Every year, between 30-50 female soccer players make the leap from college soccer to the NWSL.
While the NWSL had an average attendance of about 8,000 fans per game in 2019, the Austrian Bundesliga had around 6,300 all games on a weekend in the same season.
Nearly 90%, or 18 out of the 23 players on the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team, were actively involved in college soccer before joining the national team.
I was pleasantly surprised by how quickly I was integrated into the team. My teammates have been very supportive from day one.
St. Bonaventure University
To obtain a sports scholarship for a college in the USA, one must meet various requirements. First and foremost, academic qualification is essential. Additionally, ideally, one should demonstrate outstanding performance in their sport. In addition to academic and athletic requirements, potential scholarship recipients must also be of good character. The ability to work as part of a team, self-leadership, and a commitment to the community and the college are important factors.
Sport at a competitive level
High School degree
Trade school graduation
Bachelor degree (unfinished)
Bachelor Degree (finished)
Open to new experiences
Take your chance and explore your potential!
ENTDECKE JETZT DEINE MÖGLICHKEITEN AUF EIN STIPENDIUM IN DEN USA!
Die Vorbereitung für die College-Saison in den USA startet Anfang August.
The fall semester starts in early August. The first 2-3 weeks are dedicated to preparing for the season. After that, depending on your team's performance, the national tournament champion is determined through knockout rounds, usually until mid-December.
From mid-December to mid-January, there are Christmas holidays. This provides the opportunity to come home and spend cozy days with family and friends.
The spring semester starts in mid-January and is referred to as the off-season in college football. The entire spring essentially serves as preparation for the fall season.
Summer break at most universities typically starts in early May and lasts until early August. So, you have three months off and plenty of time for a visit back home.
Chiara Gottinger on her recognition as National Rookie of the Week.
in the life of a student-athlete
As mentioned before, you have the opportunity to combine sports and university without having to make sacrifices. Here, we'll show you what a typical day at university usually looks like.
Number of universities
Scholarship amount X level of performance
The range of performance in women's soccer extends from 4th Division to a very strong 1st Division team. The best teams can even compete with German Bundesliga teams.