2021 Golf Instruction

The Penn State Golf Courses offers golf instructional programs to meet each individual's needs. Our expertly trained PGA professionals are dedicated to making golf more fun and enjoyable with current and comprehensive golf instruction. Whether you are a beginner, intermediate, or accomplished golfer, you will find our instruction is designed to assist you with achieving your greatest potential. Private or group instruction is available. Please contact a member of our golf professional staff to schedule your instructional needs.

Private Individual Lessons
PGA/LPGA Half Hour Lesson $45
PGA/LPGA half hour lesson - with video $55
PGA Director of Instruction One Hour Lesson - Steve Wager $85
Small Group and Specialty Lessons
Get Golf Ready Camps  $125/Person
Make your own Group Lesson (4 person min) $32/Person
Playing Lesson with PGA Professional $85/Person

2021 Penn State Adult Group Classes

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Get Golf Ready is designed to teach everything you'll need to play golf in just a few lessons. This program will teach you everything you'll need to play golf in just a few lessons. Certified PGA Professional Steve Wager will show you that there are lots of ways to play, by combining fun, friends, and fitness. Each session will focus on the various golf skills you will use while playing. In addition to learning the basics, you will be guided onto the golf course to put your skills into action in a casual, friendly setting. What You Need to Bring is just yourself, a desire to have fun, and perhaps a few friends to enjoy the great outdoors. Golf Clubs, balls, and other equipment will be provided for your use.
The price for each "Get Golf Ready" Golf School is $110 for eight hours of instruction, a Round of Golf on the White Course, and 10-small buckets of driving-range balls to practice. Please see the dates & times each program will be offered below

Spaces are limited and all Covid Safety Protocols will be followed

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$125 for each School  - (Includes 8 Hours of instruction, FREE Round of Golf & 10-Small Buckets of Balls)

Tuesday-Friday 5:30 PM-7:30 PM

 Registration will be open soon!

  • Week 1 April 20-23         Full
  • Week 2 May 11-14         Full
  • Week 3 June 8-11          Full
  • Week 4 July 13-16         Full
  • Week 5 August 17-20    Full




2021 PGA Junior League

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PGA Jr. League is a game-changing opportunity for boys and girls to learn and play golf. The program brings family and friends together around fun, team golf experiences with expert coaching from award-winning PGA Professionals. Our program begins in May and ends in August, junior golfers will play at Penn State, Mountain View CC, Centre Hills CC, and Philipsburg Elks CC.  

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If you have any questions please don't hesitate to email or Director Instruction  STEVE WAGER at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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2021 Penn State Junior Golf Clinics

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PGA Sports Academy is a FUN first program! Juniors will play games while learning the important skills needed to play golf. This is our introductory instructional program for juniors age 6-11, no equipment is needed, but may be purchased if your child becomes interested in golf. Students will be assigned to groups according to skill and age level. Students will be instructed on various skills including; putting, chipping, sand play and full swing. Rules, etiquette and course management will also be addressed.

Friday is our Play like a Pro day, parents or guardians will Caddie for their child out on the golf course. This a great way for the child to show everything they learned during camp and have FUN playing golf.

Spaces are limited and all Covid Safety Protocols will be followed

We will offer four different clinics for 2021, each day is 2-hours long:  Programs: Monday-Friday 9:00 AM-11:00 AM

To Register, click the link below

  • Camp 1: June 14-18         - Full
  • Camp 2: July  5-9              -Full
  • Camp 3: July 26-30           - Full
  • Camp 4: August 16-20      - Full


If you have any other questions EMAIL our PGA Director of Instruction, Steve Wager.                                       Junior Program Fee  $125 for each Week-Long Clinic



US Kids After School Program


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Wednesdays 4:30-5:30,  Starting March 17th   -FULL

Wednesdays 4:30-5:30, Starting April 28th   -FULL

Wednesdays 5:30-6:30,  Starting April 28th - FULL

Players will work through the 5 levels of the US Kids Curriculum by learning skills in putting, chipping, bunker play, driving, rules, etiquette, and course management. US Kids Golf coaches use a game-based learning approach to help golfers have fun while learning. Each US Kids Program will include: (6) one hour clinics, 9 hole golf pass on the Blue Course, 10 free buckets of range balls.




2021 Penn State Coaches Day Camp for Junior Golfers

  • Penn State Coaches Day Camp #1 - June 22-23 (9:00AM-4:00PM Daily)
  • Penn State Coaches Day Camp #1 - June 29-30 (9:00AM-4:00PM Daily)

The Penn StateCoaches Day Camps are geared for students entering grades five through twelve next fall. The day camp will run Tuesday and Wednesday. Campers are divided up according to age and experience.  Juniors are taught by top collegiate coaches and PGA teaching professionals. A wide variety of topics will be covered as well as the opportunity each day to play on the course. 

Instruction will include course management, strategies, self-management skill for optimal performance, short game mastery, and full swing mastery. Lectures, demonstrations, and application will focus on the skills players need to take their game to the collegiate level.

For more information or to register, visit Penn State Sports Camps by Clicking-Here  or call (814) 865-0561.

Day Camper - TBD (No Housing Provided)


2021 Nittany Lion Golf Schools

The golf schools provide an in depth look into your personal game, learning style and goals. Instruction will include putting, short-game, full-swing with video analysis, on course instruction, and practice tips to enhance your skill level.

The Nittany Lion/Lady Lion Golf School
A golf school designed for both men and women golfers of all skill levels. We will divide you into the appropriate learning group. Instruction will be taught by PGA and LPGA profressionals with several years of experience teaching new golfers, collegiate players, and tour professionals. We will use both on and off course teaching to provide you the feedback to improve your skills and enjoy the great game of golf!

Nittany Lion Golf School (Coed) May 14-16 (9:00AM-12:00PM Daily)

TAK Golf School June 12-14 (9:00AM-3:00PM Daily)

Lady Lion Golf School June 18-20 (9:00AM-12:00PM Daily)

If interested in registering for the Nittany Lion or Lady Lion Golf Schools, please contact Penn State Women's Head Golf Coach Denise St. Pierre at (814) 329-0456 or email her at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For more information on any of our golf instruction programs, please call (814) 280-0969 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Steve Wager, PGA Director of Instruction and Player Development.

1523 W. College Ave, State College, PA 16801