Here is a link to an article about our ESports department! We are happy and excited to become the first Division 1 school in New England to add ESports as a varsity program. We are hoping to be a pioneer for other schools in New England. https://www.bostonherald.com/2020/04/24/northeastern-esports/
Club Sports is extremely excited to announce that the Esports initiative has been elevated to varsity status at Northeastern University. Moving into the fall NEU will offer Hearthstone, League of Legends, Rocket League, and Overwatch as a varsity sport. We are excited to lead this collegiate Esports initiative in the northeast!
Esports at the Club Sport level is very competitive. Teams compete in varied intercollegiate tournaments depending on the game title. The tournaments include Tespa, CSL, AVGL, CR6, RSAA and others…
For detailed information and updates, please visit our discord server.
Currently, Club Sports host 11 titles:
- Rocket League
- League of Legends
- Dota 2
- Heroes of the Storm
- Smash Ultimate
- Smash Melee
- Rainbow 6: Siege
Yes, we do have a facility with 12 full setups, including gaming chairs, mice, keyboards, headsets and 240hz monitors.
The facility is located at SquashBusters, and is used solely for Club Sports members to practice and play their matches.