The College 4-Man Clinic

For Advanced and Experienced Umpires


Our instructional staff is comprised of current and former Triple-A professional umpires, current and former NCAA postseason umpires, and leaders in the umpiring community.


Upon acceptance of your registration, class schedule and any other camp information (when confirmed) is sent by email. Schedules are subject to change.

Currently, the clinic begins on November 1 at approximately 3:00 pm. The clinic concludes on Sunday, November 3 at approximately 3:00 pm.

November 1 – November 3 | Registrations Limited

This weekend clinic is designed for the experienced post-season umpires and advanced college umpires desirous of enhancing their skills in the 4-man umpire system. 

Clinic Overview

This is an intense weekend with a professional approach to the instruction of four-man mechanics. Instruction includes comprehensive classroom discussion of mechanics and techniques, NCAA Rules and CAA Mechanics, The Strike Zone, Handling Situations, Communication, Philosophy of Plate and Base Work, Field Work and Drills.


This clinic is held in Newark, DE on the campus of the University of Delaware. The clinic begins in the classroom on Friday, November 1 in the afternoon (tentatively 3:00 pm start). Field instruction takes place on the University of Delaware baseball field. The clinic concludes on Sunday, November 3 (field instruction and classroom session tentatively scheduled).

Instructor Staff

The primary instructor staff is comprised of Major League Baseball Umpires, Current and Former Triple-A Umpires, and NCAA Regional Evaluators. You will learn from accomplished umpires, teaching the techniques required to excel when working a 4-man game.

Tentative Camp Schedule (subject to change)

The afternoon/evening of November 1 – Classroom
November 2 – Classroom and on-field instruction
November 3 – Classroom and on-field instruction

Lodging/Travel Arrangements

Lodging, meals, and travel are the responsibility of the umpire. However, we are looking arranging special rates for umpires. Information will be provided to umpires approved to attend the clinic.


Clinic tuition is $350. Space is limited, register today! Tuition must be paid in full by October 28. Registration closes on October 28 or when the capacity for camp is filled. All registrations are subject to approval.

Register by October 28

Registration closes on October 28 or when the capacity for this clinic is filled. Clinic tuition is $350.

This umpire development opportunity is a joint training program by Mid-Atlantic Collegiate Umpires and United Collegiate Umpires.