Ready to Start Your Collegiate Archery Experience?

USA Archery is the National Governing Body for the Olympic and Paralympic sport of archery. The organization offers extensive archery programming opportunities, one of which is the Collegiate Archery Program. USA Archery’s Collegiate Archery Program is a program for students enrolled in a college or university and is a great opportunity for Scholastic 3-D archers to continue their archery journey beyond high school! Eligible participants can enjoy the sport recreationally or actively prepare for local, regional, national and international collegiate archery events, including Collegiate Target Nationals, Collegiate 3-D Nationals and World University Games and World University Championships. Nationwide, many schools offer archery programs as a varsity sport, official university club, or student organization on campus.  The Collegiate Archery Program offers barebow, recurve, compound and bowhunter divisions.
College scholarships are available!

USA Archery offers an up-to-date listing of current colleges and universities offering an archery program, which also includes contact information for team leaders. USA Archery can also help students start an archery program if they choose a school that does not yet have a team in place. For more information and inquiries, please contact or call (719) 866-3452.

S3DA is active across the United States and continuing growth at an unprecedented rate!  As memberships continue to rise, events continue to grow at the regional, state and national level.  Many colleges and universities that offer archery scholarships send scholarship certificates to S3DA state and national events for podium finishers. College and university coaches are present for ALL S3DA National Events and ACTIVELY RECRUITING S3DA archers.


Name of School State Head Coach Head Coach E-mail Phone
Bethel University – Archery Tennessee Kenny Louden (731) 697-3563
Blue Mountain College Mississippi Trey Humphreys (662) 685- 4771
Campbellsville University Kentucky Shawn Canada (270) 849-4307
Connors State College Archery Team Oklahoma (918) 463-6320
Emmanuel College Archery Georgia John Winchester (407) 276-5190
Georgetown College Kentucky Ed McKinney 
Kentucky Christian University Kentucky Mark Whitt (606) 465-4471
Lindsey Wilson College Kentucky Mark Elam (270) 384-8190
Lyon College  (870)307-7091
Midway University Kentucky Stacy Riddle (859) 846-5470
Mount Marty University South Dakota Vic Wunderle (605)-689-0497
Muskingum University Ohio Craig Holycross  (740)-826-6191
Rend Lake College Archery Team Illinois Donnie Millenbine (618) 437-5321 Ext. 1319
SouthEastern Illinois College Archery Team Illinois Ricky Sauls (618) 599-0473
Union College Kentucky Cody Kirby (606) 546-1316
University of Montevallo Alabama (205) 665-6226
University of Pikeville Kentucky Ellie Yocum (502) 682-7696
University of the Cumberlands Kentucky Kris Strebeck (606) 539-4437
Wabash Valley College Illinois Earl Lawrence (618) 262-1603
William Carey University Mississippi Johnnie Stinson (601) 318-6349

S3DA 2020 Senior Tribute

S3DA 2021 Senior Tribute

Archery College Scholarships

There are a number of archery scholarships now handed out by various schools and private organizations. There are at least three areas of special interest pertaining to the art of shooting a bow: it is viewed as a competitive sport, as a style of hunting, and also as a traditional woodsman’s skill, part of the Native American legacy.

For more information on scholarship organizations, please click on the links provided below.