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The DePaul University Competitive Coed Cheerleading Team is excited to announce our Tryout Clinic Dates and 2015-2016 Tryout Dates!

We will be hosting Mandatory Tryout Cheer Clinics throughout the coming weeks for those interested in becoming members for the 2015-2016 season. You are encouraged to attend at least one, if not all, of the clinic dates to receive the skills and choreography needed for tryouts. This will be the first step in trying out for the new squad.

Clinic Dates:
Wednesday, May 27th 6-9pm
Thursday, May 28th 6-9pm
Friday, June 12th 12-3pm
Location: McGrath-Phillips Arena (2323 N. Sheffield Avenue Chicago, IL 60614)

DePaul University Cheer Team Tryouts
Monday, June 15th, 2015
TIME: 6-9pm
LOCATION: McGrath-Phillips Arena (2323 N. Sheffield Avenue Chicago, IL 60614)

Upon arriving, please look for an individual wearing a blue "DePaul Cheerleading" shirt and they will direct you how to check in and where to go.

Check-in for the clinic and tryouts will begin at 5:30pm/11:30am on Friday

On campus, in-person tryouts are for DePaul students currently enrolled full-time. Any incoming freshman and transfers will not be eligible to actively participate in clinics or try outs in-person on campus until they complete the summer orientation process later this summer and register for classes. Please bring your student ID and government issued ID, as well as your insurance card. If you are an incoming freshman or transfer student, please contact for information on video tryouts.


  • Female Cheerleaders should wear Blue form-fitting clothing such as crop top/bike shorts/black pants (sports bra is acceptable). Male Cheerleaders should wear Blue tees/tanks with black shorts/pants. Gym shoes should be worn.
  • Jewelry and body piercings should be removed; visible tattoos should be covered. Hair should be pulled back and out of the face. Pleasant or game-day make-up.
  • No Nails past your finger tips (You will be ask to cut your nails if seen)

We encourage all prospective members to attend these tryout clinics and in-person tryouts. However, if approved circumstances do not allow you to do so, alternative video tryout submissions are accepted with prior coach's permission. Please contact should you need to make such a request. Requests must be made by June 1st, 2015.

Looking forward to seeing you there!