Student Affairs


Esports at the University of Wisconsin - Whitewater

With over 600 students involved, Esports is a part of the Warhawk experience. There are many ways to play, be involved with our Varsity program, and our esports student organization. The Esports Studio in Wells Hall offers gaming opportunities at $30/semester or $55/academic year for unlimited play(as gaming stations are available) billed to your student account or $4/hour on Purple Points.



Play in the Esports Studio


How To Play


Our brand new Esports studio is located at Room 28 in Wells East Hall (Lower Level)


If you plan to play more than 8 hours in a semester you are advised to sign up for the semester or academic year gaming plans at $30 and $55 respectively billed to your student account. Students may pay $4 per hour of play time through Purple Points. Students create gaming accounts and add play time at the esports studio. Please make sure to have a balance on your Purple Points prior to arriving at the esports studio. If you already have Purple Points, you may stop in to play any time during studio hours if stations are available.

Students may reserve a station through our online booking system. Find detailed instructions on the booking system here.


Studio Hours: 3pm-11pm Daily

Studio Upcoming Closures: Saturday September 23


    Studio Details

    Titles Available

    • Room 28 in Wells East Hall (Lower Level)
    • Counter Strike: Go
    • League of Legends
    • 25 High-end PCs
    • Apex Legends
    • Rocket Leaugue
    • Rainbow Six Siege
    • Call of Duty 2: Warzone 2.0
    • Overwatch 2
    • Smite
    • Team Fight Tactics
    • Valorant


    Have a suggestion for a game? Fill out out suggestion form.


    The Esports Studio is brought to you by Student Affairs, CITEE (Center for Inclusive Transition, Education, & Employment), and University Housing.

    Varsity Esports



    Varsity Esports at UW-Whitewater


    Our Varsity Esports Teams at UW-Whitewater are supported by the Division of Students of Affairs and CITEE. Current Varsity Teams are Rainbow Six: Siege and League of Legends. Both teams compete in the weekly matches through FaceIt, ggLeagues, and MidWest R6. Varsity teams hold tryouts at the start of the Fall Semester. Questions: contact


    Rainbow Six: Siege Team

    • Troy Hanson - Boomin
    • Brent Meier - Meier
    • Kyle Lukowski - Rippled
    • Jackson Bogenrief - JB
    • Hayes Murphey - Sert
    • Aaron Wild - aXron
    • Ryan Boryla - ILoveMort (non-uww)

    League of Legends Team

    • Simon Rusch - Top/Manager - Simon44cool
    • Logan Koch - Jungle - Giraffemans
    • Jon Hahn - Mid - Bluesnake
    • Ian Behling - adc - MadJoker33
    • Isaac Behling - Support - lighttemplar33
    • Kian Frank - Sub - Kıan
    • Noah Groshan - Sub - borkbork11


    Esports Summer Camps


    Esports Summer Camp


    We offer two sessions of Esports Summer Camps at UW-Whitewater for grades 7-12. Campers can focus on specific titles or try different games throughout camp. Throughout our overnight camps, campers will learn healthy gaming habits, practice setting and hitting goals, work on good communications, and exploring strategies and tactics. Scholarships are available. Registration for Summer 2023 is open.


    Esports Club


    Esports Club (Student Org)


    Join our Esports club, Hawk Esports, with over 600 members. The Esports club is one of the largest student organizations on campus. Members compete and play in numerous titles and platforms.


    President : Ryan Taylor



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    Student Affairs
    Hyer Hall 200
    800 West Main Street
    Whitewater, WI 53190

    Contact Us

    Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8AM-4PM
    Phone: (262) 472-1051