Welcome to the University of North Carolina Wilmington!

Camp Dates & Pricing

  • All squads stay in dorms just a short walk from camp.
  • Camp is held in a brand new indoor, air-conditioned facility!
  • UNCW campus is located a few miles from the ocean, giving you a great team bonding opportunity after camp ends on final day!
  • Great opportunity to experience campus life.
  • Campus is easily accessible from the Carolinas and Virginia.
  • Shop the latest trends in dance fashion at the Varsity Spirit Shop on site!
  • For more information, contact Angela Futato, at afutato@varsity.com.

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Location Tips

  • Be sure to pack snacks for your downtime! – Sabrina
  • Be sure to pack your dance shoes. – Cianella
  • Come ready to learn and grow, and of course have fun! – Keely

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Testimonials from Camp

"'My experience at NDA was like no other. Dance is my happy place and my team is my family and being able to immerse myself in that environment was wonderful. The instructors were kind and helpful, the dances were so fun to learn, and they made sure to focus on the ``team`` part of dance team through fun and meaningful team bonding activities. I'm so grateful to be able to attend NDA.'" Coach Rian
"'The instructors were amazing! Very energetic and so very positive at all times!'" Coach AlexisSocastee High School
"'The instructors were so engaged with coaches and teams the whole camp…loved it!'" Coach MacySt. James High School

Camp Notes

Camp Theme

PURSUE GREATNESS at NDA Summer Camp.

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 trial blazers
  • 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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