Read up on important updates & changes coming to our collegiate programs & branding. These changes will take place starting the 2021 calendar year.
Important updates in regards to our fall programming, in light of the impact of COVID-19.
We're excited to announce the resumption of all our Spring Scholarship tournaments!
The Tespa compete team is excited to offer all college students the chance to test their skills in our Spring Interim tournament series!
Tespa is partnering with the U.S. Army to support a series of Collegiate Competitions for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare in 2020.
Tespa is partnering with SteelSeries to support collegiate chapters, events, and leagues in 2020.
To celebrate the end of the year, we're showcasing our Fall Compete winners from the Fall 2019 season! Congratulations to everyone who played!
Republic of Gamers teams up with Tespa again to support collegiate chapters, events, and leagues in 2019 & 2020.
We're closing down the MyTespa and Compete platforms on December 19.
The Hearthstone: Descent of Dragons launch is imminent, and we're supporting pre-release events to celebrate!
Hey chapter leaders! Before you pack for the holidays, check off your Tespa chapter requirements.
War has returned... and Azeroth is calling all students to join the Multiplayer Beta!
Join us online as we walk you through the fundamentals of searching and applying for internships in the gaming industry!
We're excited to announce Coca-Cola as our new exclusive beverage partner!
Celebrate the 2019 Overwatch League Grand Finals on your campus with a special Side Quest!
This year, Tespa chapter leaders will be able to apply for optional Side Quests with special risks and rewards. Our first Side Quest takes place in Uldum!
Class is now in session! Let's take a look at the new announcements, benefits, and tournaments for students this Fall.
Missed our Broadcast AMA Panel? Here’s your TL;DR.
The Tespa Leadership Academy is an all-expenses paid crash course in all things leadership, hosted at the Blizzard Headquarters in Irvine California from July 26-27. Apply today!
Missed our Events AMA Panel? Here’s your TL;DR.
The Collegiate Esports Championship takes place May 10 - 12. Here's all the info you need to enjoy the event.
Hundreds of teams from colleges far and wide clashed in 3v3 matches through multiple group stages and the quarterfinals of the final single-elimination bracket. It will all come to a crescendo when the final three matches play out at the Collegiate Esports Championship (CEC), taking place in Houston, Texas from May 10-12.
A lot has changed in competitive Hearthstone since Rise of Shadows released on April 9, and the four best collegiate Hearthstone teams are busy scheming up E.V.I.L new decks for the Hearthstone Collegiate Championship sponsored by Republic of Gamers.
We asked the players of UC Berkeley, UC San Diego, University of Chicago, and the University of Waterloo a few questions, so you can get to know the teams better.
Here’s everything you need to know about the game of StarCraft II before we crown our collegiate champion on May 11.
For one of Orange Coast College's players, a win at the CEC means more than just the chance to play on stage with her teammates in Houston.
With new hero Baptiste and significant changes to most heroes in the game, here’s a look at what you can expect when the final eight teams battle it out at the Collegiate Esports Championship in Houston.
At the Heroes of the Storm Collegiate Esports Championship finals, two teams with outstanding accomplishments will face off to find out who the true heroes are.
The Collegiate Esports Championship takes place in just a few weeks! Here's your guide to understanding Heroes of the Storm so you can follow along when the final two teams clash for the championship title on May 12.
Missed our Recruiting AMA Panel? Here’s your TL;DR.
Our Chapter Program Lead discusses the 2019 Charter changes and how they'll shape our vision for the future.
If you're a Tespa chapter leader, here's how you can lock in your chapter for the upcoming Academic Year.
We’re teaming up with our friends at Hearthstone to expand the ranks of the League of E.V.I.L.
Last month, the Overwatch League’s New York Excelsior invited every collegiate esports team in the tri-state area to compete for a spot in their first-ever 16-team collegiate Overwatch tournament.
Introducing Tespa & ROG Unleashed, our latest Campaign bundle featuring our first build-centric item and our first Tespa build contest!
Students competing in Tespa’s spring competitive leagues will have a chance to represent their schools live thanks to a new partnership between Tespa and ESPN!
We’re excited to announce our full slate of events happening this spring! From online AMAs and workshops to in-person meetups, there’s something for everyone.
The new online Officer Transition Guidebook will feature an ever-growing collection of resources, templates, and step-by-step guides to help you transition from one officer class to the next.
For the first time ever, Rocket League fans and players won't need to wait until the fall for some CRL action.
After an exciting fall preseason, it’s time for Overwatch fans and players alike to prepare for the official spring season of the Overwatch Collegiate Championship!
Enjoy the Holiday season with discounts, rewards, giveaways, and events — exclusively for Tespa members!
Missed our October AMA featuring former Blizzterns? Here's your TL;DR.
The Collegiate Rocket League Finals are coming to you LIVE from Arlington, TX. Four teams will battle for the title of best collegiate Rocket League team in North America and $25,000 in scholarships.
Institutional support can have a huge factor on a team’s success, and there’s no better example than Akron’s varsity esports program competing in their first season of Collegiate Rocket League.
The University of North Texas enters the Collegiate Rocket League Finals as the home team. Can they pull off a win in their home state?
Penn State comes in to the finals as the ultimate underdog. Can they pull off the upset this weekend?
The University of Arizona Wildcats predicted their place at the CRL Finals at the start of the season. They also enter the weekend with a flawless record.
Republic of Gamers teams up with Tespa to support collegiate chapters, events, and leagues in 2018 & 2019.
Tespa Korea launched on August 30 and is now the hub for college esports in Korea.
Join us as we take a look back at this year's Summer Retreat.
Join us for our next two Ask Me Anything panels featuring former Blizzard Interns.
Missed our first AMA lecture? Here's your TL;DR!
The "AMA" Panel Series will highlight career paths from across the collegiate esports and gaming industries.
Tespa and World of Warcraft team up to support Battle for Azeroth events on Tespa campuses across North America!
This school year, enjoy upgraded membership rewards, new club programs, and an exciting season of college esports competition.
We’re giving a “berry” special gift to all Tespa Plus members to commemorate the end of finals.
Join us in Irvine, California on August 3-5 for an all-expenses-paid collegiate summit unlike any other.
This weekend, our final eight colleges battle for the Collegiate Hearthstone Championships crown! Learn about the team, format, and schedule for this weekend's games.
Loot Drops are an exciting new way for students to earn high-value items from our Tespa partners and publishers.
Tespa’s new student employment initiative kicks off with specialized chapter engagement tracks.
Foremost among Tespa’s 2018 initiatives is the Hearthstone varsity program, the Hearthstone Collegiate Championships (HCC) Varsity Division.
Tespa and Soylent's latest campaign features all-new accessories and a limited edition Dalaran Flame pin!
We're releasing new templates and web features designed to make the leadership transition process as simple as possible.
Tespa’s Spring Overwatch tournament is back, inviting schools across Canada and the United States to build up new talent and experience exciting competitive play during the off-season.
Triple the scholarships, triple the stakes! The Hearthstone Collegiate Championships is bigger and better than ever before, featuring a reworked tournament format and over $150,000 in scholarship prizing, tablets, and more!
A deeper pool of heroes and clear focus on fundamentals carried the day for the veteran team from UC Berkeley.
As the tournament gets underway, the hopes and dreams of these college competitors are only just beginning.
The unpredictable Tritons have taken dominating wins and heartbreaking losses against every team in the championship.
The Anteaters have consistently dominated the competitive scene, and have emerged undefeated as the #1 seed in the championship.
These sharpshooting scholars dominated last year’s championship with charisma, grace, and deadly skill. This year, the Bears are back to defend their belt.
These Canadian classmates are battle-hardened and back for revenge against UC Berkeley, the defending champions.
Tespa and Soylent team up to support campuses with epic gear and dangerously nutritious meal-replacement beverages.
Join us in in the Valley of the Sun as we crown the newest Overwatch Collegiate Champions!
Learn about our Spring 2018 Competitive Leagues, featuring StarCraft II, Hearthstone, and the fourth installment of the legendary Heroes of the Dorm!
We're sending our Top 4 Overwatch Colleges to Arizona for the first-ever Fiesta Bowl Overwatch Collegiate National Championship!
Tespa and World of Warcraft are excited to offer a very special holiday bonus campaign to any chapter-organized collegiate gathering.
After three months of intense competition, final four colleges duke it out for $50,000 in scholarships!
After failing to qualify for playoffs, Ohio State University's Rocket League team discovered new talent... and a shot at the National Championship. Read the story behind Ohio State's miracle run!
This weekend, the Collegiate Rocket League culminates in a sensational showdown for $50,000 in scholarships and the title of National Champions!
Learn how Matt and the Scarlet Crusaders dominate the collegiate Hearthstone scene, year after year.
The top eight college teams from each conference are poised to begin an epic round of conference play. Who will rocket boost to the top?
Tespa announces new Fall programs for students, competitors, and chapter leaders.
Take a dive into the data behind the qualifiers we hosted for the Red Bull Team Brawl: Hearthstone College Clash!
A look back at our biggest moments of the year!
We sit down with Eugene "Yuuj" Tseng to talk about his past, and recent win in Heroes of the Dorm.
Tespa is proud to announce a partnership with Psyonix to bring Rocket League to its slate of national collegiate competitions for the very first time!
Tespa is joining forces with Red Bull this summer!
Join us for the third Tespa Summer Retreat, where a diverse group of chapter leaders from across the US and Canada come together to learn from industry professionals and each other over the course of 3 days at the end of summer.
If you ask any Tespa chapter leader, they'll tell you that building a gaming community from scratch is no easy task. We sit down to talk to former Rutgers Esports president Adam Baugh and asked him to share his story.
Starting this year, Tespa Chapters will be able to access online resources and unlock exclusive rewards for transitioning new officers onto their leadership team in the Winter and Spring.
Presenting Heroes and Villains, the next event support box from Tespa!
The Hearthstone® Collegiate National Championship—part of the Tespa® Competitive Series— will come to an exciting conclusion this April at a live finals event with more than $160,000 in scholarships and prizes on the line.
The first ever Tespa® Collegiate Series for Overwatch® is behind us, but the battle rages on.
The Tespa Collegiate Series: Overwatch Live Finals is coming to the University of California, San Diego!
Countless cards have been played and mana spent to bring the final four teams together in their quest for their share of $50,000 in scholarships and prizing.
Heroes of the Dorm is returning once again for more prizes, more rivalries, and more intense action in the Nexus, with Cheerleader Kerrigan leading the charge!
Adventure is out there! Tespa is partnering with Twitch to equip you with a support package for your upcoming event!
Enter to win a Tespa Holiday Package, featuring Gunnar Optiks and SteelSeries!
Register your team and compete for a share of over $160,000 in scholarship prizing.
Fall classes are finished and winter break is here! There’s no merrier time to gather two friends for an Ecopoint: Antarctica Throwdown. Tespa is proud to present the first ever Overwatch 3v3 Elimination tournament, Collegiate Snow Day.
Get to know each of the four teams participating in this years WoW PvE tournament for a share of $20,000 in scholarship prizing!
Earlier this fall we challenged schools across North America to rally their best Overwatch players on campus, over the course of the last 7 weeks over 230 schools have battled it out and we're now down to our final 8, the regional champions!
After 7 weeks of grueling card slinging, the final eight teams have emerged among over 600 teams across North America. They are now just 1 win away from making it to the Live Finals and competing for over $50,000 in scholarship prizing!
Watch a trailer for our upcoming documentary on Heroes of the Dorm 2016, and the esports industry.
We’re pleased to announce that Tespa is partnering with our friends from Gunnar Optiks to send your campus a holiday support package for your upcoming event!
Calling all adventurers! The war against the Legion has begun, and now is the perfect time for collegiate gamers to join the fray.
We sit down with Edwin "HotMEOWTH" Cook to talk about his recent win in HCT Americas Summer Championship and his involvement with Tespa
Tespa is excited to reveal its Fall premier competitive programs and offer a sneak peek of what’s in store for Spring.
Get a sneak peak at everything that's included in our membership box for the 2016-17 Academic Year
Not a Tespa chapter? No problem! Team up with Tespa to throw a unique gaming event on your campus anywhere in the globe.
Click here to apply for your Fall 2016 Event Support package, sponsored by SteelSeries!
Check out the complete guide to the Tespa program for the 2016-2017 year!
Welcome to the new class of Tespa Regional Coordinators, who will be our chapter's guides to collegiate esports glory.
Last week we hosted 32 Chapter Leaders, Regional Coordinators and Tournament Admins to the Blizzard campus to learn, grow and share.
Four of Tespa's brightest collegiate Hearthstone teams are flying to China for an epic international tournament.
Gear up! Tespa is launching a collegiate summer series of weekly Overwatch tournaments.
Join us this summer for another weekend of panels, workshops and fun!
Join the team that's working to revolutionize college gaming events and communities on a global scale.
After weeks of qualifiers, two teams of collegiate "Archons" take the StarCraft stage at DreamHack Austin for a clash of the titans!
The second annual Heroes of the Dorm ended with an explosive finish in Seattle. Here's our summary of the weekend's epic matches.
Take your college gaming club to the next level with Tespa support and exclusive membership benefits!
Tespa and SteelSeries are challenging you to make your next event as extraordinary as this support package.
"Well Played" to our first-ever Collegiate Hearthstone champions! Here's our recap on the months of mayhem that exploded at the grand finals at PAX South 2016!
Heroes of the Dorm is back for 2016 with a $500,000 prize pool! Find out how you can compete in the world's biggest collegiate Heroes tournament.
Not sure what it means to be a "Developing Group"? Read the answers to these questions for more information!
“The merging is complete!” The first tournament of the Tespa Collegiate Series is kicking off with an epic StarCraft II Archon tournament.
Four regions' champions are converging at PAX South for the finals of the Collegiate Hearthstone Championship!
Tespa and Twitch are combining forces to bring you a turbocharged sponsor support package you won't want to miss.
With school in full session and the biggest gaming events of the year just around the corner, our top-secret Tespa operatives are prepped and ready to deliver our most stylish support package yet!
We’re looking for the most dedicated and experienced leaders in North America to team up with other leaders in their region for their biggest challenge yet!
As students across the world prepare for another exciting year of classes, adventures, and epic gaming events, our collegiate strike force has been busy developing cutting-edge Tespa programs for the 2015-2016 school year.
School’s out for the summer! Relive the best moments from the 2014-2015 school year with our “Year-In-Review” infographic!