University of Scouting

University of Scouting is an annual training event for Cub Scout, Boy Scout, Varsity, Venturing, Explore scouts, Order of the Arrow, district and council leaders and parents. It is an action-packed, fun-filled single day of supplemental training where participants choose from over 20 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.  Cost for the day activities includes Class Supplies and Lunch. First Aid and CPR Course has additional Cost.


Youth courses include :

  • Introduction to leadership Skills for troops
  • Crews:
    • Goal setting / Time Management
    • Project Management
    • Crew Mentoring
  • Den Chief Training,
  • Life to Eagle,
  • Things Near and Far,
  • How to plan at Trek 
  • and more.


Whose parents are attending University of Scouting, can attend Basic Aid Training.


October 28, 2017

Check-in and registration opens at 9:00 am. Classes start at 10:00 am and end at 5:00 pm.


Utica College, Hubbard Hall

1600 Burrstone Rd, Utica, NY 13502


Youth $
Adults $
Staff $10

Youth Program - $


Follow the link at the bottom of the page.


Lunch is included in event registration cost. Lunch will be served in College Dining Hall  Dinning hall provides a well rounded meals and many options. Meals are all you can eat and include salad, ice cream, and drink bar.

 Course Being Offered at University of Scouting.

Adult Courses List- Comming Soon

Youth Courses List - Comming Soon

How to Make a User Account

  • University of Scouting 2017
    October 28, 2017

Position Name Telephone
Council Training Chairman Brian Webster Email
District Executive Peter D Miller (607) 432-6491 x205 Email
Registrar Peter Steiner (315) 735-4437 x225 Email