Tournament Status: Tournament Completed

Welcome to the home page for the 2017 US Universities Debating Championship tournament hosted by University of Denver and Regis University (CO) on Apr 15-17, 2017 for College students.

A. Tournament dates: April 15-17, 2017

B. Tournament location: Preliminary rounds at University of Denver. Elimination rounds at Hyatt Regency Denver.

C. The contract with the hotel is signed. Rooms are $129 per night quad occupancy. You can book rooms here: 

D. We have secured 55 classrooms (45 in one building and 10 in the building next door) and can easily secure more if need be.

E. Tab staff: Megan Towles, Steven Llano, and Will Reilly.

F. Adjudication team: Josh Martin and Lindsey Dixon. Additional adjudication team members will be added via an application process.

G. Equity Officers: Gina Iberri-Shea and Rob Snow.

H. Fees: $150 per team. $75 per judge. $150 extra per uncovered team.

I. Judging requirements: N-1

J. Transportation: Hotel is accessible from airport via light rail. University of Denver is accessible from hotel via light rail.

K. Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner provided by tournament host during preliminary debates. Numerous bars and restaurants near hotel to choose from on day of elimination debates.


  1. Adelphi University (Garden city , NY)
  2. Bard College (Annandale-on-Hudson, NY)
  3. Bates College (Lewiston, ME)
  4. Brandeis University (Waltham, MA)
  5. Brown University (Providence, RI)
  6. California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo (San Luis Obsipo, CA)
  7. Carroll College (Helena, MT)
  8. Clemson University (Clemson, SC)
  9. Colgate (Hamilton, NY)
  10. Columbia Debate Society (New York, NY)
  11. Corban University (Salem, OR)
  12. Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  13. Debate Society of Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  14. DePauw University (Greencastle, IN)
  15. Duke University Debating Society (Durham, NC)
  16. Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
  17. Hawai'i Pacific University (Honolulu, HI)
  18. Hobart and William Smith (Geneva, NY)
  19. Humboldt State University (Arcata, CA)
  20. Idaho State University (Pocatello, ID)
  21. Ithaca College (Ithaca, NY)
  22. Kansas State Debate (Manhattan, KS)
  23. Los Medanos College (Pittsburg, CA)
  24. Louisiana Tech University (Ruston, LA)
  25. Loyola Marymount University (Los Angeles, CA)
  26. Loyola University Chicago ( Chicago , IL)
  27. Middlebury College (Middlebury, VT)
  28. Morehouse College (Atlanta, GA)
  29. Northwest University, Kirkland (Kirkland, WA)
  30. Pacific Lutheran University (Tacoma, WA)
  31. Palomar College (San Marcos, CA)
  32. Patrick Henry College Debate (Purcellville, VA)
  33. Pepperdine University (CA)
  34. Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
  35. Regis University (Denver, CO)
  36. Rocky Mountain College (Billings, MT)
  37. Seattle Univeristy (Seattle, WA)
  38. St. John's University, New York (Queens, NY)
  39. Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  40. Texas State University (San Marcos, TX)
  41. The George Washington University (Washington DC, VA)
  42. The King's College (NYC) (New York, NY)
  43. The University of Mississippi (University , MS)
  44. Tufts University (Medford, MA)
  45. UCLA (Los Angeles, CA)
  46. United States Air Force Academy (CO)
  47. University of Alaska Anchorage (Anchorage, AK)
  48. University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  49. University of Denver, Denver, CO (Denver, CO)
  50. University of Hawaii (Honolulu, HI)
  51. University of La Verne (La Verne , CA)
  52. University of Miami (Coral Gables, FL)
  53. University of Michigan-Flint (Flint , MI)
  54. University of North Georgia (Oakwood, GA)
  55. University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  56. university of rochester debate union (Rochester, NY)
  57. University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
  58. University of Vermont (Burlington, VT)
  59. University of Wyoming (Laramie, WY)
  60. Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, NY)
  61. Vermont (Burlington, VT)
  62. Washburn University (Topeka, KS)
  63. Wheaton College (Wheaton, IL)
  64. Willamette University (Salem, OR)
  65. Yale College (NH , CT)
  1. A - Debate Parliamentary-debate (212)

Total Debate Entries: 212

Pattern - Event - (entries)