Safety & Student Conduct
Campers participating in Arkansas Tech University sponsored camps must remain on the University campus at all times. Campers may only leave campus with a staff member of the camp, a parent, or a legal guardian, as approved by the Camp Business Office. This policy shall also apply to commuter campers until the last camp activity of the day has been completed.
There are numerous construction projects on campus. These areas are marked and are strictly off-limits for campers.
ATU Policy on Student Conduct
Any act or threat, including profane or abusive language for the purpose of harassing or submitting any one on ATU property to pain, discomfort, or indignity is subject to disciplinary action and will not be tolerated. This includes racial, ethnic, or sexual harassment, verbal or property abuse, and any conduct that endangers the health, safety, or well being of any band camp member or staff. All students are expected to adhere to the rules, regulations, and policies of the camp. Students who fail to comply will be sent home with no refund of fees.
Camp Business Office
The camp maintains an office in Witherspoon 165 from 7:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m., or until the evening social activities are concluded. The telephone number is (479) 968-0624.
Cell Phones at Camp
Students may bring cell phones to camp, but they must be turned off in class, rehearsals, assemblies, and after lights out in the dormitories. Students not adhering to these policies will lose cell phone privileges.
Loss of cell phone for a day.
Loss of cell phone for the remainder of camp.
Inappropriate texting of any kind will result in a Third Offense. Texting during class, rehearsals, assemblies, and concerts will also result in a Third Offense.
Cell phones taken away will be held in the Camp Business Office in a secure location. Phones may be picked up on the last day of camp.