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Spirit Programs

The UWA Spirit Programs consist of the UWA Cheerleaders, Stars of Alabama Dance Team and Luie (the UWA mascot).


UWA's Cheer Squad usually consists of approximately 20 members; these members are the squad members selected at the spring tryout process, or throughout the summer. All former squad members are required to tryout each year. The squad cheers for all pep rallies, football games, home basketball games and makes many other appearances for the University and the Livingston Community.

The Stars of Alabama Dance Team consist of approximately 11 members; these members are the squad members selected at the spring tryout process, or throughout the summer. All former squad members are required to tryout each year. The squad performs for all pep rallies, football games, home basketball games and makes many other appearances for the University and the Livingston Community.

Luie is the mascot of UWA. Our program typically consist of two members who are chosen through the spring tryout process, or throughout the summer. attends multiple sporting events, university events and community events.

ELIGIBILITY AND ACADEMICS
Interested participants must follow the standard admissions procedure of The University of West Alabama, Contact the Admission Office at members are the squad members selected at the spring tryout process, or throughout the summer. All former squad members are required to tryout each year. The squad cheers for all pep rallies, football games, home basketball games and makes many other appearances for the University and the Livingston Community. 205-652-3400 for information. Freshmen, transfer, or currently enrolled UWA students may tryout with a proof of acceptance upon receipt of final transcript or enrollment to UWA at the time of tryouts. A 2.0 or greater GPA is mandatory.

SCHOLARSHIPS
UWA offers scholarships for 16 cheerleaders, 11 dancers, and 2 mascots. Each member must remain in good standings with UWA and maintain a 2.0 GPA.

TRYOUTS
Tryouts for all areas of the UWA Spirit Programs will be held on April 20-22. Register at the link below to register for tryouts.

Tryout Registration Form

WHO TO CONTACT?

For more information on the UWA Spirit Programs please email Jason Gardner at dgardner@uwa.edu or call 205-652-3624. Want to be recruited by the UWA Spirit Programs click the recruit links below:

Cheer Recruitment form

Dance Recruitment form

Recruiting Video