Tropicana Student Living Welcomes Michael Jordan Flight School for 20th Consecutive Year

Jul 31, 2015, 19:37 ET from Tropicana Student Living

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., July 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Tropicana Student Living Team is proud to welcome Michael Jordan Flight School basketball camps for the 20th consecutive year this summer.

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"Every year, I am so excited to work with the Michael Jordan Flight School and their staff.  They are so professional, organized and they really work hard to provide all their young athletes with such a great experience," said David Wilcox, Executive Director. "I believe this is why they have so many young basketball players who come back every year!"

Mark Raveling, Michael Jordan Flight School Camp Director, says, "We have been hosting the MJ camp at Tropicana and UCSB since 1995 and always look forward to coming back each year. We are excited to celebrate the camp's 20th year."

Michael Jordan Flight School is among the world's finest youth basketball camps, where girls and boys can learn the fundamentals of shooting, dribbling, rebounding, passing, and defense from NBA great, Michael Jordan, and his first class coaching staff. For more information, see the Michael Jordan Flight School website.

Every summer Tropicana welcomes thousands of campers to its Santa Barbara Camp & Conference Center, hosting more than 90 summer camps and conferences. Camp directors and parents appreciate Tropicana's convenient location, experienced and friendly staff, comfortable furnished suites, resort-style facilities and excellent dining options. Michael Jordan Flight School campers, who range in age from 7-18, will be staying at Tropicana Gardens and Tropicana Del Norte residence halls. The close proximity to campus athletic facilities, suite-style accommodations, resort-style amenities and on-site cafe make the experience easy and fun for campers. For many this will be their first overnight camp experience.

About Tropicana Student Living

Tropicana Student Living operates private residence halls and apartments for students attending the University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB) and Santa Barbara City College (SBCC) in Santa Barbara, California.  Tropicana Del Norte Residence Hall (, conveniently located adjacent to UCSB's Main Campus is a small and friendly community with spacious suite-style units, an unlimited meal plan and active residential life program.  Tropicana Gardens (, located an express bus ride away from Santa Barbara City College, is a private residence hall  in a lush tropical setting that provides a full college dorm life experience – just like at a 4-year residential college campus- for Santa Barbara City College students. Tropicana Villas ( is an Isla Vista apartment community that caters to upperclassmen with furnished apartments and flexible leasing options.  


SOURCE Tropicana Student Living