2023 Clash of the Colleges

4 p.m.
Aug. 25, 2023
Arrive at Cessna Stadium, South Gate

Between New Student Athletic Building and Koch Arena

It's On! This event includes relay races, team sports and a competition between academic colleges to determine who rules the school. Come by yourself or with a group of other new students. Enjoy an afternoon of interactive fun!

Follow us for updates! Live Scoreboard (updated in the spring for 2023)


3:45 p.m. Doors Open
4 p.m. Opening Ceremony & Dean's Competition
4:30 p.m. Let the games begin!
6:30 p.m. Closing Ceremony

Registration for 2023 will begin in July.

Click here to register (updated in the spring for 2023)

Once available, access the reservation form above to view college pre-party times and locations. Students can check in at their college pre-party, and will be placed into their games there. Walk-in students are welcome on the day of Clash and will be placed in games on site. 

Every participant must register online to attend Clash. Please note that it is first-come, first-served. Registration will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 23. Please bring your Shocker ID card for check-in and wear a shirt in your college's color (some colleges provide shirts to new students at welcome events and Clash pre-parties). Your academic college will inform you about any planned pre-parties that occur before 4 p.m. on Aug. 25.

All registered students will receive a reminder email 2 days before the event. Please call First-Year Programs at 316-978-5420 if you need to make any changes to your RSVP.

Participants Waiver

All Clash of the Colleges participants must submit a signed waiver form. Please bring your signed waiver on the day of Clash to check-in. Students under the age of 18 will need a parent or guardian's signature on their waiver form.

» Download the Clash of the Colleges Waiver Form (PDF)

Virtual Games

Virtual Games are back! Minute-to-win-it home games, talent showcase, e-gaming, scavenger hunts, virtual escape rooms and more! Want to earn points for your college? Participate in these games at the comfort of your own home and make your college proud!

Register for Virtual Games