Fees & Deadlines


  • $25 school fee. If your payment is postmarked by 1/3/18, we will waive the school fee
  • $60 per Lincoln-Douglas debater
  • $100 per entry covered by hired judging in novice
  • $50 per round of coverage for hired judging in varsity

Dates & Deadlines:

Please note that these deadlines are absolute last-minute deadlines; often divisions will fill up long in advance of these deadlines.

Entry fees will be halved for Urban Debate League programs outside of the Greater Boston area. Fee reductions DO NOT apply to judge fees or the school fee. Email us at sherylkaz@gmail.com to request half fees.

Registration Opens 5 PM November 5, 2017
New Entries Due 3 PM January 3, 2018
Entry fees frozen

Judging due

11 AM January 5, 2018

5 PM January 8, 2018

You can drop online until 11 PM January 11, 2018