Welcome to St. Louis, Missouri!

  • Elite and Traditional sessions offered!
  • Elite session features a master class and runs on the NDA Elite Camp Schedule.
  • AMAZING Brand new facility.
  • Two full size court gyms for camp breakouts.
  • Very close proximity for dorms, gyms, and cafeteria. It’s all in one building!
  • Gorgeous, clean and safe campus.
  • Teams rave about the options in the dining hall.
  • Starbucks and Chick-Fil-A located on campus, just steps away from the gym.
  • Great opportunity for dancers to visit a college campus.
  • For more information, contact Kelsey Scheffer at kscheffer@varsity.com.

Location Tips

  • Having all of camp in one building was amazing! Dancers could really make the most of their breaks. – Bri
  • Coaches encourage your dancers to really let loose and have fun during the time with the master instructor! – Kelsey
  • Be sure take a look at the schedule online prior to the start of camp. Elite sessions are just a bit different from our traditional camp schedules, but are great way to push your competitive dancers! – Lindsay

camp location website

2021 Master Instructor Coming Soon!

Testimonials from Camp

"'The staff was fantastic!! My team had an injury during home routine and I loved that the staff immediately came to the floor and stood in front of her! It was so professional! Julisa was AMAZING!!! My girls are leaving bonded as a team and with some great material!! I love that we have a team dance ready for the floor.'" Coach KristaCentral High School
"'I love the STLCOP facilities! I hope to return to this location next year. The master classes with Stacy were also fun for my girls to step out of their element and try something new.'" Coach GracePattonville High School
"'The change of location was GREAT. Food, dorms, campus safety, proximity, campus staff, facilities- all top notch!'" Coach AshleyNorth County High School

Camp Notes

Camp Theme

It’s all about the JOURNEY at NDA Summer Camp!

This summer we are exploring the invaluable role dancers play in their communities as athletes, ambassadors, performers, role models and spirit raisers. Not only will the journey at NDA Summer Camp be fun and educational, but also lead to self-discovery so your athletes can return to their peers as empowered, respectful leaders. What will you discover on your #JourneyWithNDA?

What to Bring

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

Download NDA Packing List

What to Wear

We are going on a JOURNEY at NDA Summer Camp! Discover the importance of respect, hard work, encouragement, confidence and just having fun. Speaking of fun, here are some outfit ideas to plan for FUNNER DAY at camp:

  • Take flight as PILOTS
  • Set sail as SAILORS
  • Shoot for the stars as ASTRONAUTS
  • Stay on track as TRAIN CONDUCTORS
  • Explore new frontiers as EXPLORERS
  • Enjoy seeing new things as TOURISTS
  • Discover something new as SCUBA DIVERS
  • Set a course for success as OLYMPIC ATHLETES
  • Get creative and have FUN!

Team Up for St. Jude

Varsity Spirit partners with St. Jude to support its mission of finding cures for children fighting cancer and other catastrophic illnesses. Each summer, we ask every dancer attending a Varsity Spirit camp to send fundraising letters to friends and family around the country, asking for donations to the renowned hospital. Join the fight and pre-order your letters for NDA Summer Camp today!

pre-order st. jude letters

Required Forms & FAQs

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

required forms & faqs