University of Scouting

September 23, 2017

MacArthur High School in Aldine ISD
4400 Aldine Mail Rte Rd
Houston, TX 77039

University of Scouting is being expanded to include training for all program areas and will now be called University of Scouting.

University of Scouting is now a semi-annual training event for Cub Scout, Boy Scout, Varsity, Venturing, Sea 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 130 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 highly encouraged as classes fill up. Walk-ins are welcome; however, please arrive early, to select classes you would like to take. Lunches are available for purchase, or you are welcome to bring your own lunch.

     Registration fee $25
  Onsite registration $30
  Lunch $8 (optional)

Sample Course Catalog       Registration opens in August.


Check-in begins at 7:00 am. The opening ceremony begins at 8:15 am, and courses run from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm.

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

Benno Dunn
Council Training Chair
 (281) 413-9912


Nathan Doherty
Program Director and Training Chair Staff Advisor
 (713) 756-3308