American Collegiate Esports League

Welcome! ACEL is a nonprofit organization formed by students for students who are passionate about gaming. Its purpose is to organize esports competitions at the collegiate level that create tight knit gaming communities via a multi-conference format, culminating in a grand finals event!


The American Collegiate Esports League is home to over 60 colleges competing in 6 conferences.

Grand Finals

Each season concludes with a grand finals for prizes and the Conference Finals Championship Trophy.


Engage in the video game culture with a large network of students from across the country.

Just Have Fun

We love esports, gaming, and just playing with our friends. Are you looking for some fun competition?