A wide view of USD Esports arena.


Join an inclusive community of gamers and collaborate with friends or compete with the best of the best on a regional and national level.

Game On

The University of South Dakota Esports team is a student-led, inclusive program where you have the opportunity to compete in a variety of online gaming platforms.

Collaborate with other gamers in the esports arena. You’ll have access to 24 new computer stations and two large TVs surrounded by lounge furniture complete with game consoles, including Nintendo Switch, Playstation 4 Pro and Xbox One X.

USD Esports currently participates in the Collegiate Starleague League of Legends, Madden, Rocket League, Counter-Strike and Fortnite competitions. The team also participates in Hearthstone, Overwatch, Call of Duty, Rainbow 6: Siege and Valorant competitions. You can compete in weekly Smash Bros tournaments and monthly regional events. If there are other games you want to play competitively, contact the Director of the Esports Arena at either Connor.Singhisen@usd.edu or the club leadership at esports@usd.edu to join the Esports team.

Esports Lab Hours

Monday 3 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Friday 2 p.m. - 12 a.m.
Saturday 12 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Sunday 2 p.m. - 8 p.m.

 A wide view of the Esports Arena, where players sit at their computers.

Enter the Arena

Take a Virtual Tour of the Esports Arena and explore our top-class facilities.

Tour the Esports Arena
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Tune in Live

Watch the USD Esports team stream on Twitch to watch our live competitions or past matches.

Watch us Live
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USD Esports Wins $15,000 in Twitter Competition

The University of South Dakota Esports club won $15,000 in the LevelNext Twitter Competition sponsored by Learfield IMG.

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