Maverick Varsity Esports

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Minnesota State University, Mankato is an official member of the National Association of Collegiate Esports (NACE), a leading organization in college-level esports.

Watch us compete

We stream live on Twitch during fall and spring seasons. We're currently in our off season and will return fall 2024.

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Get connected

Join our student Discord server to connect with our community now, whether you're interested in competitive or casual gaming.

varsity esports tryouts

Submit your varsity application for the 2024-2025 year and we'll reach out. Tryouts take place summer 2024. View academic requirements


Currently recruiting for:

  • Apex Legends
  • Call of Duty: MWIII
  • iRacing
  • League of Legends
  • Overwatch 2
  • Rocket League
  • Super Smash Bros Ultimate
  • Valorant

become a shoutcaster

Join our nationally recognized team of casters! Add your personality, charisma, and knowledge of esports to our Twitch streams with live commentary.

APPLY for shoutcasting

Varsity academic Requirements

To help encourage and support students' academic progress, we require certain standards to be upheld. Athletes must:

  • Be in good academic standing
  • Be enrolled as a full-time student* (12+ credits)
  • Be degree-seeking with a GPA of 2.0+
  • User accounts must be in good standing and not have any bans for the past 365 days

*Graduating semester students exempt

GENERAL Interest Form

Want to get involved with varsity competition, student-run organizations, student employment, or other gaming and esports opportunities? Submit our form and we'll get back to you.

Submit interest form

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