orientation 209-C 100 Campus Drive Weatherford OK 73096, make checks payable to Camp Duke.
What time does Camp Duke start? Check-in begins at 1 pm on Wednesday, July 16th at Oklahoma Hall. Directions are located on the Camp Duke website.
What time does Camp Duke end? Checkout will begin at 2pm on Friday, July 18th at Oklahoma Hall.
What is the dress for Camp Duke? July is very warm in Oklahoma; please bring comfortable clothing for outdoor activities from morning to evening. Dress is casual, yet appropriate. Refer to the “What To Bring” tab for further details.
What is included in my $200 registration fee? All meals, lodging in campus Residence Hall, one official Camp Duke t-shirt (worn on the last day), all activities and events.
My summer is really busy, is Camp Duke really worth it? Camp Duke will be an unforgettable experience. Three days and two nights of non-stop fun at Camp Duke will help you feel at ease with SWOSU before you step foot in a classroom. You will meet some of your first SWOSU friends and make memories to last a lifetime! Mark Camp Duke on your calendar right now!
I’m not a very social person, is Camp Duke really the right environment for me? Camp Duke will help you step out of your reserved shell. Data collected from Camp Duke 2013 showed that 62% of campers wanted to return as Camp Counselors, 80% of campers said Camp helped them better prepare for college academically, 98% of campers said Camp helped them better prepare for college socially. Data collected at similar freshman camps show that 16% of campers consider themselves ‘shy’ when they first set foot on campus. After camp, 61% felt that they had become more outgoing or relaxed after attending the camp.
How do I get to Camp Duke? Click here!
Where can I park? You may park in any of the campus parking lots. There are several lots that surround Oklahoma Hall, lots near the Student Union as well as north of Oklahoma Hall (across Davis St.) near the Fine Arts Center.