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Interested in joining SDMT? Tryouts are every year in the Fall semester.

The Fall 2020 Recruitment Season is officially started! Please fill out this official interest form to join our email list so we can keep you updated about info events, tryouts, and tryout materials as the semester starts. 

2020/2021 season COVID-19 Update: SDMT will still be recruiting for the 20/21 school year! We are currently working with ASU to find ways to participate in mock trial while following CDC guidelines as well as campus policies regarding COVID-19. While this season might look a little different than past years, SDMT members will still have the opportunity to gain valuable skills and compete virtually with teams from other Universities around the nation! Please fill out the form above and follow us on social media to keep updated!

Important information about becoming a member:

SDMT practices are held twice a week:

Wednesdays 6 PM – 9 PM & Saturdays 11 AM -2:30 PM

Tryouts:

Tryouts don’t require any prior experience with mock trial, law, or courtroom procedure! It is 15 minutes long and consists of a 5-minute presentation and brief interview with the coaching staff.

Tryouts will be held:

  • For 2020-2021: September 12 and 13, location: TBD

All of the information you’ll need for tryout preparation is included in the tryout packet. We typically release the tryout packet as well as tryout sign-ups via email in mid-August.

SDMT is a highly competitive and selective program, and we cannot guarantee any additional tryouts beyond the tryout date. 

Here’s how to join:

Step 1: Fill out the official 20/21 Season interest form!

First, start by filling out the 20/21 Season interest form here (this is the same form posted above). This will get you on our contact list for the tryout process that is outlined below.

Step 2: Sign up for a tryout slot

Closer to the start of the semester, you should receive an email that contains more information. Make sure to sign up for a tryout slot once the form is sent out in late August.

Step 3: Download the tryout packet

All of the information you’ll need for tryout preparation is included in the tryout packet. We typically release the tryout packet via email in mid-August. Have fun, and be creative!

Step 4: Show up and be yourself!

The last step is doing your best at your tryout. Our process is very easy and gives our coaches the opportunity to learn more about you and what you hope to gain from our program.

Follow us on social media to keep updated! 

Instagram: @sundevilmocktrial

Twitter: @asumocktrial

Facebook: Sun Devil Mock Trial