Why Choose ILDC

Why Choose ILDC

Happy Campers Since 1971

Come Tour Our Facility And Meet Our Directors


Why Choose Ivy League Day Camp
  • 2023 Marks Ivy League’s 52nd Summer of Big League Fun!
  • Ivy League Day Camp has been family owned and operated by the Leiser family for over 40 years!
  • Ivy League is the ONLY day camp in the Manalapan/Marlboro area accredited by the ACA (American Camp Association) and has been for over 40 years.


  • The Owners/Directors are onsite and available for parents year round.
  • All swim instructors are Red Cross certified (WSIs) Water Safety
  • All athletic staff are adult Physical Educators and teach skills and
  • Pre-School Division groups are led by adult staff; many of which are
    Ivy League Pre-School teachers during the school year.
  • Our Division Leaders have a combined total of over 350 year of ILDC experience.


  • Large, indoor air-conditioned activity rooms and Field House.
  • 4 heated pools, Splash Water Park, Plus Large Bumper Boat pool.
  • Hot lunch daily with a variety of healthy choices.


  • ILDC offers programs for 2-15 year olds including Mini Day Full Day, Teen Travel and Teen Leadership.
  • All 2nd – 9th grade campers have individual daily choices of activities at least 2 times a day.
  • All 2nd – 9th grade campers participate in Big League Games which emphasizes sportsmanship, game situations and teamwork.


  • We provide  door-to-door & Central air-conditioned bus transportation.
  • All of our bus drivers are employed by camp and not a bus company.
  • To stay fresh and alert all drivers do not have any other daily duties at camp.
  • All buses are staffed with a bus counselor assisting the campers on and off the bus.