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1. Will I get accepted if I apply early?

Each application is examined and applicants are accepted based on a number of factors. We do encourage early application, however applicants MUST provide all the required/mandatory information on the application form.


2. How many persons are accepted in each session of the camp?

WWAMI accepts approximately 40 campers for the camp.


3. Where can I get more information about the camp?

Browse the Summer Camp home page on the this website. You will find four tabs- Summer Camp Wyoming, More Camp Information, Apply to Summer Camp and Testimonials. On these pages you will find information on the purpose of the summer camp, types of sessions and activities, photos and vidoes of past summer camps and feedback from past campers.


4. Can I apply for camp if I attended a session in the past?

You may submit an application, however preference is given to persons who have not had the opportunity to experience this camp.  


5. Will I be allowed to attend camp if I am not from a Wyoming High School?

We will accept applications from non-Wyoming high school students however, preference is given to Wyoming high school students.


6. How should reference forms be submitted?

Reference forms must be submitted by the referee only and can be sent via email (, fax (307-766-2492) or snail mail- UWYO WWAMI, Dept 4238 1000 E. University Ave, Laramie WY 82071.


7. Should the camp fee be sent with the application?

The camp fee should not be submitted until the student has received confirmation that they have been accepted to the camp.


8. When will I know if I am accepted?

Applicants who are accepted will initally be sent an email, using the address that was provided to us in your application. Subsequently, an information packet with documents to be completed and returmed, will be mailed to the parents of the camper around mid-May of the same year of the camp.


9. What should I do if I am not accepted for the Summer Camp?

Applicants who are not successful are placed on a wait list and will be contacted if space becomes available. If no space becomes available and you are not selected to attend camp this year please reapply the following year. If all the mandatory information is submitted at that time, it is very likely that you will have preference upon reapplication.


10. Is the American Heart Association CPR certification required for Summer Camp?  

CPR  is NOT required for camp activities. We ask whether or not a student already has CPR certification just to get a count. We provide a CPR Certification course as part of camp. Applicants who already have certification will participate in another activity at camp while other campers earn their CPR certificate.  


11. Will I be allowed to leave the camp early?

All campers are expected to stay for the duration of the camp and participate in all the activites unless otherwise authorized. If you are accepted and there is something that has come up, please let us know and we will make the necessary reccommendations.

If you have other questions, please email

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