With NU esports, students who are competitive gamers now have this exciting new opportunity to get involved at the college level. Norwich’s esports teams play at the varsity, junior varsity, and club levels, and meet regularly to practice and compete with colleges around the world. Currently, our teams are playing:
- League of Legends
- PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds
- Rainbow 6 Siege
- Rocket League
Our esports teams compete globally with other universities and have access to our state-of-the-art equipment, brand new facilities, and experienced faculty mentorship. Many of our varsity players are majoring in Computer Science or Computer Security and Information Assurance.
Participants in our esports varsity teams are also eligible for an annual $3,000 scholarship toward their Norwich University tuition. Students interested in receiving this scholarship must try out for the team and be accepted as a varsity team member based on academic standing, experience, ability, and fit.
Are you interested in playing competitive esports at the college level? Please complete the Request More Info form to learn more about Norwich University and to receive updates on upcoming scholarship competitions, events, and more. Be sure to select esports as your sport of interest. Ready to Apply? Complete our Online Application and include esports as one of your interests.
ESPORTS SUMMER CAMP
Our summer camp throws you into the ring with some of our top-level players and formally introduces you to the rising world of collegiate gaming. We have developed lesson plans that give you the tools to succeed in a high-level gaming environment. Starting from streaming your footage, to discord communication, to LAN-competition knowledge, this program lays the groundwork for navigating all the way to the top, where playing video games for Norwich University can help pay your way through college.
For High School Sophomores and Juniors: Minimum GPA 2.5
Session I: July 12 – 18, 2020
PubG, Rainbow 6, League of Legends
Session II: July 19 – 25
APEX, CSGO, Rocket League