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Would you like to attend a Centennial Conference institution and participate in intercollegiate athletics?

What the Centennial Conference and Division III has to offer

  • Division III athletics provides a well-rounded collegiate experience that involves a balance of rigorous academics, competitive athletics, and the opportunity to pursue the multitude of other co-curricular and extra-curricular opportunities offered on Division III campuses.
  • Division III playing season and eligibility standards minimize conflicts between athletics and academics, allowing student-athletes to focus on their academic programs and the achievement of a degree.
  • Division III offers an intense and competitive athletics environment for student-athletes who play for the love of the game, without the obligation of an athletics scholarship.
  • Division III athletics departments place special importance on the impact of athletics on the participants rather than on the spectators. The student-athlete’s experience is of paramount concern.
  • Division III athletics departments are dedicated to offering broad-based programs with a high number and wide range of athletics participation opportunities for both men and women.
  • Division III places primary emphasis on regional in-season and conference competition, while also offering 36 national championships annually.
  • Division III affords student-athletes the opportunity to discover valuable lessons in teamwork, discipline, perseverance, and leadership, which in turn make student-athletes better students and responsible citizens.
  • Division III features student-athletes who are subject to the same admission standards, academic standards, housing, and support services as the general student body. The integration of athletics with the larger institution enables student-athletes to experience all aspects of campus life.
  • Division III encourages student-athletes to take advantage of the many opportunities available to them, both within and beyond athletics, so that they may develop their full potential as students, athletes, and citizens.

Contact one of our member institutions for more information ...

Bryn Mawr
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@brynmawrcollege 

Dickinson
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@DickinsonAdmit

Franklin & Marshall
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@FandMAdmission

Gettysburg
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@GburgAdmission 

Haverford
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@haverfordedu 

Johns Hopkins
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@JHU_Admissions

 

McDaniel
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@Go2McDaniel

 

Muhlenberg
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@BergAdmissions

 

Swarthmore
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@SwatAdmissions

 

Ursinus
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@UC_Admission

Washington College
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@WCAdmissions

 



Associate Members

 

Juniata
football recruiting 

Moravian
football recruiting 

Susquehanna
football recruiting 

 

Merchant Marine
wrestling admissions

 

Stevens
wrestling admissions 

 

Washington and Lee
wrestling recruiting