Championship Division Qualifying2018-08-09T11:09:51+00:00
NIRSA National Soccer Championships
NIRSA Soccer National Championships

Championship Division
Qualifying

NIRSA Championship Series

All regions will receive three automatic bids for the Men’s Championship Division and three automatic bids for the Women’s Championship Division.

There will also be six “at-large” bids for both Men’s and Women’s Championship Division. The at-large invitations will be given on Tuesday, November 6, 2018. All dates reflect logistics for the 2018 tournament.

Criteria for qualifying women’s and men’s teams by region is listed below.

Last updated: August 9, 2018

Click the tabs above to view different regional tournament bids.

Region I Soccer Regional

Kirkwood Soccer Complex | October 27-28, 2018
New Castle, Delaware

Women

  • Co-Champion of Regional Tournament
  • Co-Champion of Regional Tournament
  • Highest power ranked team

Men

  • Co-Champion of Regional Tournament
  • Co-Champion of Regional Tournament
  • Highest power ranked team
Region I Soccer Website

Region II Soccer Regional

BB&T Sports Park | November 2-4, 2018
Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Women

  • Winner of Regional Tournament
  • Highest ranked team in Region II after Regional Tournament
  • 2nd highest ranked team in Region II after Regional Tournament

Men

  • Winner of Regional Tournament
  • Highest ranked team after Regional Tournament
  • 2nd highest ranked team in Region II after Regional Tournament

For Region II – Teams must participate in the Regional Tournament to be eligible for automatic bid.

Region II Soccer Website

Region III Soccer Regionals

Women’s
Grand Valley State University | November 3-4, 2018
Allendale, Michigan

Men’s
Grand Parks Event Center | October 27-28, 2018
Westfield, Indiana

Women

  • Winner of Regional Tournament
  • #1 Power Ranked team at the end of the Regional Tournament
  • #2 Power Ranked team at the end of the Regional Tournament
Region III Women’s Soccer Website

Men

  • Co-Champion of Regional Tournament
  • Co-Champion of Regional Tournament
  • Highest Power ranked team after Regional tournament
Region III Men’s Soccer Website

Region IV Soccer Regional

Mohawk Sports Complex | November 2-4, 2018
Tulsa, Oklahoma

Women

  • Regional tournament bracket winner
  • Regional tournament bracket winner
  • Regional tournament bracket winner

Men

  • Regional tournament bracket winner
  • Regional tournament bracket winner
  • Regional tournament bracket winner
Region IV Soccer Website

Region V Soccer Regional

Iowa State University | October 19-21, 2018
Ames, Iowa

Women

  • Winner of Regional Tournament
  • Runner-up at Regional Tournament
  • 3rd Place team at Regional Tournament

Men

  • Winner of Regional Tournament
  • Runner-up at Regional Tournament
  • 3rd Place team at Regional Tournament

**If Region does not have three teams outside of RMCSL committed by September 22, RMCSL standings will be used for automatic bids.

Region V Soccer Website

Region VI Soccer Regionals

North
University of Oregon | October 26-28, 2018
Eugene, Oregon

South
Cal Poly SLO | November 2-4, 2018
San Luis Obispo, California

North

  • Tournament Champion

South

  • Tournament Champion
  • Tournament Runner-up
Region VI Soccer Website

Need more information?

Questions about the NIRSA Championship Series Soccer Championships can be directed to the NIRSA Director of National Sport Programs, Valerie McCutchan.