Camp 2022

Debate Camp 2022 Update

We are happy to announce that the Jayhawk Debate Institute will be returning to an in person on campus camp format for the summer of 2022. 



Two Week JDI -- June 19 - July 1

Three Week JDI -- June 19 - July 8


Registration for the 2022 JDI will be closing on Sunday May 15th. You can register at the link below.






KU Summer Coaches workshop

We will be holding an online Coaches workshop on Saturday July 9th


Jayhawk Debate Institute Fees  
2 week Resident $2,000. 2 week Commuter $1,200  
3 week Resident $3,000. 3 week Commuter $2,200  
Coaches Workshop $50  
  • Pay Tuition Online! Simply follow this link to our pay system to pay with a credit card. We will send you a registration number when we process your application that you should use when you make online payment.. Questions? Email us: if you have any questions.
  • Payment should be made by June 15th
  • Low student-staff ratio: All labs at the institute are guaranteed to have a student-to-staff ratio of no greater than 8:1. Research and work time is supervised by institute staff to facilitate students' progress.
  • Proven Record: Over the past several years, students attending the Jayhawk Debate Institute have returned strong competitive records in national and regional competitions, including NFL Nationals, NCFL Nationals. the TOC, the Debate Coaches Invitational and the Kansas State Tournament.

Registration/Application Information

2 and 3 week camps- May 15, 2022

For ALL 2&3 week campers - We will confirm your acceptance via email within two-weeks of receiving your application.  We will also email you additional camp information at that time. 



  • The Camps - This page provides general on the institute and specific information on the various camps offered by the Jayhawk Debate Institute.

  • The Faculty and Staff - This page provides a list of the probable staff member of the the Jayhawk Debate Institute and biographical information on each member.

  • Frequently Asked Questions -This page hopes to provide you with answers to the many of the common questions received and further information on the campus and transportation options.

Contact Information



Phone: 785-864-9878. Please leave a voice message at this number. 


Upcoming Events

2022 Debate Camp
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