We are in the process of finalizing our dates, partnerships, and timelines for the 2018 Camp season. Keep on the lookout for our summer lineup to be released later this fall. In the meantime, you can find a cure for Post PALS Depression by attending one of our Adventures in the off-season.

Our 2017 Camp PALS locations


Camp PALS Chicago will welcome campers and counselors at Elmhurst College to enjoy the Windy City. In the past, our week has included a trip to the Aqua building, a visit to the "bean", and even a sunset sailing trip past the city skyline!

  • Dates: July 23-29, 2017
  • Ages: 15-24
  • Size: 40 campers
  • Location: Elmhurst College

Contact Directors Riannon, Kayla, and Devin


Camp PALS Cleveland exists in partnership with John Carroll University. Our group of campers and counselors enjoy exploring everything Cleveland has to offer from Lake Erie to Cedar Point.

  • Dates: July 9-15, 2017
  • Ages: 16-25
  • Size: 20 campers 
  • Location: John Carroll University

Contact Directors Gage, Erin, and Lisa


Camp PALS Columbus was our first program in the Buckeye State and we love staying at Ohio State University. In previous years, our group has gone to Hocking Hills, explored the Cosi Museum and hit the waterpark!

  • Dates: June 25 - July 1, 2017
  • Ages: 12-21
  • Size: 20 campers
  • Location: The Ohio State University

Contact Directors Ricky, Meghan, and Julia 


Thanks to the generosity of Georgetown University, Camp PALS Georgetown continues to take our our capital by storm! Last summer, we celebrated our independence by exploring the National Mall, taking a trip to the Chesapeake Bay, and watching a Nationals Game.

  • Dates: July 2-8, 2017
  • Ages: 21-30
  • Size: 40 campers 
  • Location: Georgetown University

Contact Directors Alex, Tori, and Ben


Camp PALS Maine is a dedicated program - created in memory of Myrna Snider Thomas. Camp PALS Maine is an experience designed to honor her legacy. Last year, our group explored the area through swimming, took time to do some summer ice skating, and had lobster in downtown Portland all while enjoying the beauty of the University of New England!

  • Dates: July 23-29, 2017
  • Ages: 21-30
  • Size: 20 campers 
  • Location: University of New England

Contact Directors Allison, Kevin, and Annie

New Jersey 

Camp PALS New Jersey is a dedicated program created in memory of David Frieri. We cannot wait to continue the tradition of PALS New Jersey, including Casino Night, Six Flags and a trip to Ocean City. We’re excited to welcome members of the PALS family to celebrate David's legacy in New Jersey.

  • Dates: June 18-24, 2017
  • Ages: 18-25
  • Size: 40 campers
  • Location: The College of New Jersey

Contact Directors Samantha and Jake

New York 

Camp PALS New York is inspired by the memory of Hope & Bob Senger and the celebration of family. "Family isn't always blood. It's the people in your life who want you in theirs; the ones who accept you for who you are. The ones who would do anything to see you smile and who love you no matter what." -unknown. We are excited to welcome members of the PALS family to celebrate this legacy in New York.

  • Dates: June 25-July 1, 2017
  • Ages: 21-30
  • Size: 40 campers
  • Location: Cornell University

Contact Directors Dan K, Morgan, and Dan R


Camp PALS Philadelphia is our flagship program and has been in existence for over 13 years. Our programming offers an opportunity for our campers to enjoy the Franklin Institute, the beach, arcade and more! This year we are offering two sessions at Cabrini; campers can choose the session that works best for their age and schedule.

  • Size: 40 campers
  • Location: Cabrini College
  • Session 1: 
    • Dates: June 18-24, 2017
    • Ages: 12-18

Contact Directors Shane, David, and Cat

  • Session 2:
    • July 30-August 5, 2017
    • Ages: 14-21

Contact Directors Nick, Amanda, and Evan



Camp PALS Poconos is so excited to return to the University of Scranton. Last year, campers and counselors explored the college town, an incredible state park, and even got to throw out the first pitch at a Railriders Game! 

  • Dates: July 16-22, 2017
  • Ages: 16-25
  • Size: 60 campers
  • Location: University of Scranton

Contact Directors Chris, Maggie, and Dominic

San Francisco

Camp PALS San Francisco creates a chance for our campers and counselors to take in the breath-taking beauty of the West Coast! Last year, our campers enjoyed a day in downtown San Francisco, a beach day on the coast and a trip to Google Headquarters! 

  • Dates: August 6-12, 2017
  • Ages: 16-25
  • Size: 40 campers 
  • Location: Santa Clara University

Contact Directors Meaghan and Patrick