Compete in an epic suite of tournament showcases under the banner of your high school or college for a chance to win part of a $25,000+ scholarship prize pool and outfit your school with its very own state-of-the-art esports lab.
VIEW RULES REGISTER NOW Choose your game and represent your school. *Available to enrolled high school and college students in the United States ROCKET LEAGUE HIGH SCHOOL | MAR 8 - APR 3 COLLEGIATE | MAR 9 - APR 10 $5,000 HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIPS AND PRIZES $10,000 COLLEGIATE SCHOLARSHIPS AND PRIZES REGISTER NOW VALORANT COLLEGIATE | MAR 13 - APR 17 REGISTER NOW $10,000 COLLEGIATE SCHOLARSHIPS AND PRIZES
This season, we’re taking the High School and Collegiate battles to the East and the West!
Each High School, College and University will compete in four weeks of single elimination qualifiers in the East and West regions, gaining points based on tournament placings along the way. The teams with the highest points in the East and West regions will be entered into our Final Double Elimination Battle Academy National Championship! Do you have what it takes to be the Beast of the East or the Best in the West and our Battle Academy National Champion?! HELPFUL INFORMATION
Battle Academy is an online tournament series for enrolled high school and college students in the US. Students can register to play for free in any of the Battle Academy tournaments, which features Rocket League and VALORANT, and be eligible to win scholarships and gaming equipment.
Rocket League is a vehicular soccer video game developed and published by Psyonix.
Valorant is a free-to-play multiplayer tactical first-person shooter developed and published by Riot Games, for Microsoft Windows. First teased under the codename Project A in October 2019, the game began a closed beta period with limited access on April 7, 2020 followed by official release on June 2, 2020.
In addition to the $25,000 in scholarships offered across the three online tournaments, each of the first place finishing teams will be sent gaming equipment to help furnish their very own esports-dedicated lab.
VALORANT (Collegiate) 1st - $5,000 2nd - $2,500 3rd/4th - $1,250 Rocket League (High School) 1st - $3,000 2nd - $1,500 3rd - $500 Rocket League (Collegiate) 1st - $6,000 2nd - $3,000 3rd - $1,000
Where can I register to play?
You can register online on
UGC Esports . Registration is now open for all qualifiers, and will feature rolling admission, so teams and players can register to play for free up until one hour before each tournament starts.
When do the tournaments begin?
Qualifier Dates: • March 13 Qualifier Dates: • March 20 • March 27 LAST CHANCE • April 14 Championship: • April 16 - 17, 2021 • March 8 Qualifier Dates: • March 15 • March 22 LAST CHANCE • March 29 Championship: • April 2 - 3, 2021 • March 9 Qualifier Dates: • March 16 • March 23 LAST CHANCE • April 6 Championship: • April 9 - 10, 2021
Where can I go to receive tournament support?
The best way to get in touch with our team is by joining our
and reaching out to an admin! official Discord server