Esports serves as Lebanon Valley College's 26th varsity intercollegiate athletic program and its first co-ed sport. It is the fifth new program added since the beginning of the decade, along with men's and women's lacrosse (2009–10), women's golf (2013–14), and women's ice hockey (2016–17). LVC competes as a member of the National Association of Collegiate Esports (NACE), the country's most prominent organization dedicated to competitive collegiate video gaming. Student-athletes take part in national competitions in Overwatch, Hearthstone, League of Legends, Rocket League, CS:GO and several Fighters including Dragon Ball.
Lebanon Valley College Profile: 1,600 undergraduates. 11:1 student-to-faculty ratio. More than 40 undergraduate majors. 5 master’s programs and a doctorate. All in a close-knit community.