Ram Camp

What is a RamCamp Leader?


RAM CAMP Leaders will serve in a co-facilitator role for the week-long leadership camp experience for 700 incoming VCU students. RAM CAMP Leaders will directly co-mentor 10-15 first-year students throughout this week and throughout the students' first academic year. Leaders will serve in this volunteer role without monetary compensation and will be held accountable accordingly for all job expectations and are subject to removal if not fulfilling their duties. RAM CAMP Leaders will be expected to abide by the following expectations:

Dates to Remember


Feb.

1

Application Opens

Feb.

28

Application Closes

March

29

Leader Notification Sent

Aug.

7

Leader Training Begins

Leader Schedule (Tentative)


Wednesday, Aug. 7
8:30 a.m. - 10 a.m: Leaders move into Temporary Housing 

10 am-noon: Morning Training Sessions 
Noon – 1 pm: Lunch 
1 –  5:30 pm: Afternoon Training Sessions
5:30 – 7 pm: Dinner 

Thursday, Aug. 8

10 am-noon: Morning Training Sessions 
Noon – 1 pm: Lunch 
1 –  5:30 pm: Afternoon Training Sessions
5:30 – 7 pm: Dinner 

 

Friday, Aug. 9

10 am-noon: Morning Training Sessions 
Noon – 1 pm: Lunch 
1 –  5:30 pm: Afternoon Training Sessions
5:30 – 7 pm: Dinner 

 

Saturday, Aug. 10

10 am-noon: Morning Training Sessions 
Noon – 1 pm: Lunch 
1 –  5:30 pm: Afternoon Training Sessions
5:30 – 7 pm: Dinner 

 

Sunday, Aug. 11

10: a.m. - 2 p.m: RAM CAMP Move-in (Leaders report to halls to assist)
2 –  10:00 pm: Opening Ceremonies Preparation and First Squad Meeting

 

*Please note the schedule is subject to change*

2019 RAM CAMP Schedule (Tentative)


Sunday, Aug. 11
10 a.m. - 2 p.m: RAM CAMP Move-in 

3 p.m. - 4:30 pm: In Hall Welcome Reception 
4:30 pm: Gather in Building Lobby to walk to Evening Kickoff 
5 pm: Opening Kickoff  

Monday, Aug. 12
7 – 9 am: Breakfast 
9 am-noon: Morning Programming Sessions 
Noon – 1 pm: Lunch 
1 –  5:30 pm: Afternoon Programming Sessions
5:30 – 7 pm: Dinner 
7 – 8 pm: Squad Meetings 
8 – 10 pm: Evening Socials

Tuesday, Aug. 13
7 – 9 am: Breakfast 
9 am-noon: Morning Programming Sessions 
Noon – 1 pm: Lunch 
1 – 5:30 pm: Afternoon Programming Sessions
5:30 – 7 pm: Dinner 
7 – 8 pm: Squad Meetings 
8 – 10 pm: Evening Socials

Wednesday, Aug. 14
7 – 9 am: Breakfast 
9 am-noon: Morning Programming Sessions 
noon – 1 pm: Lunch 
1 – 5:30 pm: Afternoon Programming Sessions
5:30 – 7 pm: Dinner 
7 – 8 pm: Squad Meetings 
8 – 10 pm: Evening Socials

Thursday, Aug. 15
7 – 9 am: Breakfast 
9 am-noon: Morning Programming Sessions 
noon – 1 pm: Lunch 
1 – 5:30 pm: Afternoon Programming Sessions
5:30 – 7 pm: Dinner 
7 – 8 pm: Squad Meetings 
8 – 10 pm: Evening Socials

Friday, Aug. 16
10 am – 2 pm: Closing Ceremonies

Saturday, Aug. 17
7 am – 5 pm: First Year Student Move-in

 

*Please note the schedule is subject to change*