Skip page navigation

Skip page navigation

[Banner]: The Confucius Insitiute at Indianapolis

2018 K-8 Summer Camp at IUPUI


JUNE 4th – JULY 27th, 2018

Daily Cultural Activity & Language Classes


For language learning, the younger the better. To better prepare our children to learn about China, the Confucius Institute in Indianapolis offers a Chinese Culture summer day camp for K-8 students (at least 5 years old). The camp is held on the IUPUI campus, and last for one to eight weeks.


Students will have a full curriculum of Chinese, Calligraphy, Crafts & Sports, Singing & Dancing as well as Reading & Math.  Classes are taught by local Chinese Teachers and Teaching Assistants from IUPUI

Camp Location – LD 137 is the drop-off and pick-up location.  We will be at this location until 8:40am and at morning exercise until 8:55am.  Please take a look at the schedule/map so that you know where to drop off your child if you are running late.

Parking – Lot 83.  Map can be found here.  Parking Services has made it more easy to find parking and pay for your parking this year. You will need to use the Parking Kiosk to pay for your parking.  The kiosks accept cash (1’s and 5’s), credit card, coins and IU Crimson Cards. No change given.  Information about the kiosks can be found here.


M-F 8:30am-4:30pm

Pre/After Care 7:30am-6pm

No camp on July 4th


$180 per Week per Child or $150 per Week if registered for all 8 weeks per Child

$15 Material Fee (one-time payment) includes shirt, calligraphy set, book & game.  Waived if registered by April 2nd

Pre/After Care is $25 per week per child

Sibling Discount: Siblings receive $15 off each sibling, two or more.  One time only – email for code

Week of July 4th is prorated

What to Bring

Morning Snack, Lunch, Water Bottle and Silverware

Backpack, Notebook and Pencils

Math and Reading Book that is appropriate to your child’s level


Click here for schedule

7:30-8:30 Pre Care

8:30 Drop off

8:45 Morning Exercise

9:00-11:30 3 Morning Classes

11:45-12:30 Lunch

12:45-13:30 Recess

14:00-16:20 3 Afternoon Classes

16:30 Pickup

16:30-18:00 After Care


Click here for map of all locations

About Us

The Confucius Institute in Indianapolis is an apolitical, non-profit organization.  It was established at IUPUI in 2007 to promote the teaching of Chinese language and culture in central Indiana and facilitate mutual understanding between the peoples of China and United States.

Contact Us

Phone: 317-278-7900

Deadline to Register: May 7th, 2018 (extended to May 20th).  To sign up for additional weeks please contact to check availability.  We normally require 2 week notice.

We currently have the following spots open (last updated on 6/22)

Week 7 (July 16 to July 20): 7 spots open for Xiao (grade K-2) and 10 spots open for Zhong/Da (grade 3-8)

Week 8 (July 23 to July 27): 1 spot open for Xiao (grade K-2) and 8 spots open for Zhong/Da (grade 3-8)

2018 Summer Camp Flyer

2017 Camp Video

2017 Performance Video

2017 Performance Photos

2017 Children’s Museum Field Trip Photos

2017 Children’s Museum Field Trip Video