Frequently Asked Questions

    1. Where will academy activities occur?
    2. How do I get a camp t-shirt?
    3. What happens if my child is injured or sick during camp?
    4. What is your refund policy?
    5. How do I apply?
    6. What do I bring to camp? What should I wear?
    7. If it rains, will camp be cancelled?
    8. How can I reserve a space in the Collegiate Soccer Academy?
    9. My child is a goalkeeper. Will you have specialized training for them?
    10. Can I fax my application?
    11. Can I pay by credit card?
    12. When is the final payment due?
    13. Who should checks be addressed to?
    14. Are there any discounts?
    15. What is the best airport to fly into?
    16. How do campers get to and from the airport?
    17. Do I need to submit a release form and health record in order to participate?
    18. Can a camper arrive early or late? Can a camper leave early or late?
    19. Are parents allowed to watch?
    20. Can the parents come back to the dorms with participants during the camp?
    21. What happens in the event of property damage or lost keys?
    22. Are linens provided?
    23. How can I reach a camper?
    24. Can I request a roommate?
    25. Are the dormitory rooms air conditioned?
    26. What is the daily schedule for the campers?
    27. Do I need to bring a soccer ball? Can I purchase a soccer ball while I am at camp?
    28. How much does the CSA Camp cost and what does it include?
    29. Which hotels are close to the campus?


1 - Where will academy activities occur?
2017 academies will be hosted at Lasell College (8 miles from downtown Boston). All academy activities will occur on the campus within walking distance.

2 - How do I get a camp t-shirt?
Every camper receives a free official camp t-shirt.

3 - What happens if my child is injured or sick during camp?
A trainer will be present throughout the duration of camp and will be prepared to deal with any emergencies that should arise. Parents will be contacted in the event of an emergency.

4 - What is your refund policy? 
For cancellations received in writing 14 days prior to the camp start date, a full refund minus a $200.00 non-refundable deposit will be issued.  Anyone cancelling after the 14-day window or departing early from camp for any reason (including illness or injury) will not be entitled to a refund.  Exception:  If your team makes USYSA Regionals or Nationals and the tournament dates conflict with camp, we will refund your money less a $50 administrative fee provided written notification is received 14 days prior to the start of camp.

5 - How do I apply?
Apply online under the “Register Today!” tab. Payment may be submitted online with a credit card or by mail with a check. You will receive confirmation email when payment is received. Receipt of payment will secure enrollment.

6 - What do I bring to camp? What should I wear?
We created a packing list for the boys and the girls camp. Follow this link “Packing Lists”.

7 - If it rains, will camp be cancelled?
Unless there is extreme inclement weather, training sessions are conducted outdoors. Indoor facilities are available in the event of inclement weather and for classroom sessions.

8 - How can I reserve a space in the Collegiate Soccer Academy?
You must register online using the “Register Today!” tab and submit payment online or by mail. Payment by mail must be received within 5 business days of online registration to guarantee your spot.

9 - My child is a goalkeeper. Will you have specialized training for them?
A goalkeeper coach will be on staff and will work directly with goalkeepers to provide specialized training. Visit our Goalkeeper webpage to learn more.

10 - Can I fax my application?
While registrations must be made online using the “Register Today” tab, we can accommodate your questions at 774-293-1276.

11 - Can I pay by credit card?
Yes, you can pay either the full tuition payment or the deposit online using your credit card. All credit card transactions are secure.

12 - When is the final payment due?
The final payment of $400 is due June 1.  For registrations after June 1, payment in full is required at at time of registration.
Please send a check for the remaining balance to: Collegiate Soccer Academy LLC, 3 Mason Drive, North Grafton, MA 01536 by this date. Failure to pay in full by the above dates may jeopardize your enrollment in the academy.

Checks for final payments will NOT be accepted at check-in.

13 - Who should checks be addressed to?
All checks should be payable to "Collegiate Soccer Academy".

14 - Are there any discounts?
We offer a $50 discount for registrations received by January 15th, 2017. This discount is automatically applied during online registration. We also offer a Group discount of $50 for groups of four or more from the same team and $100 discount for groups of 8 or more from the same team. This is not combinable with the early bird discount or any other offers. A rebate check is issued at check-in for the group discount.

15 - What is the best airport to fly into?
The closest airport to our campus is Boston Logan Airport.

16 - How do campers get to and from the airport?
We offer a shuttle service to/from Boston Logan Airport during specified times. Please visit our "Need to Know" tab for the shuttle form. The form must be submitted at least 10 days prior to the start of camp. The fee is $20 one-way or $40 roundtrip.

17 - Do I need to submit a release form and health record in order to participate?
Yes, in order to participate, participants are required to submit completed Camp Health Form. These required forms will be linked to the confirmation email sent after online registration. This is a Commonwealth of Massachusetts law. You must submit a report of a physical examination must conducted during the preceding 24 months which provides clearance to participate in sports and lists current medications and known allergies.

18 - Can a camper arrive early or late? Can a camper leave early or late?
Yes. However, the camper will be responsible for making his own arrangements with regards to transportation and lodging if they arrive early. We will also need a signed letter release by parents informing the director at which time the CSA participant will be leaving the camp.

19 - Are parents allowed to watch?
Yes, parents can come to watch their child participate during training and or games.

20 - Can the parents come back to the dorms with participants during the camp?
Parents are not allowed in the residential dormitories after check-in Parents are welcome to assist campers unpack during check-in.

21 - What happens in the event of property damage or lost keys?
Participants need to provide a refundable $100 security deposit at check-in. This deposit will be returned destroyed within 7 days of the completion of the academy provided there are no damages or missing materials. If you would like your check returned, please submit a self-addressed envelope.

22 - Are linens provided?
Each camper should bring their own linens, pillow, blankets and towel. For international campers, a limited number of rental linens are available. Please contact us to reserve.

23 - How can I reach a camper?
Cell phones are allowed at the academy. Also, payphones are available. In the event of an emergency, contact the director at 508-579-1774.

24 - Can I request a roommate?
Registrants may request roommates when they complete their registration. Roommate requests are not honored until full payment has been made and all required registration paperwork has been submitted.

25 - Are the dormitory rooms air conditioned?
Yes, the dormitories at Lasell College are air conditioned. 

26 - What is the daily schedule for the campers?
Click on "Tentative Schedule" tab and you will have access to the CSA tentative daily schedule for both the Boys and Girls ID academies.

27 - Do I need to bring a soccer ball? Can I purchase a soccer ball while I am at camp?
All campers should have a soccer ball at the academy. Soccer balls will be available for purchase during registration check-in on the first day of camp, but are limited in numbers.

28 - How much does the CSA Camp cost and what does it include?
The academy tuition is $699.  This includes dormitory accommodations, all meals and camp activities and a camp t-shirt.

29 - Which hotels are close to campus?
Hotels near Lasell College - http://www.lasell.edu/discover-lasell/campus-info-and-maps/area-accommodations.html