Falcon Center Summer Day Camp


Falcon Center offers a fun summer day camp for children of FSU/Pierpont and our Fairmont community.  We offer educational & recreational activities that are simple to follow and fun to participate in. The activities offer children physical and nutritional activities and socialiazation leaving them with personal growth, increased self-esteem, respect for different cultures, team work & social communication.




Camp Sponsorship

Due to the generous donation from the Fairmont Regional Medical Center, the day camp will be able to provide full scholarships to 2017 eligible campers.  The Marion County Board of Education has provided a list of students eligible for scholarships and those eligible will be contacted by the day camp staff.

To learn more about the Fairmont Regional Medical Center, CLICK HERE.
To learn more about the Marion County Board of Education, CLICK HERE.

Safety & Age Requirements


We strive to provide a "safety first" recreational environment for the children at all times.

  • Counselors will ensure the children's safety at all times
  • Certified lifeguards will be on duty when children are in the pool.
  • Nursing Station on 3rd floor of Falcon Center
  • Campus Security on 3rd floor of Falcon Center

Children must be between the ages of 6-12 years old when attending camp. Once turning 14 years old, the may be eligible to return to camp as a Junior Counselor.  To see Junior Counselor requirements, CLICK HERE.  


Coming to Camp?

Attending the day camp can be done in an easy 3 step process:

Step 1 - Pay for your week at camp either on-line or in person at the reception desk at the Falcon Center, SEE Instructions below.  

STEP 2: Register to tell us you're coming. However, registration is not complete until you pay the camp fees. If you have been offered a scholarship opportunity, in the "Other" category, on the form please designate "Scholarship" and which school referred you.   To Register, CLICK HERE.  

STEP 3:  Complete the NEW online camper medical forms. You will still need to provide the camp with a form from a Physician showing a recent physical prior to attending the camp. To start the medical forms, click here.


Online Payment

With our new online payment system, you can select the week or weeks you would like to attend and pay online. The week or weeks must be paid in full at the time of checkout. You may pay for each week one at a time as the summer goes on to alleviate the one time large payment.  Payment for each individual week must be received prior to the child attending that week at camp. 

Step 1: Visit our online payment system. http://falconrec.fairmontstate.edu/
Step 2:  In the upper right corner, click " Sign In"
Step 3: If you already have an account, log in.  If not, create an account for free.
Step 4:  After you are logged in, in the upper right corner, click your user name.
Step 5:  In the middle of the screen, click on the blue bar that says “add dependent.” Each child coming to camp must be added as a dependent since you will be placing the child into the week or weeks.
Step 6:  After the child or children have been added, in the maroon bar towards the top, click "Day Camp" from the top selections.
Step 7:  Select "Falcon Center Summer Day Camp" - 2 choices
Step 9:  Find the week or weeks you wish to attend then click the blue bar on the right titled “Add to cart.”  After adding to cart, you will be prompted to add the child or children into that week.
Step 10:  Proceed to payment.

Session 5 Notice

Session 5 will not include Tuesday, Fourth of July holiday, the price of this week will be $120.  


Dates - 2017



Session Dates

Session 1

June 5 - 9

Session 2

June 12- 16

Session 3

June 19-23

Session 4

June 26-30

*Session 5

July 3-7

Session 6

July 10-14

Session 7

July 17-21

Session 8

July 24-28

*No camp on July 4th

*Medical Forms must be submitted along with a physical form before a child can attend camp*


Each Week

Camp Hours

1, 2, 3, 4, *5, 6, 7, 8

per week

* Short week due to observance of 4th of July, cost for this week is $120.

Cost includes daily snacks, lunch and t-shirt.  
One shirt will be given to each child regardless the number of weeks attending.




The camp cost includes a lunch for every child provided by Fairmont State University Dining Services on the 2nd floor of the falcon center.

Lunch menus will be available for the entire week on Monday of each week. Each lunch will provide one entrées , two sides, a salad, drink and a healthy snack.







Other Costs


25.00 Late Cancellation Fee - If you wish to withdraw from a session, please let us know two weeks prior to the beginning of the session. If you withdraw from any session after the two week deadline, you will incur this fee.

Late Pickup Fee - Campers must be picked up by 5:00pm each day.  Parent/Guardians will be charged $15 if camper is not picked up by 5:15pm, please call if an emergency arises.

tennisRefund Request - For a refund to be processed, written communication should be sent to Michelle.Duckworth@fairmontstate.edu which includes name, reason for refund, date(s) & address. All refunds are handled at the discretion of the Camp Director and questions should be directed to them.




How to get to Camp