Cheer Tryouts


In-person Tryouts

  • May 3, 2024 from 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm and May 4, 2024 from 1pm-5pm.
  • Registration forms and payment is due by May 3, 2024 at 5pm.
  • Tryout fee: $40
  • Location: Physical Education Building (upstairs gym 201), 801 Greek Row Dr., Arlington, TX 76013

Click Here to Pay

Tryouts Requirements

  Freshman/Transfer Students: Proof of Application to UTA

  Current Students: Minimum cumulative and current GPA of 2.0

  Copy of Health Insurance

  Tryout Application

  Audition Packet

  Release and Indemnification for Minors or Release and Indemnification for Adults

Skills Requirements

Skills can go above and beyond the requirements listed here.


  • Standing Back Tuck
  • Toe Touch Back Tuck
  • Standing Pass of Choice
  • Running Tumbling Pass (must be a back handspring back tuck level or better)

Co-Ed Stunting

  • Two Stunts – judged on execution and difficulty level
    • Toss to Hands Liberty, Stretch, Awesome
    • Toss Stunt to the Top (straight-up, full up, rewind, etc)
  • At least one stunt with a Double Down Cradle


  • Be able to pull multiple body positions (Heel Stretch, Scorpion, Scale, etc.)
  • Double Down Cradles

Group Stunting

  • Two Stunts – judged on execution and difficulty level
    • Preferred Stunts: Awesome, Liberty, Stretch, Arabesque
    • Use elite variations for entry into stunts (straight-up, full ups, rewinds, etc)
  • At least one stunt with a Double Down Cradle

Things To Know

  Summer work weeks TBA at tryouts

  Camp will be at the end of July

  Scholarships are available

  As a member of the Cheer Squad, you are obligated to sign the one-year contract and to fulfill the financial obligations that will be stated at the beginning of the season

  Upon making the team, each member must complete the Notice of Voluntary Service (Form 3-8) and attach a photocopy of proof of the right to work in the United States (typically a driver's license and Social Security card.) A Foreign National with a visa status that permits on-campus work qualifies for right-to-work status and needs to submit a photocopy of the appropriate document(s)

Didn't Find What You're Looking For?

We'd be happy to help if you have any questions.

Send an Email