Dance Team

Registration is OPEN – Join us, January 31 – February 2, 2020!

About #UDAnationals

The National Dance Team Championship takes place at the Walt Disney World Resort® in Orlando, Florida. The NDTC is administered by Universal Dance Association, a division of Varsity Spirit. The NDTC is the only national-level dance team championship that is endorsed by the National Federation of State High School Associations, the national service and administrative organization for high school athletics and fine arts programs. View highlights, results and more from last year’s championship on #VarsityTV!

Varsity TV is proud to bring you complete LIVE and on-demand coverage of the 2020 UDA National Dance Team Championship! Enjoy competition routine videos, complete results, exclusive team features, and so much more. Join Varsity TV now for unlimited access.

Championship Information

Registration Information

A $100 per person deposit is required after your registration is submitted. Registrations will not be approved, nor will hotel rooms be held without the deposit. Hotels may fill up after you submit your registration.If you are registering on the travel package or a commuter package, Disney tickets are included with your package, please review “what’s included” before you register. When you are selecting your hotel if you are staying on the Travel Package, NOTE: Value = Disney All Star Resort | Moderate = Coronado Springs Resort. Rooms are assigned according to the number of rooms we have available at each resort.

If you are a coach and would like to roster your team and register for the event, click here.

Coaches registering on line must mail in these forms after submitting registration:


If you are anyone registering separately from the team (coach, athlete, spectator), click here to register.  The team will have to be registered and approved (which means deposit received) before any individual registration can be submitted.  You will need your team’s registration number in order to proceed.

Coaches and athletes must be listed on the team roster in order to register individually and may select housing OR commuter. Spectators may select the housing option for themselves and the housing OR commuter option for their athlete.  Spectators cannot register as commuters. If you are a spectator and need to order tickets, you may attach a ticket order to your athlete’s registration in the “Add On” section of the registration process or use the link below under “Discounted Tickets”.

Request a Registration Change:  If you already have a reservation and need to make changes, you may request a change by signing back into your account and clicking on the “Request a Registration Change” request.  The Coach who originally registered the team may also make changes to the Roster by clicking on “Request a Roster Change”.  Changes are not confirmed until verified by Varsity. Click here to request a change.

Make an Online Payment: If you already have a reservation and would like to make a payment, click here to sign in to your account and then click on “Invoice/Payment” button, then “Make Payments”.

Ticket Upgrades:

If you would like to upgrade your ticket in advance the price is:

  • $75 – 2 Day to 3 Day
  • $75 – 3 Day to 4 Day
  • $90 – 3 Day to 5 Day

Please indicate this in the “add-on” section of the registration process OR if you have already registered, please submit a Change Request.  Any extra tickets ordered on an existing registration must be paid for in full after the request has been submitted.

Questions? Contact your registration specialist based on the first letter of your team’s name:

Ticket Information

Discounted Tickets:  Valid January 29, 2020 – February 6, 2020 – See prices and pick up dates and times below.* Park Hopper passes include three days admission into ESPN Wide World of Sports® Complex.Click here to order tickets. (You will need your school’s customer number to proceed.)If you are a spectator and do not need hotel reservations, you may pre-order tickets. (Note:  If you are a registered coach, athlete or spectator and you need additional tickets, please indicate those on your actual registration.)  Pre-order is available through Tuesday, January 21, 2020.  A limited number of tickets will be available for sale at a higher rate in Orlando on a first come first served basis.  Full payment is required.

Ticket Prices – 

Ticket Pre-Order Price Price In Orlando
3 Day Park Hopper $350.00 $365.00
4 Day Park Hopper $425.00 $440.00
5 Day Park Hopper $440.00 $455.00
Celebration Party $45.00 Pre-Order & In Orlando – while supplies last.
Meal Voucher $17.00 Not Sold In Orlando

Note: Meal Voucher includes one entree and beverage per voucher at designated Theme Park dining locations. Lunch or Dinner only, no breakfast, no dessert. 

Ticket Pick Up – Tickets may be picked up in Orlando during registration hours at the Disney All Star Resort – Celebrity Hall tent.

  • Wednesday, January 29 – 10 am – 8 pm
  • Thursday, January 30 – 8 am – 10 pm
  • Friday, January 31 – 7 am – 8:00 pm
  • Saturday, February 1 – 7 am – Noon (Celebrity Hall office)

Note: If you arrive after 8:00pm on Friday night, the Championship Office office will be open until 10:00pm. Pre-Ordered tickets must be picked up no later than noon on Saturday, February 1, 2020.

Important: Transportation is not included with ticket purchases.  You must be registered on the travel package to receive transportation to any of the NDTC activities/events.

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Coming Soon:

  • Disney’s Magical Express Information
  • Game Day Information
  • NDTC Coaches’ Meeting
  • Live Stream Information

Game Day at NDTC

The format for NDTC will add a video element that allows the audience to see the team’s involvement in their school and community throughout their season. With all four elements combined, the Game Day performance cannot exceed a 4:00 time limit.

Spirit Video: This component will be sent in prior to the championship and will be played between the Spirit Raising Performance and the Performance Routine. The video has a time limit of 45 seconds and should showcase what your team is doing within the school and community throughout the season. There must be a total of five video clips with a minimum of two clips in the school and two clips in the community.

View Examples of a Spirit Video Here:


Teams must attend a UDA Overnight Summer Camp and receive a Home Routine trophy or a Superior Trophy to be eligible to participate in the 2020 UDA National Dance Team Championship.

NDTC Spirit Tape Deadline – January 7th, 2020

Ready to upload your spirit tape? Click here.

How to Qualify for NDTC

To attend the National Dance Team Championship, teams must first qualify by receiving one of the following:


  • Receiving a home routine trophy at UDA Camp with 7 or more dancers in attendance
  • Receiving a Superior Trophy at UDA Camp with 7 or more dancers in attendance
  • Receiving a trophy at a UDA Fall Competitions if the team attended a camp with 7 or more participants

All Star

  • Receiving a home routine trophy at UDA Camp
  • Receiving a Superior Trophy at UDA Camp
  • Receiving a trophy at a UDA Fall Competition
  • Submitting a video for qualification

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