Dance Team

Dance Team

2017-2018 Dance Team

The WCU Dance Team is a vital part of the Catamount community.  The team brings spirit and energy to the football and basketball seasons and makes special appearances at campus and community events. In addition, the team participates in National Dance Alliance Collegiate Nationals each year in April.  Those interested in joining this dynamic team can participate in our upcoming tryouts.

Dance Team Tryouts

In person tryouts for 2018-2019 are complete.  However, video tryouts are still being accepted on a rolling basis through June 1st, 2018.  Any questions can be directed to WCU Dance Team Advisor, Shauna Sage, at 

Video tryouts must include the requirements listed on the right hand side of this page.  Please wear all black athletic dance attire in your video tryout. Video tryouts can either be emailed to or mailed to: WCU Campus Recreation Center, Attn: Shauna Sage, 379 Memorial Drive, Cullowhee, NC 28723. 

In addition to the video with the video tryout requirements, please also submit the following form/information with your video tryout:

  • Tryout Information Sheet
  • 1-Mile Run Time
  • Answers to the following questions:  Why are you interested in becoming a member of the Dance Team?  What characteristics do you possess that will make you a strong member of the team?  After reviewing the commitment sheet (below), do you foresee any conflicts with the commitments listed?  In order to be on the Dance Team, you must maintain a 2.5 GPA - Do you foresee any challenges during 2018-2019 managing both your academic workload and your commitment to being a member of the WCU Dance Team (Ex: internships, clinicals, study time, etc.)?

Before submitting your video tryout, please review the WCU Dance Team Time Commitment Sheet

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