The Cheerleading squad is composed of up to sixteen members. The Golden Girls are composed of up to fourteen members. The squads are selected each spring to serve for the following academic year. The Cheerleaders participate in all home and selected away football, basketball, and volleyball games. The Golden Girls participate and perform at all home football and basketball games. Both squads participate in pep rallies throughout the year as well as campus and community related events.
The Spirit Squad program offers a scholarship each semester to all members and captains.
Spirit Squad members must maintain a cumulative and semester grade point average of 2.00. Freshmen applicants must meet entrance requirements of the university. Members must maintain a full-time course load in order to be eligible to participate and are required to participate in scheduled practices and camp prior to the beginning of classes in August.