2019 - 2020 Cheerleading Tryouts

North Carolina A&T State University

Welcome to the 2019 - 2020 Cheerleading Tryouts!

The NC A&T Cheer team will participate in game day activities, events, and competition for the upcoming school year.

Please read through all the information carefully. A completed application requires:

1. Compliance Packet

2. Transcript (Unofficial is acceptable)

3. Tryout Application

You will receive an email by August 1st confirming your clearance to tryout once your information has been processed.

NC A&T Cheerleading Tryouts

Monday, Aug. 5th, 5:30pm to Wednesday, Aug. 7th, 8pm

BB&T Stadium - Visitor's side

Tryouts will be:

Monday - Wednesday, 5:30pm - 8pm daily

Please arrive 15 minutes early for attendance and warm-up.

IMPORTANT: Those who make the team will be asked to arrive to campus for the school year on Friday, August 9th to begin the season. More details will be given once you are confirmed to tryout.

Tryout Information

You will be evaluated on the following criteria:

  • Motion technique
  • Tumbling difficulty
  • Tumbling execution
  • Athleticism
  • Dance ability and showmanship
  • Ability to accept and apply instruction
  • Stunting position (flyer, base, backspot)
  • Jump technique
  • Overall attitude

Please see the minimum tryout requirements below. There will be no exceptions.

Tryout Requirements


Jewelry is not allowed. Your hair must be pulled away from your face with a ribbon. Natural makeup is preferred.

  • Flyer: White sports bra, white cheer shorts, white no show socks, white cheer shoes

  • Base: White sports bra, black cheer shorts, white no show socks, white cheer shoes

  • Backspot: White sports bra, light gray cheer shorts, white no show socks, white cheer shoes

  • Males: Plain white tee shirt, black shorts

Compliance Packet

Please follow the link to the Compliance Packet and complete no later than 5:00pm on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 .

*If you were a member of the NC A&T Cheer team last season, you will not need to complete the physical or sickle cell testing.

Scan your completed packet and email it to:


Your email subject line should be: FirstName LastName - Compliance Packet

Tryout Application

Please click on the link below to complete the tryout application.

The deadline to turn in applications is Wednesday, July 24th by 5pm.

Keep your head high, bow higher, and stunt the highest.

Quanetra Respass, Cheer Coach