Welcome to Ball State University!

Camp Dates & Pricing

  • AMAZING dorm room accommodations.
  • Short walk from building to building.
  • Camp held indoors – plenty of room for breakout sessions and to provide your dancers with the best learning environment possible.
  • For more information, contact Ashley Udashen at audashen@varsity.com.

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Location Tips

  • Don’t forget those XL twin sheets for the dorms! – Rachel
  • This is the most positive camp I’ve ever worked! Individuals genuinely make an effort to make friends on different teams. – Kassie
  • Ball State has a great dance program for dancers looking to dance in college. Camp gives them the chance to check out the campus! – Edith

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Testimonials from Camp

"'The head instructor, Hayley, was so encouraging and kept everyone involved and engaged. The NDA staff made my dancers feel welcome and boosted their confidence!'" Coach GinaKokomo High School
"'I loved the staff we had this year! All were welcoming, knowledgeable and the girls truly enjoyed their teaching techniques.'" Coach BriannaFishers Fusion Dance
"'I loved the swap shop talk with the other coaches and found this time was one of the best takeaways during all of our coaches meetings.'" Coach KailaDelphi Community High School
"'Facilities are awesome!'" Coach SandeeConnersville High School

Camp Notes

Camp Theme


Greatness can be portrayed in many ways, including becoming a leader, helping others, or inspiring the feeling of spirit. Since 1976 NDA has pursued our mission of empowering great athletes and building strong teams.

Join us this year to discover how to pursue your greatness.

What to Bring

  • A great attitude!
  • Camp Wear
  • Dance Shoes
  • Water Bottle
  • Fun Day Outfit – see below for ideas on what to wear!

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What to Wear

We want to see how your team PURSUES GREATNESS at NDA Summer Camp!

Here are some ideas on what to wear for fun day:

  • What you want to be when you grow up
  • Great historical figures or heroes
  • Role models or trailblazers
  • Landmarks or monuments
  • Someone you admire
  • Great celebrities
  • Olympic teams
  • USA

Team Up for St. Jude

Since 2011, Varsity Spirit has raised over $6.5 million for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital because of cheerleading teams just like yours – through game days, donation letters, and online fundraising. Join the fight and pre-order your letters for NDA Summer Camp today!

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Required Forms & FAQs

Come into NDA Summer Camp fully prepared! Access required forms and read through our frequently asked questions before coming to camp.

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