New York, NY

Online Introduction to Debate Winter Trimester 2015 Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. EST from January 20 to March 31, 2015 Wednesdays at 6:30 PST from January 21 to April 1, 2015 Thursdays at 7 PM EST from January 22 to April 2, 2015

Capitol Debate’s New York office is located on the 42nd floor of the Rockefeller Group Virtual Office Club. It’s a short walk from Central Park in Lower Manhattan and a 24 mile drive  from the Atlantic. It is home to our New York National Debate Team. The team accommodates middle school debate students and high school debate students, and gives them the opportunity to compete on the national circuit.

Academic & Debate Camps in NY. . .Coming Soon

Capitol Debate has grown it’s academic and debate institutes from Maryland to California, with five states in between. We have branched into China and now finally New York City. At each location we offer access to either a debate team or one of our many academic programs.

Look for our academic camps and debate camps in New York.

Faculty at this Location

Ron Bratt

CEO of Capitol Debate

Cancellation Policy: All payments are nonrefundable. Should cancellation be necessary, full credit will be provided up to 1 year from the date of the event, if written notice of cancellation is provided prior to May 1st for camps and at least two weeks for other programs. Any add-ons, tournament or fees paid cannot be refunded and are non-transferrable. Summer camp cancellations received after May 1st or programs cancellations after two weeks prior to program starting must also be made in writing and will follow the below schedule for applicable credit to your account.
    Camp cancellation credit timetable:
  • After May 1 | 85% credit
  • 30 - 22 days before start date | 70% credit
  • 21 - 8 days before start date | 60% credit
  • 7 - 4 days before start date | 50% credit
  • 3 - 1 day before start date | 25% credit
  • No Show | 0 credit
    Other programs cancellation credit timetable:
  • Two weeks before program start | 100% credit
  • Within two weeks before program start | 50% credit
  • Day of or No Show | 0% credit

  • For more information about Capitol Debate’s policies, terms and conditions of registration, please see our Terms, Policies, and Conditions page.
Trip / Cancellation Insurance: Trip and/or Cancellation Insurance can be purchased through a 3rd party provider such as or Plans range in cost from $20 to $285 and can protect your investment in various ways from lost luggage or missed connection compensation to cancellation for any reason with 70% - 100% refund options. Most plans require enrollment on or before the final payment is made for your trip so please be sure to look into these available options today.