Rice Basketball Day Camp 5


Boy’s & Girl’s Grades: 1st-9th

Location: Tudor Fieldhouse on Rice Campus – Houston, TX

Monday, July 17, 2023 to Friday, July 21, 2023

Starts: 9:00am / Ends: 3:00pm




Our day camps are available to all boys and girls entering grades 1st-9th. Campers are grouped in leagues by age and ability. Campers work in small groups to develop individual and team skills, play in camp competitions, and compete in games.


Camp Includes

Coach Pera Rice Basketball Camp jersey and an evaluation certificate.


What to Bring

Come dressed and ready to play with athletic shorts, a t-shirt and basketball/athletic shoes. Please bring a water bottle.  Do not bring jewelry, watches, hats, etc. Cell phones will be put away during camp time. Additionally, do not bring a basketball. Balls are provided during camp and will be available for purchase throughout the week. Rice is not responsible for any items that are lost or stolen.


Camp times/Conclusion of camp

Camp will run from 9:00am to 3:00pm Tuesday through Friday with drop off available beginning at 8:00am.  Please pick-up and drop-off your camper at the front of Tudor Fieldhouse each day.  Do not get out of your car. Camp staff will bring the campers outside after dismissal. The only exceptions are on the first day of camp for registration and on Friday. Closing ceremonies will approximately start at 2:00pm on Friday. We ask that everyone please park in West Lot 2 and come get your child. DO NOT PARK YOUR CAR IN THE CAR POOL LINE AND GET OUT OF YOUR CAR. Friday dismissal will be at 2:30pm.


Buddy Request

Campers are welcome to request to be on a team with their buddies. All request can be made on the first day of camp during team organization. Campers can let the camp director know during this time and we will do everything we can to accommodate them. If for some reason your camper is not with their buddy let us know and we will make sure they can get with their buddy.


Camp Trainer

There will be a full-time, certified, athletic trainer on site for the entirety of camp. If you have any medical concerns regarding your child, please convey this to the trainer at check-in. In the waiver statement that was electronically signed, please note that over-the-counter medications may be provided. Should you have any questions about this policy, please speak to our camp trainer at check-in.



Family members are NOT allowed in the building at all during camp due to Rice University campus policies. The only exceptions are the first morning of camp during check-in and on Friday’s. Parents and family members are allowed to come watch closing ceremonies and to come pick up their kids inside. Please park in West Lot 2.



Check-in will take place in the main lobby of Tudor Fieldhouse the first day of camp from 8:00am to 9:00am. You will need to park in West Lot 2 and walk in with your camper during this time. The first day of camp is the only day you will need to walk in and check-in your camper.


COVID-19 Protocols

We will keep you updated and communicate any CDC or Rice University guidelines prior to camp.



Meals are not provided, but snacks and lunch items are available for purchase. At check-in on the first day of camp, you may set up a Camp Bank Account for your child which will function as a debit system in order to prevent children from holding cash at camp. Refunds will be available on the last day of camp. Refunds will be given in cash only. If there is less than $5.00 left in your child’s Camp Bank Account, that money will not be refunded. There will be other options available for purchase for lunch, in addition to several drink and snack options.


Refund Policy

Refund Policy $100.00 of total is considered a deposit and is non-refundable. If a camper cannot attend due to unforeseen circumstances (illness, injury, dire family situation), notification must be made prior to check-in and refund will be given minus $100.00 deposit. If camper has to withdraw from camp due to unforeseen circumstances (illness, injury, dire family situation), camper will be charged a prorated fee based on number of days in attendance. No partial refunds/discounts/or prorated rates for attending other events or being able to only attend certain days. Refunds will not be given for any additional reasons.


Contact Information

For questions please contact ricebballcamps@gmail.com


Please check your email regularly as this is our primary way to communicate. Any additional information that we need to convey as the camp draws closer will be passed on to you via the e-mail address that you supplied when you registered for camp. Please make it a habit to check your e-mail daily, this will eliminate any confusion and or miscommunication.