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2016 Fall Tryouts - Saturday, September 10 (9am - 2 pm)

2016 Fall Tryout Packet: CLICK HERE

The fall tryout date will be Saturday, Sept. 10.
Tryout fee: $20/person

Location: Two Court Gym - Basketball Practice Facility in the Coleman Building

The Coleman Building is located at the corner of Walker Avenue and West Drive on the campus of UNCG. Fleming Gym is located on the first floor of the Coleman Building.
Participants may park in the Walker Avenue Parking Deck at a rate of $1/hour. 

All tryout sessions for UNCG Cheerleading are closed without exception.

Video Tryout Submission: Submission of a tryout video will be accepted. However, situations will be handled on a case-by-case basis and the coaching staff reserves the right to deny the option of a video tryout at their discretion.

The cheerleading squad is a co-ed group of full-time UNCG students dedicated to performing throughout the men’s and women’s basketball season as well as various special events during the academic year. The squad performs at all regular-season men and women’s home basketball games, while a select group travels to the Southern Conference Championship in March.

All squad members are part of the athletics department and attend study hall as part of the department’s Academic Enhancement Program. Satisfactory academic progress is expected for all student-athletes. All members of the UNCG Cheerleading squad must be a full time UNCG student, enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours, and maintain a minimum 2.3 GPA.

There are several scheduled practice sessions every week, which include strength and conditioning work. 

For more information on cheerleading tryouts, please e-mail Dacia Ijames at

To request the UNCG cheerleading squad for a special appearance, please contact Dacia Ijames at Special appearance requests should be made two weeks prior to the event.

Deadline to submit the 2016 Cheer Tryout Packet is Monday, Sept. 5. NO EXCEPTIONS!

Submit your tryout packet via one of the methods below:

By Mail:        By Fax:        By Drop-Off:
UNCG Athletics
c/o Dacia Ijames
1408 Walker Avenue, 101C Coleman Building
Greensboro, NC 27402-6168
      To: Dacia Ijames
Re: UNCG Cheer Tryouts
Fax Number: 336.334.4063
      Room 101C, Coleman Building
Attn: Dacia Ijames