Base Camp Schedule (Tentative)

Monday, August 12th
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM BASE Camp Early Move-In
10:00 AM – 12:30 PM Check-in and open recreation at the Kaplan Center for Wellness
1:00 PM Opening Session and Welcome Address from Dr. Cathy Akens, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs.
2:00 PM Group Activities / Presentations
6:30 PM Dinner and Rooftop Reception
8:00 PM Night Tour of Campus
Tuesday, August 13th
8:00 AM Check-in and depart for UNCG’s Piney Lake –

Meet at Elliot University Center Transportation Circle.

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM Team QUEST high and low ropes program – closed toe shoes required
12:00 PM Lunch at Piney Lake
4:30 PM Return to campus / downtime
6:00 PM Evening presentation by Dr. Brett Carter, Associate Vice Chancellor and Dean of Students, Division of Student Affairs.
7:00 PM Dinner
8:00 PM Kaplan Center Takeover – tons of activities just for BASE Campers!
Wednesday, August 14th
8:00 AM Breakfast and check-in at the School of Education Building
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Campus Partner Presentations – Health and Wellbeing
12:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM Campus Partner Presentation – Leadership and Civic Engagement
1:30 PM Closing Sessions
4:00 PM


Contact Information: The Spartan BASE Camp is sponsored by UNCG Division of Student Affairs please contact Michael Ackerman at 336-334-3105 for any questions or concerns.
For disability accommodations, please email

Additional Information –> BASE Camp Welcome Packet