College soccer: Half of NCAA Division III conferences have already suspended fall sports

Division III is the largest of the NCAA's three divisions with more than 400 colleges and universities fielding men's or women's soccer teams and almost 24,000 student-athletes playing soccer.

It's also the division that has moved the quickest to shut down or limit fall sports in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. Of the 44 Division III conferences, 22 have already postponed fall sports. Another 11 have decided to play only conference-only schedules, allowing schools to start competitive play later in the fall.

Some conferences plan to revisit the situation regarding fall sports after school opens while others are working to move all or most fall sports to next spring.

Note: M=sponsors men's soccer; W=sponsors women's soccer.

Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (no decision made)
Alfred State (M/W)
*Hilbert (M/W)
La Roche (M/W)
Medaille (M/W)
Mt. Aloysius (M/W)
Penn State-Altoona (M/W)
Penn State-Behrend (M/W)
Pitt.-Bradford (M/W)
*Pitt.-Greensburg (M/W)
*Cancelled fall sports.

Atlantic East Conference (postponed fall sports)
Cabrini (M/W)
Gwynedd Mercy (M/W)
Immaculata (M/W)
Marymount (M/W)
Marywood (M/W)
Neumann (M/W)
Wesley (M/W)

American Rivers Conference (no decision made)
Buena Vista (M/W)
Central (M/W)
Coe (M/W)
Dubuque (M/W)
Loras (M/W)
Luther (M/W)
Nebraska Wesleyan (M/W)
Simpson (M/W)
Wartburg (M/W)

American Southwest Conference (no decision made)
Belhaven (M/W)
Concordia (Texas) (M/W)
East Texas Baptist (M/W)
Hardin-Simmons (M/W)
Howard Payne (M/W)
LeTourneau (M/W)
Louisiana College (M/W)
Mary Hardin-Baylor (M/W)
McMurry (M/W)
Ozarks (M/W)
Sul Ross State (M/W)
UT Dallas (M/W)

Capital Athletic Conference (postponed fall sports)
Christopher Newport (M/W)
Finlandia (M/W)
Mary Washington (M/W)
Mills (W)
Pine Manor (M/W)
Pratt Institute (M/W)
St. Mary's (Md.) (M/W)
Salisbury (M/W)
York (Pa.) (M/W)
Southern Virginia (M/W)
UC Santa Cruz (M/W)

Centennial Conference (postponed fall sports)
Bryn Mawr (W)
Dickinson (M/W)
Franklin & Marshall (M/W)
Gettysburg (M/W)
Haverford (M/W)
Johns Hopkins (M/W)
McDaniel (M/W)
Muhlenberg (M/W)
Swarthmore (M/W)
Ursinus (M/W)
Washington College (M/W)

City University of New York Athletic Conference (postponed fall sports)
Baruch (M)
Brooklyn (M/W)
Hunter (M)
John Jay (M/W)
Lehman (M/W)
Medgar Evers (M/W)
York (NY) (M/W)

Colonial States Athletic Conference
(postponed fall sports)
Bryn Athyn (M/W)
Cairn (M/W)
Cedar Crest (W)
Centenary (N.J.) (M/W)
Clarks Summit (M/W)
Keystone (M/W)
Notre Dame (Md.) (W)
Rosemont (M/W)
St. Elizabeth (M/W)
Wilson (M/W)

Commonwealth Coast Conference (postponed fall sports)
Curry (M/W)
Endicott (M/W)
Gordon (M/W)
University of New England (M/W)
Nichols (M/W)
Roger Williams (M/W)
Salve Regina (M/W)
Wentworth (M/W)
Western New England (M/W)

College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (no decision made)
Augustana (M/W)
Carroll  (M/W)
Carthage  (M/W)
Elmhurst  (M/W)
Illinois Wesleyan  (M/W)
Millikin (M/W)
North Central  (M/W)
North Park (M/W)
Wheaton (Ill.) (M/W)

Empire 8 Conference (postponed fall sports)
Alfred (M/W)
Elmira (M)
Hartwick (M/W)
Houghton (M/W)
Nazareth (M/W)
Sage (M/W)
St. John Fisher (M/W)
Utica (M/W)

Great Northeast Athletic Conference (postponed fall sports)
Albertus Magnus (M/W)
Anna Maria (M/W)
Colby-Sawyer (M/W)
Emmanuel (M/W)
Johnson & Wales (RI) (M/W)
Lasell (M/W)
Norwich (M/W)
Regis (Mass.) (M/W)
Rivier (M/W)
Saint Joseph's (Maine) (M/W)
St. Joseph (Conn.) (M/W)
Simmons (W)
Suffolk (M/W)

Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (no decision made)
Anderson (M/W)
Bluffton (M/W)
Defiance (M/W)
Earlham (M/W)
Franklin (M/W)
Hanover (M/W)
Manchester (M/W)
Mount St. Joseph (Ohio)
Rose-Hulman (M/W)
Transylvania (M/W)

Landmark Conference (conference-only schedule)
Catholic (M/W)
Drew (M/W)
Elizabethtown (M/W)
Goucher (M/W)
Juniata (M/W)
Moravian (M/W)
Scranton (M/W)
Susquehanna (M/W)

Liberty League (postponed fall sports)
Bard (M/W)
Clarkson (M/W)
Hobart (M)
Ithaca (M/W)
Skidmore (M/W)
St. Lawrence (M/W)
Union (M/W)
Vassar (M/W)
William Smith (W)

Little East Conference (no decision made)
Castleton (M/W)
Eastern Connecticut State (M/W)
Keene State (M/W)
*UMass Boston (M/W)
UMass Dartmouth (M/W)
Plymouth State (M/W)
Rhode Island College (M/W)
*Southern Maine (M/W)
Western Connecticut State (M/W)
*Cancelled fall sports.

Middle Atlantic Conference Commonwealth (conference-only schedule)
Albright (M/W)
Alvernia (M/W)
Eastern (M/W)
Hood (M/W)
Lebanon Valley (M/W)
Messiah (M/W)
Stevenson (M/W)
Widener (M/W)
York (M/W)

Middle Atlantic Conference Commonwealth (conference-only schedule)
Delaware Valley (M/W)
DeSales (M/W)
Fairleigh Dickinson-Madison (M/W)
King's (M/W)
Lycoming (M/W)
Misericordia (M/W)
Stevens Tech (M/W)
Wilkes (M/W)

Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference
(postponed fall sports)
Bridgewater State (M/W)
Fitchburg State (M/W)
Framingham State (M/W)
Massachusetts Maritime (M/W)
Salem State (M/W)
Westfield State (M/W)
Worcester State (M/W)

Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (conference-only schedule)
Adrian (M/W)
Albion (M/W)
Alma (M/W)
Calvin (M/W)
Hope (M/W)
Kalamazoo (M/W)
Olivet (M/W)
Saint Mary's (Ind.) (W)
Trine (M/W)

Midwest Conference (conference-only schedule)
Beloit (M/W)
Cornell College (M/W)
*Grinnell (M/W)
Illinois College (M/W)
Knox (M/W)
Monmouth College (M/W)
Lake Forest  (M/W)
Lawrence (M/W)
Ripon (M/W)
St. Norbert (M/W)
*Cancelled fall sports.

Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (conference-only schedule)
Augsburg (M/W)
Bethel (M/W)
Carleton (M/W)
Concordia (Minn.) (M/W)
Gustavus (M/W)
Hamline (M/W)
Macalester (M/W)
Saint John's (Minn.) (M)
Saint Mary's (Minn.) (M/W)
Saint Benedict (W)
St. Catherine (W)
St. Olaf (M/W)
St. Thomas (Minn.) (M/W)
*Cancelled fall sports.

New England Collegiate Conference (postponed fall sports)
Bay Path (W)
Becker (M/W)
Dean (M/W)
Eastern Nazarene (M/W)
Elms (M/W)
Lesley (M/W)
Mitchell (M/W)
New England College (M/W)

New England Small College Athletic Conference (postponed fall sports)
Amherst (M/W)
Bates (M/W)
Bowdoin (M/W)
Colby (M/W)
Connecticut College (M/W)
Hamilton (M/W)
Middlebury (M/W)
Tufts (M/W)
Trinity (Conn.) (M/W)
Wesleyan (M/W)
Williams (M/W)

New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (postponed fall sports)
Babson (M/W)
Clark (M/W)
Coast Guard (M/W)
Emerson (M/W)
Mount Holyoke (W)
Smith (W)
Springfield (M/W)
Wellesley (W)
Wheaton (Mass.) (M/W)

New Jersey Athletic Conference (no decision made)
Kean (M/W)
Montclair State (M/W)
New Jersey City (M/W)
*The College of New Jersey (M/W)
Ramapo (M/W)
Rowan (M/W)
Rutgers-Camden (M/W)
Rutgers-Newark (M/W)
Stockton (M/W)
William Paterson (M/W)
*Cancelled fall sports.

North Atlantic Conference (postponed fall sports)
Cazenovia (W)
Husson (M/W)
Maine-Farmington (M/W)
Maine-Presque Isle (M/W)
Maine Maritime (M/W)
Northern Vermont-Johnson (M/W)
Northern Vermont-Lyndon (M/W)
SUNY Canton (M/W)
SUNY Cobleskill (W)
SUNY Delhi (M/W)
SUNY Poly (W)
Thomas (Maine) (M/W)

North Coast Athletic Conference (postponed fall sports)
Allegheny (M/W)
Denison (M/W)
DePauw (M/W)
Hiram (M/W)
Kenyon (M/W)
Oberlin (M/W)
Ohio Wesleyan (M/W)
Wabash (M)
Wittenberg (M/W)
Wooster (M/W)

North Eastern Athletic Conference (postponed fall sports)
Cazenovia (M)
Gallaudet (M/W)
Keuka (M/W)
Lancaster Bible (M/W)
Penn College (M/W)
Penn State-Abington (M/W)
Penn State-Berks (M/W)
Penn State-Harrisburg (M/W)
Morrisville State  (M/W)
SUNY Cobleskill (M)
SUNY Poly (M)
Wells (M/W)

Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (no decision made)
Alverno (W)
Aurora (M/W)
Benedictine (Ill.) (M/W)
Concordia (Ill.) (M/W)
Concordia (Wisc.) (M/W)
Dominican (Ill.) (M/W)
Edgewood (M/W)
Illinois Tech (M/W)
Lakeland (M/W)
Marian (M/W)
Rockford (M/W)
Wisconsin Lutheran (M/W)

Northwest Conference (postponed fall sports)
George Fox (M/W)
Lewis & Clark (M/W)
Linfield (M/W)
Pacific (M/W)
Pacific Lutheran (M/W)
Puget Sound (M/W)
Whitman (M/W)
Whitworth (M/W)
Willamette (M/W)

Ohio Athletic Conference (conference-only schedule)
Baldwin Wallace (M/W)
Capital (M/W)
Heidelberg (M/W)
John Carroll (M/W)
Marietta (M/W)
Mount Union (M/W)
Muskingum (M/W)
Ohio Northern (M/W)
Otterbein (M/W)
Wilmington (M/W)

Old Dominion Athletic Conference (postponed fall sports)
Bridgewater (Va.) (M/W)
Eastern Mennonite (M/W)
Emory & Henry (M/W)
Ferrum (M/W)
Guilford (M/W)
Hampden-Sydney (M)
Hollins (W)
Lynchburg (M/W)
Randolph (M/W)
Randolph-Macon (M/W)
Roanoke (M/W)
Shenandoah (M/W)
Sweet Briar (W)
Virginia Wesleyan (M/W)
Washington & Lee (M/W)

Presidents' Athletic Conference (conference-only schedule)
Bethany (M/W)
Chatham (M/W)
Geneva (M/W)
Grove City (M/W)
Saint Vincent (M/W)
Thiel (M/W)
Washington & Jefferson (M/W)
Waynesburg (M/W)
Westminster (Pa.) (M/W)

St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (no decision made)
Blackburn (M/W)
Eureka (M/W)
Fontbonne (M/W)
Greenville (M/W)
Iowa Wesleyan (M/W)
Principia (M/W)
Spalding (M/W)
Webster (M/W)
Westminster (Mo.) (M/W)

Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (conference-only schedule)
Cal Lutheran (M/W)
Cal Tech (M/W)
Chapman (M/W)
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (M/W)
La Verne (M/W)
*Occidental (M/W)
*Pomona-Pitzer (M/W)
Redlands (M/W)
*Whittier (M/W)
*Cancelled fall sports.

Skyline Conference (postponed fall sports)
Farmingdale State (M/W)
Manhattanville (M/W)
Merchant Marine (M)
Mount St. Mary (M)
Mount St. Vincent (M/W)
Old Westbury (M)
St. Joseph's (Brooklyn.) (M/W)
St. Joseph's (L.I.) (M/W)
Sarah Lawrence (M/W)
SUNY-Maritime (M)
SUNY-Purchase (M)
Yeshiva (M/W)

Southern Athletic Association (postponed fall sports)
Berry (M/W)
Birmingham-Southern (M/W)
Centre (M/W)
Hendrix (M/W)
Millsaps (M/W)
Oglethorpe (M/W)
Rhodes (M/W)
Sewanee (M/W)

Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (postponed fall sports)
Austin (M/W)
Centenary (M/W)
Colorado College (M)
Schreiner (M/W)
Southwestern (M/W)
St. Thomas (Texas) (M/W)
Texas Lutheran (M/W)
Trinity (Texas) (M/W)
University of Dallas (M/W)

State University of New York Athletic Conference (postponed fall sports)
Brockport (M/W)
Buffalo State (M/W)
Cortland (M/W)
Fredonia (M/W)
Geneseo (M/W)
New Paltz (M/W)
Oneonta (M/W)
Oswego (M/W)
Plattsburgh (M/W)
Potsdam (M/W)

University Athletic Association (non-conference-only schedule)
*Brandeis (M/W)
*Carnegie Mellon (M/W)
*Case Western Reserve (M/W)
*Chicago (M/W)
*Emory (M/W)
*NYU (M/W)
Rochester (M/W)
*Washington U. (M/W)
*Cancelled fall sports.

Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (conference-only schedule)
Bethany Lutheran (M/W)
Crown (M/W)
Martin Luther (M/W)
Minnesota-Morris (M/W)
North Central (M/W)
Northland (M/W)
Northwestern  (Minn.) (M/W)
St. Scholastica (M/W)
Wisconsin–Superior (M/W)

USA South Athletic Conference (division-only schedule)
Agnes Scott (W)
Averett (M/W)
Berea (M/W)
Brevard (M/W)
Covenant (M/W)
Greensboro (M/W)
Huntingdon (M/W)
LaGrange (M/W)
Mary Baldwin (M/W)
Maryville (Tenn.) (M/W)
Meredith (W)
Methodist (M/W)
North Carolina Wesleyan (M/W)
Pfeiffer (M/W)
Piedmont (M/W)
Salem (W)
Wesleyan (Ga.) (W)
William Peace (M/W)

Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (no decision made)
Wisconsin–Eau Claire (W)
Wisconsin–La Crosse (W)
Wisconsin–Oshkosh (M/W)
Wisconsin–Platteville (M/W)
Wisconsin–River Falls (W)
Wisconsin–Stevens Point (W)
Wisconsin–Stout (W)
Wisconsin–Whitewater (M/W)
Note: Wisconsin–Eau Claire will add men's soccer in 2021.
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