FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
WHY CHOOSE SEAHAWK VOLLEYBALL CAMPS?
Low 8:1 camper to staff ratios mean there are lots of opportunties for one-on-one feedback.
Each camp registration includes a camp t-shirt for each camper!
Camp is staffed with experienced collegiate coaches as well as past and present college volleyball players.
ARE ALL CAMPS HELD ON THE UNC WILMINGTON CAMPUS?
Yes, all of the training sessions are in the same gyms that our UNCW women’s volleyball and basketball programs use. Both gyms are air conditioned. Beach Camps are located at Capt'n Bill's Backyard Grill at 4240 Market St.
WHAT DOES EACH CAMPER RECEIVE?
Beginners Only Day Camp, Evening Skills Series, All Skills Camp, Advanced Camp, and Position Camp participants will receive a UNCW volleyball camp t-shirt. Beach campers receive a UNCW beach volleyball camp tank top. In addition, daily prizes are awarded throughout these camps.
IS A PHYSICAL EXAM REQUIRED TO ATTEND CAMP?
No, but you must download and complete the Medical Form and you will be required bring this form with you to camp. This form does NOT require a physician’s signature; rather, a parent/guardian must sign the form. Campers will not be allowed to participate without this form.
WHAT HAPPENS IF MY DAUGHTER IS INJURED OR SICK DURING CAMP?
There is around the clock medical supervision, which includes athletic trainers on call at all sites during the duration of camp. In addition, we have use of our Sports Medicine facility on campus for injury treatment if needed. Parents will be notified of any injury or sickness.
DO YOU OFFER ANY DISCOUNTS?
Currently, we are not offering an Early Bird Discount. UNCW Faculty/Staff receive a $40 discount off of their child’s registration for All Skills Camp, Advanced Camp, and Position Camp only.
WHEN IS THE REMAINING BALANCE DUE?
Due to COVID-19 all payments must be made in full, by credit card, online. Registrations will not be accepted without full payment.
DOES MY DAUGHTER NEED ANY MONEY AT CAMP?
We suggest $60 for your daughter. The camp store will have volleyball apparel for sale such as t-shirts, spandex, key chains, sweatshirts etc.
WHAT IS THE COACH-TO-CAMPER RATIO?
At our full day camp, we have one coach for every 8 campers. The Dottie Hampton Summer Volleyball Camp staff is comprised of head and assistant college coaches, along with some of the top high school and club volleyball coaches in the region, current professional volleyball players and NCAA college athletes.
HOW CAN I REACH MY DAUGHTER DURING EACH WEEK OF CAMP?
Our Athletic Department phone number is: 910-962-3232. For emergencies, you can also contact our campus police at: 910-962-3184. Camp Director Dottie Hampton’s cell phone number is 317-374-2375, and David Fischer's is 310.266.5887
HOW DO I APPLY FOR CAMP?
We prefer you register and pay online at
All major credit cards accepted. You will receive an email confirmation directing you to the forms page online. It is your responsibility to complete the medical form and bring it to camp.
WHAT SHOULD MY DAUGHTER BRING TO CAMP?
Volleyball equipment (volleyball shoes, knee pads, multiple t-shirts, spandex etc.)
Suggested $60 for possible camp store purchases
A positive attitude!
Please do not bring additional personal equipment (stereos, TV’s etc.)
ARE PARENTS ALLOWED TO WATCH?
TBD depending on state and local COVID-19 Safety Guidelines.
ARE THERE ANY REFUNDS?
Absolutely no refunds for cancellations 48-hours prior to the start of camp check-in. There is a $100 non-refundable deposit for All Skills, Advanced and Position Camps. There is a $50 service fee applied to all Evening Skills and Beginners Only Day Camp cancellations.