About the Program
[Football, alma mater]
Carleton is the highest-ranked school in America that offers a full 10-game schedule and is eligible for the NCAA Division III Football Playoffs. The Knights have 57 winning seasons and more than 450 victories in the history of the program. Recent Knight players have received All-Conference, All-Region, All-American, and other national accolades for their excellence on and off the field.
The coaching staff believes that the football experience compliments the academic experience, allowing student-athletes to excel in all facets of their college lives. Of the Carleton student body, 25 percent participate in intercollegiate athletes! During a typical school year, more than 100 student-athletes study abroad for one of the three terms. Two-sport athletes are also encouraged. You can do it all!