Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

 
 

The Cal eSports Community is open to all levels of gamers including those new to gaming, casual players, and competitive student athletes. All of our efforts will support inclusivity, competition and lifelong learning through gaming.

 

How Do I Know What Level I Am?

 
A student who is interested in gaming, but has very little to no prior experience.

 
A student who has played games before for fun and wants to get involved in the social side of gaming at Cal.

 
A student who devotes some of their time to playing games competitively for Cal teams.


 

New Gamers

 
You can sign in to the Cal eSports portal with your Cal Net to subscribe to our mailing list, where you will receive regular updates about gaming on campus.

 
We will be putting together a quick starter’s guide to gaming that has valuable information on the best set-ups for those who want to get into gaming without breaking the bank.

 
Twitch is the premier video game streaming website that gamers use around the world to share their experiences. We utilize Twitch services at Cal eSports to broadcast our tournament and community events.

 
League of Legends is the world’s most popular video game and features a robust eSports community. Cal eSports competes in this game as well as many others, you can learn more about what we compete in here.

 
Discord is an online text/voice chat system gamers use around the world to connect with each other. We have our own Discord server where you can meet and play games with other gamers at Cal.


 

Casual Gamers

 
You can find the latest events, LANs, and meetings posted on our Event Calendar.

 
You can find a list of most gaming clubs on Cal Gaming Clubs page, feel free to check out what opportunities there are to get involved at Cal.

 
Yes, there is a range of courses about gaming offered at Cal that you can enroll in. We have a list of all the related courses here.

 
We will be offering a number of internships and job opportunities listed on our forthcoming Careers/Internships page.

 
You can watch the Cal eSports teams play over on our official Twitch team channel, click here to see the streaming schedule.


 

Competitive Gamers

 
Tryout and event times will be posted on Event Calendar regularly.

 
You can find a list of most gaming clubs on our Cal Gaming Clubs page, feel free to check out what opportunities there are to get involved at Cal.

 
Yes, there is a range of courses about gaming offered at Cal that you can enroll in. We have a list of all the related courses here.

 
We have a number of internships and job opportunities listed on our Careers/Internships tab, updated regularly.

 
You can watch the Cal eSports teams play over on our official Twitch team channel, click here to see the streaming schedule.

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