June 29, 2020

The UDA Awards Ceremony hosted by Program Director, Coach Roberts took place on Zoom with students and families calling in from cities around the USA.  Awards included: Goal of the Season, Player of the Year as voted by the squad and Coaches Player of the Year. Three f...

May 29, 2020

Why The UDA Dream Maker Program?
Part of UDA’s vision is to provide a pathway to a successful and productive career that enhances the lives of people. We believe the Dream Maker Program is one way to reach this vision.

Just as we know that talent in sports is crucial fo...

May 24, 2020

UDA will host its first recruitment event, Columbus Ohio July 17th-19th, for prospects looking to enroll into the UDA program in 2021. The weekend will also be orientation for entering students this coming September 2020.

Director of Recruitment Coach Reilly, stated, “W...

April 16, 2020

Jon McCarthy, UEFA "A" licensed, Northern Ireland International and Head of Coaching at the UDA program at the University of Chester gives some insight into the focus of training and game development, as well as what it is like to work with the American player....

March 25, 2020

Director of recruitment, Coach Reilly, outlined an expanded recruitment schedule for the 2021-2022 class, as a large UDA academy group will be graduating in 2021. 

Coach Reilly stated, “We will have over 20 students graduating from the UDA academy in the summer of 2021...

January 25, 2020

UDA Soccer yesterday had the pleasure of hosting former Middlesbrough FC and Crystal Palace FC defender Craig Harrison at the University of Chester Campus to conduct a coaching masterclass.

Harrison, has played in the English Premier League before embarking on a hugely...

January 1, 2020

UDA staff Coach Reilly and Coach Haley conducted the final UDA recruitment event for 2019 at Lakewood Ranch on December 20th -22nd. Thankfully, the weather cooperated with warmer days at the Premier Sports Complex than the previous year.

Lakewood Ranch, FL  2019 at Spor...

December 6, 2019

UDA students enjoyed their Thanksgiving dinner with their teammates at the Coach House in the City of Chester last Thursday. Visiting families also enjoyed the day of thanks with the UDA family as they too joined in the celebration. A total of 85 students, family membe...

November 16, 2019

Want to know what the student experience with UDA at the University of Chester is like?

Check out the student experience at the UDA, UoChester video. We would love your feedback!

Much more than a soccer program.

November 16, 2019

Why Chester? Some may think it is about graduation in a 12th-century cathedral or living and studying inside a Roman and Medieval city that makes the why, but in reality, it is with the quality of what Chester offers within its academic degree programs. 

So re...