What to Bring to Camp

You should bring:

  • a portable fan (rooms are not air-conditioned)
  • pillow(s) and pillowcase(s)
  • blankets or sleeping bag (twin bed size) (fitted and flat sheet provided)
  • soap, toiletries, washcloth, and towels
  • alarm clock
  • sunscreen and/or hat
  • summer clothing suitable for hot weather
  • jacket/clothing for cool evenings
  • rain gear (check the forecast)
  • comfortable shoes (it is a large campus)
  • cash for impromptu walks with the counselors to Berkey Creamery, snacks from vending machines, or shopping for souvenirs (optional — all other meals and snacks are provided)
    • each room has a small refrigerator and microwave
  • headphones for music
  • prescription and over-the-counter medications (in original container)
  • masks (optional)

Do NOT bring:

  • a personal laptop (campers will use campus computer facilities)
  • valuables – Penn State is not responsible for lost or stolen personal items