Frequently Asked Questions
Q: When is check-in and pick-up for Middle School All Skills camps?
A: Check-in is 8:30-9:00 am in the lobby of Flowers Hall (main gym) Pine Street. Pick up is at 3:00 pm daily for Middle School All- Skills. Lunch is provided.
Q: When is check-in and pick up for High School Team and High Performance commuter camps?
A: Check-in is from 1-2 pm in the lobby of Flowers Hall (main gym) Pine Street. Pick up is at 3:00 pm daily for commuters. Lunch is provided. Commuters can return for the 6-8 pm sessions.
Q: Since there are all different ages and skill levels, how will my daughter be grouped at your camp?
A: All campers will come together according to age and skill level and moved around on the first session of camp to find the appropriate grouping.
Q: If my daughter is just beginning to play volleyball, which camp will be best for her?
A: The Middle School All Skills Camp is the only session appropriate for beginners as it focuses on skill development and technique and your daughter will receive more personalized instruction. All Skills Camp places campers on courts with campers of similar skill levels. All Skills Camp include beginners and intermediate to advanced players through the 8th grade.
Q: My daughter is attending Team Camp/High Performance Camp but can only attend 2 of 3 days, can the camp fee be reduced/ prorated.
A: Camp fees will not be reduced based on days attended as our costs are fixed once the camp begins.
Q: If my daughter cannot attend camp due to a injury, can we request a refund or credit?
A: Yes, the refund policy below applies, but a student with a injury and doctors note can receive credit for the difference for the following summer. Ex, Camper pays $275 and cancels after deadline on July 3rd, camper with doctors note for injury can receive credit for the following summer.
Q: My daughter would like to attend High Performance Camp and may need to fly in alone, when do you suggest we schedule her flight and transportation to and from the airport?
A: Please email rwhite12@UNA.edu before booking flights for information.
Q: If my daughter is staying overnight what items should she bring?
A: Lodging is on campus. Campers should bring a sleeping bag, pillow, towels, toiletries, water bottle, practice clothes, shoes, alarm clock, and money for snacks.
Q: My daughter is signed up for overnight camp; will there be any supervision after the night session?
A: Yes. Female Coaches will be assigned to each hall. The campers will not be permitted to roam around after curfew. Teams will be monitored by their coach.
Q: My daughter is staying overnight, can I take her off campus?
A: Yes, but only with a signed Parental Consent Form. You must make prior arrangements for pick-ups and drop-offs during check-in. Because coordinating pick-ups and drop-offs can be burdensome, we ask that you limit requests to emergencies.
Q: What will my daughter need to wear/bring to camp?
A: All campers should wear shorts or spandex, t-shirts, athletic shoes, knee pads and bring a water bottle. We have camp theme days: Day 1- Tie-Dye/ Neon, Day 2- Super Hero Day,
Day 3, Camp T-Shirt Day
Q: Can parents come and watch during camp?
A: For our camper’s protection and our liability we ask that non-participants (parents/ siblings) come on “Parent Day” which takes place on the last session from 1:30 pm- 3:00 pm.
Q: Is it possible to make any changes to my daughter's registration form after it is submitted?
A: Yes! All you need to do is login to your Camp Network account. Click here to access your registration form, pay any remaining balances, or see any camp documents. https://portal.campnetwork.com/login.php?ef=alo
Q: Can I change the week or session I signed my camper to attend?
A: There is limited court space but if there is availability, we will gladly change it for you. Please email SweetHomeAlabama.Volleyball@gmail.com for changes in camp sessions/ dates.
Q: When is the balance due on camp sessions?
A: A reminder email will be sent 2 weeks prior to the camp session. Please pay balance no later than July 1.
Q: What is your refund policy?
A: Below is our policy based on the date you request a refund. Prior to July 1st you may email SweetHomeAlabama.Volleyball@gmail.com to request cancellation and refunds based on the following:
· Prior to June 1st- Full Refund Less $50 (Administrative Fees)
· June 2nd-June 30- Refund Less $150 Deposit
· On or after July 1- No Refund
COVID-19 Update (March 1, 2021): We are excited to announce that all of our summer camps are currently still on schedule and we are hopeful that all will be well by July. Should we be forced to cancel 2021 camps due to COVID-19, we will issue full refunds to all that are registered at the point of cancellation. We look forward to seeing you in July!