Facility News


Junior Development Program

The Penn State Tennis Center will be offering tennis lessons for juniors ages 5-17. The session will be up to six weeks long sessions with emphasis on fun and at the same time learning the sport of a lifetime. The programs will emphasize proper fundamentals with strokes, footwork, and ball control.. Also, specific social skills focusing on good sportsmanship, proper tennis etiquette on and off the court. Eric Dove, USPTA Professional, Bill Potoczny, Head Tennis Professional, and a staff of trained professionals will teach the classes. Please view the information below and call (814) 865-1351 if you have any questions.


Junior Development Survery

We are asking all current and past junior development participants to please take a few minutes to fill out our junior development survery. As we strive to continue to provide you with top notch instuction, the information you provide will help us in achieving that goal. Click here to acquire the survey.

Please print out and complete the survey then either drop it off at the tennis center or mail to:

Penn State Tennis Center
  University Park, PA. 16802

***2014 Fall Tennis Programs***

Instruction Every Tuesday and Thursday in September and October 


 (K-2nd Grade) - 5:30-6:00 P.M

(3rd - 12th Grades) - 4:00-5:30 P.M.

-Daily Fees Only-

( K-2nd )  Members - $6 Per Player / Non-Members - $7 Per Player

(3rd - 12th) - Members $20 Per Player / $Non-Members - $27 Per Player


Walk-In Basis, No Pre-Registration Required


***2014 Summer Junior Tennis Camp***

Open to all juniors from K thru 12th grade. One day up to four days a week all through the summer with lessons, snacks, and structured supervised play. Daily and weekly fees available. See all the information you need here.

Call 865-1381 for registration.  No payment needed at time of registation.


                                        Look Who Came To Camp!


Please Note - To stay compliant with policy AD39 of Penn State Code, we are required to have all participants fill out a medical treatment authorization form. This form is giving the Penn State Tennis Center and its employees of the programming consent to seek emergency treatment if needed.  Please click here for the form, fill out the information and hand it in before the start of the first class.



Junior Development ( Average ages )

  • Tiny Tennis ( Kindergarten - 2nd Grade )             Maximum 10 / Class
  • Stars ( 2nd Grade - 5th Grade )                           Maximum 12 / Class
  • Ready For Play ( 5th Grade - 8th Grade )            Maximum 12 / Class
  • Competitive Training ( 8th Grade - 12th Grade )  Maximum 24 / Class

Dates of Junior Development sessions:

  • Mondays / Wednesdays-

Times of Junior Development classes:

  • Tiny Tennis ( TT ) 
  • Stars ( S ) 
  • Ready For Play ( RFP ) 
  • Competitive Training ( CT )  


Cost for Junior Development session is as follows:

  • ( TT ) -
  • ( S, RFP, CT ) -