HSC Summer Camp
HSC’s Annual Camp is a weekend full of fun and learning in the company of fellow students and recent alumn, in a beautiful setting that takes you away from the hustle and bustle of life and school pressures into a serene and uplifting environment.
Campers from all over North America get together to learn about our great heritage and culture, play exciting team building games, engage in stimulating discussions, enjoy blissful yoga and meditation sessions and much more. The evenings are filled with singing, dancing, games, and opportunities to share memories and create new ones.
So, grab a couple friends and your siblings and come on over!
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This year's theme is:
We will have discussions, speakers, and interactive sessions to engage with this topic!
To reserve a spot, please fill out the registration form & send in your non-refundable registration fee. Lodging and food included. Limited capacity, first come first serve!
Non-HSC member (under age 35): $108
HSC Students (part of an HSC chapter): $75
Note: Admission is FREE for those attendees traveling from more than 500 miles away. You will still need to submit a registration fee, which will be reimbursed upon conclusion of the camp.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What is the goal of HSC Summer Camp?
A: Since 1990, HSC Annual Summer Camp has been the highlight of Hindu Youth activities throughout the year. The goal of HSC Summer Camp is to bring together Hindu students from across all HSC chapters to promote unity and provide a forum to discuss various spiritual and philosophical topics, enhancing their knowledge about Hindu heritage and history. At HSC Summer Camp, students relax and rejuvenate with yoga, meditation and Bhajans. Along with meeting all other Hindu Students from around the continent, there will also be plenty of opportunities for team bonding, fun, and games during the camp.
Q: Who is invited to HSC Summer Camp?
A: The HSC Summer Camp is open to all HSC chapter members both in college and high school. High School students must be at least 15 years of age, and students under 18 years will be asked to sign a Parental Consent Form (to be sent after registration). Non-HSC members are also welcome to attend (up to age 35).
Q: Where will the Summit be taking place?
A: This year’s Summer Camp will be held at Arsha Vidya Gurukulam, located in the serene valley of Central Pennsylvania. Address: 651 State Rte 115, Saylorsburg, PA 18353
Q: When is the Summer Camp?
Summer Camp will start on Friday, June 2rd at 5 PM ET till Sunday, June 4th at 2 PM ET. Possible options for dropoff/pickup will be available on Friday and Sunday.
Q: What flights should I book?
Please book flights that arrive at the Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR). HSC Team members will do their best to provide transportation from EWR to Asha Vidya Gurukulum. It is possible to use a ride sharing app to get to AVG.
Flights can also be booked to PHL, JFK, LGA, or MDT with less chances of pick up/drop off.
Please feel free to reach out to us for help in picking the correct flight times. Once you have booked, please email your itinerary to [email protected].
Q: How much is admission?
A: Registration is $75 for HSC students and $108 for all others. 100% of your registration fee is going to Arsha Vidya Gurukulam for their hospitality, including food, snacks, chai, lodging, use of their beautiful facilities.
Admission is FREE for those attendees traveling from more than 500 miles away. You will still need to submit a registration fee, which can be reimbursed, if requested, upon conclusion of the camp. You are also welcome to donate your registration fee to HSC/AVG!
For financial assistance, please reach out to [email protected].
Capacity is limited. So please make sure to submit all deposits/ itineraries along with your registration form in order to reserve your spot.
Q: What does admission include?
Admission includes lodging and meals for the entire duration of the program.
Travel expenses are not covered in the registration fee. Please make your own arrangements. We will do our best to arrange pick ups and drop offs at arrival and departure. It is possible to use a ride sharing app to get to AVG.
Q: How do I pay the registration fee?
Please pay the deposit per attendee using the registration form.
Please make sure to indicate the attendee’s name that matches the registration form when submitting fees. If you have any questions or concerns, please email [email protected].
Q: What are the Covid guidelines for the event?
Please follow current local and national guidelines.