The UW–Madison Office of Youth Protection and Compliance requires the following training for any UW employees working with minors. These classes are available throughout the academic year on campus:
- CPR/First Aid/AED
- Youth Protection
- Youth Mental Health First Aid
- Mandated Reporter Training
- Preventing Sexual Harassment and Sexual Violence at UW–Madison
- Campus Security Authority
How to apply
Applicants should be at least four years older than the oldest camper. For Junior Session, our oldest camper is typically 15 years old; for Senior Session, our oldest participants are 17-18 years old.
Two non-family references are required of new SMC counselors, along with a completed application form.
All counselors are required to stay in the dorms with the students for the duration of the camp.