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Welcome to College Camp at UCSB!

Learn more about this specific location below. The UDA instructional staff cannot wait to start working with you and your students.
We are excited to partner with you to build skills, confidence, routines, friendships and memories to last a lifetime!

Location Tips

  • One of the most beautiful campus settings on the bluffs overlooking the Pacific Coast
  • Teams housed in suite style dorms (Santa Catalina and San Joaquin Residence Halls) with dining cafeteria on the lower level
  • Great beaches and restaurants to visit during free time
  • Advisor/Coaches training by the staff of Varsity University, including special guest lecturers
  • Bring your mascot and cheer team since we offer mascot and UCA instruction at this location
  • The top UCA and UDA instructors from across the country attract teams from AZ, UT, CA, NV and even Hawaii to this camp!
  • Teams will win big with Game Day training and evaluations! Game day includes; situational game reactions/sideline routines, time out routines and fight song!
  • Check into camp one day early and get your team settled with UDA College Spirit Camp’s unique early arrival fee of $62/person
  • Instructors are comprised of the top UCA/UDA instructors in the country.
  • Collegiate Specific Material – Material at all of our college camps are choreographed with the college game day atmosphere in my mind and offered exclusively to college teams/camps.
  • Director of College Programs: Gillian Guadagnino | | 347.739.7084
  • State Director: Nicole Cestone ||


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Testimonials from Camp

"'Be sure to bring your poms for Game Day Class! You'll be learning how to interact with your crowd and how to have an awesome sideline presence.'"
"'Practice your Fight Song leading up to camp! You'll be Private Coached by an instructor to make it game ready.'"
"'Be sure to bring a water bottle to camp to stay hydrated throughout the day!'"

Camp Notes

What to Bring

To make sure you have the BEST camp experience possible, check out the list below to make sure you are bringing the correct items for day-to-day activities!

Prior to Camp :

  • Be sure to camp your camp music by downloading the Clementune app. This will be sent to your email exactly 3 days prior to your camp start date.
  • Completed Medical Release Forms for each person (this includes advisors, chaperones and coaches) are to be brought to the registration table at camp. We must have the original copy. DO NOT send Medical Release forms to the office. You can find these forms at


At Camp :

  • For UDA College Overnight Camps only (University locations): Toiletries such as toothbrush, toothpaste, face wash, shampoo and deodorant. Also bring bed linens (extra-long sheets, pillows, blankets, towels), and shower shoes.
  • A copy of your home routine music on a CD and/or in mp3 format to be played on a smartphone. Please bring a backup CD. You may also bring a CD player/sound system to practice camp routines. For more information on home routine music guidelines go to
  • Water bottle (for each athlete)
  • Signs and Poms: There will be various times at UDA College Camp that is geared towards game day prep for your season. You will want to have any poms or signs that may be used at your game day for these portions of camp.
  • Uniforms/Practice Wear: At UDA College Camp we will have a showcase for the dancers to perform the routines they have learned. It is optional, but some teams will change into a uniform or top for this and or the evaluations that we have while at camp.