MAEC COLLEGIATE MEMBERS

American University

American University | Washington D.C.

American University Esports is an organization built by students in the pursuit of one common goal: excellence. A focus on teambuilding, sportsmanship, and camradarie help us achieve that goal. AU Esports was founded in 2022 to help students compete at all levels of competitive gaming. As one of the latest teams to make their way on to the competitive collegiate esports scene, AU Esports will be looking to make a name this season as we field a considerably large roster.

Academic Programs

Games and Interactive Media
Computer Science
Game Design

Esports Teams

League of Legends
Overwatch
Rocket League
Valorant

Bryant & Stratton College

Bryant & Stratton College | Virginia Beach, VA

Bryant & Stratton College Virginia is one of Virginia’s leading varsity programs in the collegiate esports. Located in Virginia Beach, BSCVA compete in a multitude of esport titles and take part in collegiate organizations such as NACE, NJCAAe, MAEC, AVGL, and more.

Academic Programs

Accounting
Business Management
Criminal Justice Studies
Digital Marketing
Network Technology

Esports Teams

Call of Duty
Halo
League of Legends
Madden
NBA2k
Overwatch
Rocket League
Smite
Super Smash Bros
Valorant

Catholic University of America

Catholic University of America | Washington, DC

Catholic University’s Esports Program is a student organization within the Department of Fitness, Recreational Sports, and Wellness. We aim to create a space to allow members of the Catholic University community to discuss, practice, scrimmage and compete in in Esports on both a recreational and competitive level.

Academic Programs

Accounting
Business Management
Criminal Justice Studies
Digital Marketing
Network Technology

Esports Teams

Call of Duty
Halo
League of Legends
Madden
NBA2k
Overwatch
Rocket League
Smite
Super Smash Bros
Valorant

George Mason University

Catholic University of America | Washington, DC

GMU Esports is a departmental student organization within Student Involvement that aspires to create an environment where students at George Mason University can connect with others and form a community around esports. GMU Esports also aims to build student teams and foster player skill to compete in esports competitions at the collegiate level.

Academic Programs

Game Design Program and Computer Science

Esports Teams

Premiere Games
League of Legends
Melee
Overwatch
Rocket League
Smash Bros.
Valorant

Non-Premiere Games
Battle Royales
osu!
R6: Siege
Valorant

George Washington University

George Washington University | Washington, DC

George Washington Esports is an organization that brings students who share an interest in playing and spectating matches of computer and video games together. We welcome players of all skill levels as well as spectators to all meetings and events.

Academic Programs

UX/UI Program

Esports Teams

League of Legends
Rocket League
Smash Bros.

Howard Community College

Howard Community College | Columbia, MD

In today’s marketplace, there are many roads that lead to careers in programming, artificial intelligence, computer networking, databases, and software systems. A computer science degree is the most traditional, but with good reason, since it provides a strong foundation in the fundamentals at the heart of computing. For students wishing to transfer to a four-year institution, HCC’s Computer Science associate degree is an outstanding, affordable stepping stone toward that goal.

Gaming, while bigger than ever, has gone way beyond simple entertainment. This program will enable you to learn development principles to design the next generation of games that will be also used in education, business, medicine, and even national security. Designed for those who plan to pursue a bachelor’s degree in game design, HCC’s curriculum is a smart, economical way to get started.

Academic Programs

Computer Science
Gaming and Simulation Development

Esports Teams

League of Legends
Overwatch
Rocket League

Mount St. Mary's University

Mount St. Mary’s University | Emmitsburg, MD

Mount St. Mary’s University is a private, liberal arts, Catholic university in the Catoctin Mountains near Emmitsburg, Maryland. We offer more than 80 undergraduate majors, minors, concentrations and special programs grounded in the Catholic liberal arts tradition, and several bachelor’s/master’s combinations in partnership with other universities.

We inspire our students to be both ethical leaders and to live lives of significance. Additionally, the Mount has the best job placement rate in the state of Maryland and we rank in the top 10% of universities nationwide in terms of lifetime earnings of our graduates.

Academic Programs

Computer Science
Cybersecurity
Esports and Game Studies Minor

Esports Teams

League of Legends
Overwatch
Rocket League
Smash Bros.
Valorant 

Old Dominion University

Old Domion University | Norfolk, VA

Old Dominion University launched varsity esports in fall 2020 with the goal of becoming a preeminent program in collegiate esports. ODU Esports is a part of Recreation & Wellness, under the umbrella of Student Engagement and Enrollment Services. The program features 10 game titles and over 80 athletes.

The brand-new Monarch Esports Arena is the home for all of ODU’s teams and open to gamers across campus. This 3,000 sq. ft. facility houses 50 gaming computers, various consoles, a streaming studio, and lounge for gamers of all types. ODU Esports is prides itself on inclusivity and excellence stretching far beyond the competitive environment. Gamers and staff are encouraged to explore their entrepreneurial and creative sides through content creation via streaming, broadcasting, and design.

Academic Programs

Game Studies & Design
Cyber Security
Computer Science
Computer Engineering

Esports Teams

FIFA
Fortnite
CS:GO 
League of Legends
Overwatch
R6: Siege
Rocket League
Valorant

Radford University

Radford University | Radford, VA

Radford University is a comprehensive public university of 8,998 students that has received national recognition for many of its undergraduate and graduate academic programs, as well as its sustainability initiatives. Radford University serves the Commonwealth of Virginia and the nation through a wide range of academic, cultural, human service and research programs. The University offers 76 bachelor’s degree programs in 47 disciplines, two associate degrees, and six certificates at the undergraduate level; 28 master’s programs in 23 disciplines and six doctoral programs at the graduate level; and 12 post-baccalaureate certificates and one post-master’s certificate.

In 2022, Radford Esports began its first year as a varsity program offering teams in League of Legends, Rocket League, Valorant, NBA 2k, FIFA, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Our program just completed it’s first Esports facility. The Radford Esports Center is a 1,800 sq. ft. facility with 40 PC stations, dedicated console gaming area, streaming space that is accompanied by an academic minor in Esports Services.

Academic Programs

Cybersecurity
Computer Science
Software Engineering
Recreation, Parks, and Tourism
Esports Services Minor

Esports Teams

League of Legends
Rocket League
Valorant
FIFA
NBA 2k
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Randolph College

Randolph College | Lynchburg, VA

Randolph College is a nationally recognized, private, coeducational, liberal arts and sciences institution with a career focus located in Lynchburg, Virginia. Founded in 1891 as Randolph-Macon Woman’s College, Randolph is known for its excellent academic program, diverse close-knit community, exceptional faculty, rich traditions, and growing NCAA Division III athletics program.

Academic Programs

Game Design Program
Computer Science

Esports Teams

League of Legends
Overwatch
Rocket League
Smash Bros.
Valorant

Randolph-Macon College

Randolph-Macon College | Ashland, VA

Randolph-Macon is a private, coeducational liberal arts and sciences college located 15 minutes north of Richmond in the scenic town of Ashland, Virginia.

Esports are the future! Can you craft the perfect deck in Hearthstone? Can you dominate your lane in League of Legends? DO you time your ultimates perfectly in Overwatch? Are your Rocket League goals pure poetry? Ready to build in Fortnite? Lay siege to the enemy in Counter Strike: Global Offensive? We have a place for you at Randolph-Macon!

Academic Programs

Computer Science
CyberSecurity

Esports Teams

CS:GO
Hearthstone
League of Legends
Overwatch
Rocket League

Shenandoah University

Shenandoah University | Winchester, VA

The mission of the Shenandoah University Esports program is to go beyond gaming and provide students with an opportunity to develop academically, competitively, and professionally in order to become innovators and leaders in the esports ecosystem.

Our vision is to set the standard for professionalism in the esports ecosystem.

Academic Programs

Esports Management (MBA)
Esports Management (BBA)
Esports Media and Communication (BS) Esports Management (BS)
Esports Coaching Certificate
Esports Management Undergraduate Certificate
Esports Management Graduate Certificate
Esports Management Minor
Virtual Reality Design

Esports Teams

CSGO
League of Legends
Overwatch
Rocket League
Smash Bros.
Valorant

University of North America

University of North America | Fairfax, VA

University of North America’s Esports initiative is focused on providing students the opportunity to experience the Esports industry!

UoNA Dragons student athletes represent the University of North America in competitions on the national collegiate stage against universities across the nation in a variety of major gaming titles.

Student athletes will also have access to industry level knowledge, & experience opportunities through UoNA’s partnerships within the Esports, & other various state-of-the-art technology focused industry leaders. Check out our Partnerships! UoNA is enhancing the Esports industry through education & experience. We accomplish this through tailored training, education, competitive leagues, & internships.

UoNA has many more opportunities available!

Academic Programs

Compter Science
Various Game Design Courses

Esports Teams

Call of duty: GunFight/Warzone
FIFA
Madden
NBA 2K
Smash Bros.