Spirit Programs Tryout Information

UTRGV Cheer Team

Tryout Packet 

Co-Ed Cheer Candidate Information Sheet

Dance Team Candidate Information Sheet 

UTRGV Medical Packet

UTRGV Facility Waivers


Dance Team 

The Dance Team promotes school spirit through engaging performance entertainment during school and athletic teams events. and represents the university at UDA College Dance Competitions.

Tryouts: Saturday, May 18, 2019
UREC Facility in Edinburg, TX 
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

Dance Team Audition FAQs

Co-Ed Cheer Squad 

The Coed Cheer Team supports the athletic teams and represents the university at UCA College Cheerleading Competitions. Team members serve as ambassadors at a variety of events. 

Tryouts: Wednesday, May 22, 2019 
UREC Facility in Edinburg, TX 
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 

Tryouts: Thursday, May 23, 2019 
UREC Facility in Edinburg, TX 
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 

Mascot Team Tryouts 

Date & Time: TBD 

Candidates are expected to bring the following requirements to tryouts:

  • Copies of all high school transcripts for incoming freshmen or college transcripts from transfers and current UTRGV students. 
  • Resume style list of Varsity/Competition Experience and Accomplishments
  • Reference letter from previous director/coach - letter must be emailed directly to Coach Lora Solis at lora.solis@utrgv.edu
  • All forms from tryout packet (above)

Additional Items: 

  • New students must provide acceptance letter from The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley for the Fall Semester (Candidates should not be admitted on any type of probation)
  • Current UTRGV students must have a Grade Point Average of 2.5 or above and be in good standing with the university (Candidates should not be on any form of academic or disciplinary probation)