Congratulations UT Arlington
2017 National Champions!

Hundreds of collegiate teams entered.
Only one emerged victorious.
UT Arlington are your 2017 Heroes of the Dorm!


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Win Epic Prizes

Bracket Challenge and Pick’em Challenge


The Bracket Challenge is over, but you can still pick your National Champion from the Heroic Four teams and win prizes in the Pick'em Challenge

Attend the Championship in Las Vegas


Heroes of the Dorm heads to the Cox Pavilion at UNLV for the Heroic Four and National Championship. Join us live for a chance at some sweet free loot!

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Competition Overview

  1. 1

    Registration

    Open January 25 – February 14, 2017
    • Start a new team or find an open spot on a roster at your school. Heroes of the Storm is free to play, so start practicing!
    • Part-time and full-time students at four-year colleges and universities in the United States and Canada are eligible—see complete rules for details.
    • Once your team has five eligible players, get ready to battle! Online qualifiers start February 15, 2017.
  2. 2

    Group Stages and Playoffs

    February 15 – March 8, 2017
    • All eligible teams play in a series of group stage matches.
    • Top teams advance to a regional playoff tournament.
    • Climb to the top of your region for a spot in the 64-team bracket.
    • Select matches streamed on Facebook Live.
  3. 3

    Bracket Play

    March 18 – March 26, 2017
    • The top 64 teams are seeded in a single-elimination bracket.
    • College esports fans around the world can cheer on their favorite teams while enjoying matches on Facebook Live.
    • Win epic prizes for predicting match outcomes in the Heroes of the Dorm Bracket Challenge. View brackets.
  4. 4

    The Heroic Four

    April 8, 2017
    • The four surviving teams advance to the Heroic Four live event. Get your tickets now.
    • Streaming on Facebook Live, the Heroic Four features two semifinals and an epic championship clash.
    • Watch the action from home or join us in person for the thrilling conclusion and the crowning of the Heroes of the Dorm National Champion.
    • Your Bracket Challenge entry could be worth $10,000! Just pick the winner of every match and follow the results.