Welcome to Kansas Wesleyan University!

Attending UDA Camp will ensure your team shines bright all year long! Below you will find information and tips to prepare you for your camp experience. We are so excited for you to start your season with UDA!

Release and Waiver Form
Camp Dates & Pricing

Location Tips

  • Dorm housing is a fun experience for team bonding
  • Short walks between camp, dorms and meals, giving you more time to rest or practice!
  • This location offers outstanding practice areas in beautiful student center
  • Great opportunity for dancers to visit a college campus
  • UDA offers multiple dates at this session to fit your schedule best!
  • Cheer camp session offered at the same time, in a separate space to allow both teams to come to camp together!
  • KSHSAA coaches classes included in camp price
  • Coaches remember your registration is not guaranteed until KSHSAA also receives your camp card and payment.
  • State Director: Kelsey Scheffer | kscheffer@varsity.com | 773.372.8453

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Testimonials from Camp

"'Awesome camp! The head instructor(Brooklyn) was the best Head Instructor I've had in 8 years coming to camp! I felt she really cared about the athletes and the coaches and ran the camp smoothly. The other instructors did a great job too! - Teresa Manns, Wichita West High School'"
"'Great camp! Great staff! Tessa is a fantastic HI. Really loved the choreography this year and it’s also great that you put all the routines with the music on Clementune. - Becky Delimont, Northern Valley High School'"
"'We loved how much each of the instructors cared about us being successful and having fun!``- Heather Roenne, Jefferson West High School'"
"'Making sure the girls have a balance between learning routines, team bonding, and having fun is very hard. I believe that UDA camp does a great job of encouraging the importance of teamwork, routine and skill knowledge and finally enjoying FUN.” - Carly Kelly, Bonner Springs High School'"

Camp Notes

2020 Camp Theme

Get ready to be a SUPERHERO! This year during Crazy Night, get wild with your team as you participate in a variety of team-building activities and games.

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.
  • Team Up for St Jude Fundraising Letters: Bring at least 5 letters to camp and receive a collectible Team Up for St. Jude pin! To find out how to complete these forms and to learn more about St Jude go to https://uda.varsity.com/Camps/St-Jude.
  • 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 https://uda.varsity.com/Camps/Required-Forms.

At Camp :

  • For UDA 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), a fan 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/soundsystem to practice camp routines. For more information on home routine music guidelines go to http://varsity.com/music.
  • Five addresses for family and friends! During teamleader time, your team will receive the Team Up for St. Jude letters! By turning in five addressed letters at camp, you will receive a collectible Team Up for St. Jude pin!
  • Water bottle (for each person)
  • Spending Money (optional). Most participants bring $50 – $55 for snacks, apparel, souvenirs, etc.
  • Sunscreen, lip balm, medications for muscle soreness or headaches (Tylenol, aspirin, etc.). Varsity is not allowed to administer any kind of medication at camp. Most camps have first aid personnel on duty.
  • Optional decorating supplies for spirit sticks and dorms. Please check with your State Director on dorm rules regarding decorating.
  • NOTE: If your team is commuting to camp (which means you are receiving instruction only), meals are NOT provided. Be sure to bring your meals or money for meals. You may purchase your meals at some locations.

What to Wear

  • Dance attire (t-shirts, shorts and tennis/dance shoes). Most teams wear matching outfits. This is NOT required but is a good way to identify you as a group. Whenever possible, please mark all belongings by name and address. Please make sure to bring shoes for BOTH feet!
  • Uniforms (may be worn during evaluations if desired but are not required).
  • Crazy Night : Make this summer “WOW” with our SUPERHERO theme! Get creative with masks, capes, gloves, boots, leggings, headgear and much more. Or, honor the hometown heroes in your community and dress up like a firefighter, doctor or anyone who inspires YOU!