About the YDA


APDA National Champions

2018, 2014, 2009, 2007, 2003, 2001. Est. 1981.

APDA Team of the Year

2015, 2013, 2008, 2007, 2003, 2001, 1991. Est. 1987.

APDA College of the Year

2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009. Est. 2008.

North American Champions

2019, 2017, 2011, 2009, 2007, 2006. Est. 1992.

USUDA National Champions

2015, 2013. Est. 2005.

Pan-American Champions

2016. Est. 2014.

World University Champions

1990. Est. 1981.


Our alumni include former US Presidents, a Secretary of State, several members of Congress, and dozens of leaders in law, business, medicine, journalism, academia, and the arts.

We are committed to developing talent wherever we find it, and have the most effective novice training program in the country. Join us, and become part of the history. Keep up with us on Twitter and Facebook.