Rio 2016 Collegiate Resources

Rio 2016 USOPC Collegiate Partnerships infographic (Photo by USOPC)
Rio 2016 Collegiate Partnerships Infographic

Collegiate athletes contributed to Team USA’s historic performance at the Olympic Games Rio 2016. Nearly 80 percent of the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team – and nearly 85 percent of Team USA medalists – had collegiate ties.

See the full list of schools represented and the collegiate footprint by sport.

  • Student-athlete: Any individual on Team USA who is/was a member of a collegiate roster (varsity/club/other) and/or competed in outside competition for a university or college.
  • Collegiate attendance: Any individual who enrolled in an institution to complete academic coursework.

[NOTE: Student-athletes impacted by transfer circumstances and conference realignment were included in the totals for each institution attended and its member conference.]