About NYSP

Brochures and Handouts

Who?
University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- National Youth Sports Program

What?
Summer Youth Program (Boys and Girls, Ages 10-16)

When?
View the CEB Schedule.
View the McDermott Sports Activity Schedule.
June 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 23,24, 25, 26, 27, 30
July 1, 2, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11

Where?
University of Nevada, Las Vegas (John S. Wright Hall), Educational classes, cultural enrichment classes are conducted in John S. Wright Hall C148, C223, C225, C235, C237, C307. Sports Instruction is conducted in the McDermott Facilities and lunch is served in the UNLV Dining Commons. View the schedule for activities conducted in the John S. Wright Hall Building. View the McDermott Sports Activity Schedule.

How can I join?
Sign up early or on Registration Dates
Obtain the registration packet from office at UNLV in the Carlson Education Building, room 301) or download the information from the NYSP Website at http://nysp.education.unlv.edu/.

The two (2) registration days and times are:
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. -12:00 noon, May 10, 2014 at Quannah McCall Elementary, 800 East Carey, NLV. 89030
Saturday, 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m., May 25, 2014 at the Martin Luther King Family Health Center, 1799 Mount Mariah Drive, Las Vegas, Nevada 89106

1. Complete the NYSP registration application and application consent forms and medical examination record. The medical examination record must be completed by a physician.
2. For Early Registration: Return the NYSP application, two application consent forms and medical examination record to:
Dr. Porter L.Troutman Jr., UNLV,
College of Education, Carlson Education Building, Room 301
4505, Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, Nevada 89154-3005
Phone: 702-895-3375

Participants with preexisting medical conditions must consult with your family physician for physical examination. You must complete the NYSP registration application and application consent forms and medical examination before you are accepted in the program. A parent or guardian must accompany each enrollee. Examinations after May 24, 2014 will be the parent/guardian's responsibility.

How will I get to the University?
Transportation will be provided from designated areas (see bus schedule).

What benefits are available?
1. NYSP T-shirt
2. daily USDA-approved meals
3. medical examination
4. accident medical insurance
5. free transportation
6. interaction with college students and staff

What kind of activities are offered?
Education activities include:
Positive Action, Alcohol and Other drug Abuse Prevention, Bullying, Nutrition and Personal Health, Career Opportunties and job Responsibilities, Higher education, Community concerns, Math /Sciences instruction, Life skills, Conflict resolution, Diversity, STEM (Science Math Technology Engineering) Mentoring and Family issues, SuccessMaker (Literacy Math and Science).

Sports activities include:
Swimming and a variety of other sports which include basketball, football (touch or flag), softball, tennis, soccer, volleyball, dance aerobics, and racquetball.

LIMITED ENROLLMENT, SIGN UP EARLY! Download your application from the following website: http://nysp.education.unlv.edu/
FOR FURTHER DETAILS CONTACT:
Dr. Porter L. Troutman, Jr.
Phone: 702-895-3375