2018 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 beginning, 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
Half Hour Lesson w/Assistant Pro $40
Small Group and Specialty Lessons
Get Golf Ready Camps  $110/Person
Make your own Group Lesson (4 person min) $32/Person
Playing Lesson with PGA Professional $85/Person
Junior Lesson (17 yrs. & under for 30 min) w/ Assistant Pro $25

2018 Penn State Get Golf Ready Classes


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 over seven 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

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$110 for each School  - (Includes 7-8 Hours of instruction, FREE Round of Golf & 10-Small Buckets of Balls)

Monday-Friday 5:30 PM-6:45 PM

  • Week 1 April 23-27 
  • Week 2 May 14-18
  • Week 3 June 4-8
  • Week 4 July 9-13
  • Week 5 July 30-Aug 3  - Cancelled

2018 Penn State Junior Golf Clinics


This is our introductory instructional program for juniors age 6-11, who are looking to learn skills of golf or further their abilities in the game. 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.

We will offer three different clinics for 2018, each day is 2-hours long:

AM Programs: Monday-Friday 9:00AM-11:00AM

  • Camp 1: June 18-22 FULL
  • Camp 2: July 9-13 FULL
  • Camp 3: August 6-10 FULL

Online registration is available NOW! Click here to sign-up & Register your junior golfer!

If you have any other questions EMAIL our PGA Director of Instruction, Steve Wager.
Younger children must be able participate in our classes without direct parental supervision, destruction of property, physical injuring other golfers or continued distraction to the class will not be tolerated.

Junior Program Fee

$100 for each Week Long Clinic

Penn State Instructional Golf Camp for Junior Golfers

  • Camp 1 - Competitive Players & Developmental Golf Camp - June 26-30, 2018
  • Camp 2 - Competitive Players & Developmental Golf Camp - July 8-12, 2018

The Penn State Competitive Players and Developmental Golf Camps are geared for students entering grades five through twelve next fall. The camp will run Sunday through Friday. Campers are divided up according to age and experience. The camp is an overnight experience with camp sessions running sun up to sun down. 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. Room and board is included in the camp fee.
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: www.gopsusports.com/camps or call (814) 865-0561.

PSU Sport Camp Fee - $955

Commuter - $855

2018 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!

The Nittany Lion Golf School: June 15-17 (Coed)

Lady Lion Golf School: June 22-24 (Ladies Only)

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) 863-0254 or EMAIL Steve Wager, PGA Director of Instruction and Player Development.

1523 W. College Ave, State College, PA 16801