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Camp cost: $525per session (unless otherwise noted)
The tuition does not cover the room & key deposit ($50)
which is applicable to all locations
Your DEPOSIT is non-refundable. Cancellations made 45 days prior
to camp (if fully paid) will receive a 75% refund (less the
deposit). Cancellations made between 29-15 days prior to camp (if
fully paid) will receive a 75% credit for 2012. Cancellations made
between 14-2 days prior to camp will receive a 50% credit for 2012.
No refunds or credits for any cancellation made less than 48 hours
prior to camp. Cancellations must be made in writing via email, fax
or mail (no cancellations will be accepted over the phone).
Deposit, fully paid tuition or credit is fully transferable to a
relative or teammate.
A non-refundable deposit of $100 (minimum) is due with an
application in order to reserve a spot. Deposit can be made online
or by mail.
The balance of the tuition is due 45 days prior to the first day
of that camp.
Remember that this is suggested and you can adjust to your own
12 pairs sweat socks
1 pair good basketball sneakers
1 pair of sandals or sneakers for walking to and from
1 White T-Shirt for Playoffs (You will be given an Orange T-Shirt
4 pairs shorts
1 sweat suit or sweat shirt (June/July/early August Camps)
2 sweat suit or sweat shirts (mid-late August Camps)
1 blanket or sleeping bag
1 pillow and pillow case
toiletry articles (including but not limited to soap, toothpaste
and brush, deodorant, etc)
Do not bring your own basketball; we have plenty of our own
You should try to arrive between 2pm and 4pm.This arrival time
will enable you to:
a. Check –In – At the Dorm (Dorm information will be available at a
b. Receive room assignment
c. Stow your gear in your room
d. Change into basketball clothing
e. Familiarize yourself with the facility
Please Note: the first meal of the day will be dinner so please
either pack a lunch or eat before arriving at camp.
Each camper will need a $50 room and key deposit which is
refundable at the conclusion of the session when the key is
returned and there is no damage to the room.
IMPORTANT: Each camper will need to bring a completed copy of
Five-Star Camp Waiver Form.
Any money or valuables that you wish to check in to the Canteen
should be brought to Check-In.
Any tuition that is owed will be collected at Check-In and must
be paid in Cash, Money Order, or Credit Card. No checks will be
Camp ends after the Awards Ceremony approximately 11:30 am on
the last day of camp. Check-Out will begin approximately 11 am at
the designated Check-in location. Campers will turn in their key,
receive their room &key deposit and any canteen money and
valuables they turned in. All camp transportation will leave
following the awards ceremony.
We can only provide transportation to the appropriate Airport,
train or bus station for $20 per trip. Roundtrip cost is $40.
Once at the airport or station please wait in the baggage claim
area inside the airport, or information area inside other terminal,
for a Five-Star Representative. Listen for a possible page over the
loudspeaker system with directions to meet with Five-Star’s
If we are providing you with a ride back to the airport, please
schedule your departure after 3pm.
Please include your travel plans with your registration, or
e-mail your travel plans to email@example.com,or
call the office (914-964-6540) with your travel plans to schedule a
pick-up/drop-off. Please include the following:
- Flight number
- Arrival time
- Contact information (such as a cell phone number that you will
be traveling with or a parents number)
- Departure information
The canteen is a physical store location varies based on the
facility, where we sell Five-Star gear, snacks and drinks. The
canteen is also a service that is provided to the campers, similar
to a debt or credit account. When you arrive on campus you will be
asked if you want to deposit any money in the canteen. Whatever
amount you wish to deposit will become the amount of credit you
have in the store. The canteen can also be used to purchase items
forgotten at home (toothbrush, soap etc.) because the canteen staff
will go into town each day to purchase these requested items. At
the end of camp any unspent money will be returned to you in
If you hold your money and wish to make cash purchases you can
but at your own risk. Any money you lose or that is potentially
stolen (left your door unlocked, etc) cannot be replaced. The money
you put into account cannot be lost or stolen. In fact you can
store your money with us and not spend any and have it all returned
at the end. The Canteen will also hold on to any valuables such as
plane tickets, I-pods, jewelry etc.
What is the coach to camper ratio?
Traditionally we have a 6 to 1 camper to coach ratio.
Cell phone use is okay during down time in the program (meals,
or just before lights out). Cell phones should be checked in and
out of the canteen, or locked in a safe place in your dorm room.
Any electronic games or audio players should be left at home or
locked in your dorm room. Our staff is not responsible for watching
your items during game play and instructional times.
All activities offered at Five-Star are designed with the
camper’s basketball development in mind. Station instruction,
individual instruction and game play are combined to help each
camper reach their full potential as a basketball player. In some
camps, additional classroom or on-court lecture time, basketball
video or other instruction may be provided. Each camper will spend
the majority of their time outside of meals and sleep, involved
inactive, basketball related activity.
No swimming is allowed at any of our camp sites, regardless of
facilities, as we do not hire trained lifeguards on
Campers stay at the College Dormitories on the college
We generally won’t find out the exact dorm until the week of camp,
although the dorms we have historically stayed in are listed on
each camp’s individual info page. Dorm locations will be sent out
in the pre-camp update e-mail, usually about a week prior to the
Unless otherwise noted, specific camps such as Carolina Courts,
Louisville Hoops, UCF and Duncanville Fieldhouse will utilize local
At most of our college locations, the dorm rooms fit two
campers. Some sites offer rooms that accommodate three and four
camper. However, since our dorm assignments can vary from year to
year, Five-Star operates under the understanding that dorm rooms
will house 2 campers per room.
We will honor roommate requests if space allows. We understand
that campers are, in some cases, traveling long distances and wish
to be roomed with their friends. With that in mind we will do our
best to accommodate your request. Please place roommate requests in
advance by noting on the application card, emailing or writing. If
when you arrive you are not roomed together, we will attempt to
room you together during check-in.
All other campers will be roomed based on age and home
Please Note – at most college sites, we are assigned two person
rooms, so we will not be able to accommodate three person room
requests. We will do our best to put two of the campers together
and have the third camper as close as possible. Groups of more
than three can request to room with their team name or group name
and will be placed as near each other as possible.
Duncanville Fieldhouse- Yes
Alliant University- Yes
Carolina Courts- Yes
Reinhardt College- Yes
Lewis University- Yes
Louisville Hoops- Yes
RMU- 90% of the rooms are Air Conditioned, the non/AC rooms are
generally utilized for Overflow campers if we have high
registration the day of check-in.
Springfield College- No
Camp Wah’Nee – No (Bunks are generally cool during August)
There are coaches on every floor of every dorm with the campers.
We maintain at least an 8:1 camper to staff supervision ratio. Our
well-trained staff monitors all activities including meals and
All of our sites are open to coaches and parents to view at all
times activities are planned. However, we are unable to offer
accommodations or meals for anyone attending as a spectator.
Each camp, regardless of the minimum age requirement, is divided
into separate leagues initially based on age and experience level,
and then adjusted to fit the needs of each individual camper’s
skill level. Camps for 9-18 years old will be split into 3 or 4
divisions, including an “Ivy League” division for the younger
campers. Camps for 11-18 years old will be split into 2 or 3
divisions. Our NBA division is reserved for High School Varsity
players, and is offered at all camp locations.
Campers will complete stations and individual instruction within
their leagues with players of similar age and skill level.
A physical and copy of latest immunizations is required for all
campers attending sessions at Ramapo College. There is no specific
form needed, the forms supplied by your doctor will suffice but
copies must be presented at Check-in.
All campers attending camp at Baylor University will be required
to complete Medical Info forms and Authorization forms required by
Baylor. These forms will be emailed to you prior to camp and must
be returned via mail or fax by a pre-determined date.
At all other camps, a physical is only required if you did not
pass your previous physical during the school year. If for some
reason you have not passed a physical -then we will need a copy
from your doctor indicating you are physically able to participate
NOTE: For all camps, you are required to complete the
Parent/Camper Waiver form and bring it to check-in.
Please let the Athletic Trainer know at Check-In.
Yes. We hire nationally certified athletic trainers that work
for their respective high school or college and have worked with
basketball teams and athletes. Student trainers assist our head
trainer at most camp sites, some sites will have multiple certified
trainers on staff.
Please contact the office by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or
by calling 914-964-6540