Wildlife Undergraduate Programs View Camp Gallery

2018 Conservation Camps


Choose your camp (check one, you must register for each camp separately):

Wildlife & Recreation Edition. June 3-6. Rising 7th graders through 2018 high school graduates.
  • Dive into hands-on experiences in wildlife science, outdoor skills, college life and conservation careers. $325 (all-inclusive) residential camp on the Mississippi State University Campus. Discount available for sibling groups living in the same household.


Discovery Days Edition. June 10-13. Girls who are rising 9th graders through 2018 high school graduates.
  • Girls Only! Think you might want to be a field biologist or a wildlife veterinarian? Experience it with an all-female staff of successful biologists. $325 (all-inclusive; $100 non-refundable deposit)


Day Camp Edition. June 18-22. Rising 6th – 8th graders. 8:30-4:30 PM.
  • A summer camp experience without the extra cost! This MSU-based camp features fun-filled science and nature exploration. 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM, Monday–Friday. $75 fee includes lunch and all activity costs.



Hunter Education

Hunter Education certification by the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks requires both written and instructor-led (face to face) coursework. Campers who so desire may complete Hunter Education certification after the conclusion of regular camp activities.Conservation Camp: Wildlife Recreation Edition only..


Other Useful Information

Residential camps include food, lodging, and on-site transportation (transportation to/from Starkville, MS excluded).

A non-refundable deposit of $100.00 is required at the time of registration for residential camps. Full payment must be made by 10 days prior to the first day of camp, or your registration is cancelled and deposit is lost. Full payment (non-refundable) of $75 is required for day camp registration.

If you have problems with electronic registration, contact Kayleigh Hynes at (662)-325-3133 or kah732@msstate.edu. If you would like more information about the camp programs, please contact Leslie Burger, camp director, at 662-325-6686 or leslie.burger@msstate.edu.


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Residential Camps
One Person Deposit - $100
Two Person Deposit - $200
Three Person Deposit - $300
Four Person Deposit - $400
Day Camp
One Person - $75
Two Person - $150
Three Person - $225
Four Person - $300

Person(s) Attending: At least one child is required for registration.

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After submitting this form, you will be directed to a secure server to complete payment and registration.

If you have problems with registering, contact contact Leslie Burger at (662)-325-6686 or leslie.burger@msstate.edu