How to Register for MDI

register-1Fill out and submit our online registration form. You should receive a confirmation email (let us know if you don’t). The registration deadline is May 1st.

register-2Send in a 50% deposit within ten days of completing your registration form. You can pay online or by mail.

register-3Complete four forms. Your registration is not final until we have received all four forms.

First, download three essential waivers: medical release, image authorization, and participant guidelines. Once you complete the waivers, you may scan them onto your computer and email them to Alternatively, you may mail completed waivers (see below for our mailing address).

Second, fill out the online medical information form.

register-4Be sure that your full payment is in to us by June 30th, 2018.

How to Pay

Within ten days of submitting your online registration form, you must return a 50% deposit. That means that we need half of your total payment. Below you’ll see what’s due as part of the 50% deposit for each camp option:

Residential Deposit:


Commuter plus meals deposit:


Commuters (bringing/buying own meals) deposit:


If you register after May 1st, you may be unable to secure a spot at camp — and even if you do, you’ll have to pay a $30 late fee.

You may send the full amount in a single payment.

There are two ways to pay MDI:

1. Mail your payment. Checks must be made out to the Debate Access Initiative. You can send them to this address:

Debate Access Initiative
126 Coffman Memorial Union
300 Washington Ave. SE
Minneapolis, MN, 55455

2. Pay online today! The link below accepts major credit or debit cards. A PayPal account is not needed to submit an online payment — just click the “pay with credit or debit card” option after you’re re-directed.

Note: Online payments incur a 2.9% + 30 cent fee. That fee is included in the options below.

Installment Options