University of Scouting

Online classes  |  November 9-12, 2020

In-person classes   |  November 14, 2020   |  Camp Strake

University of Scouting is a semi-annual training event for leaders of all program levels, district and council leaders and parents. It is an action-packed, fun-filled single day of supplemental training where participants choose from over 100 courses. Sessions are led by experienced volunteers who will help you enhance your ability to deliver a fun and exciting program to the Scouts. This unique day of seminars provides information, techniques, and best practices on how to improve your Scout program. Whether you are new to the program or a veteran of many years, the University of Scouting has something for you. 


Pre-registration is required for both virtual and in-person classes, there cannot be walk-ins permitted.  Lunch will not be available for purchase, please bring your own lunch. At checkout, pay with a credit card or electronic check. Council refund policy

Registration will open in October.

Course Catalog (coming soon)

Medical Pre-screening (for Camp Strake classes)

Feedback Survey


(10/1- 10/15)


(11/1- 11/12)

Adults $15 $25 $35

How to Register - Click on the Register button

Step 1: Select a participant 
Step 2: Select a category (period)
Step 3: Choose a class (click “+” sign)
Repeat steps 2 and 3 for each period
Continue steps 1, 2 and 3 for additional participants

Step 4: Review the schedule at the bottom of the page
Step 5: Click continue and the bottom of the page 
Step 6: Checkout
Step 7: Payment

Classes that are full will not show up. Youth can only register for youth classes.


6 virtual classes will be offered each night M-Th.

8 tracks will be offered at Camp Strake on Saturday November 14. 


Who should attend? 

There is something for everyone! From new Scouters or parents to Scouters with many years of experience, University of Scouting has something for you!


Lily Garrison
University of Scouting Registration
 (713) 756-3305

Pam Tyllick
University of Scouting Chair


Ajey Chandra
Council Training Chair
 (832) 459-4179

Brendan Cronin
Program Director and Training Chair Staff Advisor
 (713) 756-3308