For the 2018 Season

Applications Open Now

Applications for Summer 2018 are open now until January 15th.

Request Info

Question or concern about the upcoming summer?

Staff Positions


Those currently in the 9th grade, and entering into the 10th grade in the fall of 2018, will apply to be a CIT.


Those currently in the 10th/11th grade, and entering into the 11th/12th grade in the fall of 2018, will apply to be an Assistant.


Those currently in the 12th grade, and graduation in the fall of 2018, or those already graduated from High School will apply to be a Counselor.

Application Checklist

Submit completed online application.

Make sure all sections of your online application are completed.

Check in with your references.

Make sure they have received the link and submit the form on your behalf.

Look for email confirmation.

If you did not work in the summer of 2017 and are applying to be either an Assistant or Counselor, you will be required to schedule an in-person interview.

Be ready for email in February.

Sit tight for an email in February about your status as a potential staff member.

Staff Info Session

November 5th | 2pm to 3pm


Sunday, November 5th from 2pm to 3pm at Camp Thurman.


Brand new potential staff—and their parents—for the summer of 2018 are invited to attend this information session.


This session will include information about what we look for in the application process, what is expected of Camp Thurman employees, and a Q&A portion.

Staff Training

Training for the Summer of 2018

All Camp Thurman staff will be required to attend on-site training, along with online training in the spring semester.

CIT/Assistant Dates

May 11th | 5pm to 10pm
May 12th | 9am to 9pm

Counselor Dates

May 27th | 2pm to 8:30pm
May 28th to June 1st* | 4:30pm to 8:30pm


* Counselors will choose 4 out of 5 of these weeknights for on-site training

All Staff

Training Day & Open House 
May 26th | 7:30am to 4:30pm