Frequently Asked Questions
How much does Camp Duke cost? $150 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 300 campers, registration will end on June 15, 2013 at 5pm or when the 300 camper capacity is filled.
How do I pay for Camp Duke? You can pay via credit card on the website* on the registration page, or send a check to:
New Student Orientation
100 Campus Drive STF 209C
Weatherford OK 73096
Please make checks payable to SWOSU Foundation for Camp Duke OR SWOSU Foundation for NSO.
*if you pay via credit card on the website your payment will be referred to as a donation
What time does Camp Duke start? Check-in is from 3:00pm to 3:45pm on Monday, July 15th. Detailed instructions will be included in the confirmation.
What time does Camp Duke end? Closing ceremony will take place at 2pm on Wednesday, July 17th. Campers will return to their Residence Hall to retrieve their items no later than 2:45pm and will then be allowed to leave the camp.
What is the dress code 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 $150 registration fee? All meals, lodging in on 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 action 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 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