Team USA's Historic Collegiate Footprint

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Highlighting the collegiate connections to Team USA


  • 82%

    Nearly 82 percent of American medalists at the 2020 Games in Tokyo had ties to collegiate programs

  • 50%

    More than 50% of the 2020 U.S. Paralympic Team competed collegiately

  • 170

    More than 170 U.S. colleges / universities were represented on Team USA in Tokyo

  • 55%

    Nearly 55% of Team USA Paralympic medalists in Tokyo competed collegiately


^Indicates collegiate data was confirmed by less than two sources. *Indicates athlete was named to the 1980 Olympic Team; please note the U.S. did not go on to compete in the 1980 Games.