IWU Esports

Illinois Wesleyan University Esports

eSports Tournament

The Illinois Wesleyan League of Legends team offers a supportive and diverse environment for students to train, compete, and pursue their passions. Each team will compete on a national level and represent the school through different tournaments and leagues. 

The Esports program trains within our state-of-the-art facility housed in the Hansen Student Center on campus. The Arena is stocked with Alienware PC's and an official peripheral partnership with HyperX means everything is here, ready to go! We practice three to four times a week with an emphasis on gameplay, film review, and self development. 

We’re committed to bringing in and supporting the most talented players and creating a powerhouse in the world of collegiate Esports. If you're interested in playing for us, fill out the interest form in the tab above. 


Proudly partnered with HyperX as our Official Perpiheral Partner


Meet the Coach

Illinois Wesleyan University Esports coaches are responsible for the growth and development of their roster. The coaches at Illinois Wesleyan University approach coaching with an individual and team orientated approach. They look at how the best training can be individualized to increase growth and development while still adhering to the overall objectives for the team. 

Meet Esports Coach Callum Fletcher
Meet Esports Coach Callum Fletcher

Players will practice with their coach and team for 20 hours each week. Players will analyze game footage of their play with the coach and formulate a plan to improve various aspects of their game. Our coaches focus on individual player mechanics, team mechanics, strategy, and mentality. The team will practice against each other, other students, other universities, and the online community within League of Legends. 

In the News

Callum Fletcher Named new Esports Coach

Let us know if you are interested in the program.

WEEK-TV Esports at IWU

Read the Pantagraph article about IWU Esports.

Read our press release.

Illinois Wesleyan University unveils its Arena