Teen Tiger's FAQs

Check out our website for up-to-date listings of current camp offerings, registration, and contact information. For specific questions, please contact Tiger’s Den directors at tigersden@lsu.edu or call (225) 578-7029.

Registration closes the Wednesday before the first day of camp the following week or when the program fills, so please make sure to register early to ensure your teen's spot.

Teen Tiger's Camp will not be going on any field trips during the pilot program.

Camp will begin and end in the East Gym as "home base". Most activities, when weather permits, will beheld outdoors.

  • Camp Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Drop Off: 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
  • Pick Up: 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • No early drop off or late pick up is offered

Lunch and snacks will be provided during summer camp. For special food accommodations, please contact Tiger’s Den directors at tigersden@lsu.edu.

The Parent Handbook is a valuable resource that all families should review prior to attending camp. Click here to view the handbook or email Tiger’s Den directors at tigersden@lsu.edu.

  • If canceled 10 days prior to the session – $10 administration fee.
  • If cancelled three to nine days prior to first day of the session start date – 50% of registration fee will be refunded.
  • If cancelled two or less days prior to first day of the session start date – No refund will be given.

No, Teen Tiger's Summer Camp is open to all for $50 per day.

UREC takes all major credit cards and personal checks.

Camp includes a wide variety of activities based around themes assigned to each week. Campers can expect to participate in outdoor adventures, sports, and aquatic activities.

Teens 13-14 are eligible to attend Teen Tigers.

Camp will be held at LSU University Recreation facility.

  • Counselors are responsible for ensuring a safe environment and positive camp experience for all campers. Counselors are current college students or recent graduates.
  • Counselors complete an extensive training prior to the start of camp, which focuses on topics such as child behavior and development, discipline, incident prevention, rules and regulations, and certification in First Aid/CPR/AED for Adult, Child, & Infant by the American Red Cross.
  • All staff, including Director and Counselors, must pass a background check to be employed with Tiger’s Den.

Registration costs are $50 per day or $125 for all three days.

Teens should come dressed for a full day of activity. We recommend activity clothes and athletic shoes. Open-toed shoes will not be permitted. Campers should bring items in a well-marked backpack or athletic bag. Conduct University Recreation reserves the right to dismiss a camper if their behavior jeopardizes the others campers’ safety and well-being.