Join the Team

Thank you for your interest in joining the UW Spirit program!

Who are we?

* We are 12 dancers, 24 coed stunters & 3 mascots

* We offer $1000 in academic support to each athlete

* We offer a fuel-up station

* We offer an alumni mentoring program

* We travel to every away football game

* We travel to all post-season basketball games

* We average a 3.4 team gpa

* We have a dedicated athletic trainer

* We have a dedicated strength coach

* We have been to the College Football Playoff

* We have been to the NCAA Women’s Basketball Final Four

* We have been on Good Morning America

* We have competed at UCA College Nationals

* We have hosted College Game Day

* We cheer at football, volleyball, men’s & women’s basketball, men’s & women’s soccer, & softball

What do you need to do to tryout?

  1. Be accepted to the UW Seattle, Bothell or Tacoma campus
  2. Fill out the tryout application found here
  3. Send a head shot to UWSpirit@uw.edu following submission of the tryout application
  4. Fill out the tryout medical/waiver forms found here .  Bring these with you to an open gym, clinic or tryouts.
  5. Bring a tryout fee of $40 with you to tryouts.

Tryout Dates

Tryout Open Gym | 6pm – 8pm (FREE)

  • Tuesday, March 28
  • Thursday, March 30
  • Tuesday, April 4
  • Thursday, April 6

Tryout Clinic ($10)

Tryouts ($40 Tryout Fee)

  • Friday, April 7 | 5pm – 10pm
  • Saturday, April 8 | 9am – 5pm

*All open gyms, clinics & tryouts will be located in Marv Harshman Court

*Questions? Email Head Coach Kenny Dow at kennydow@uw.edu