For Canadians, By Canadians
Power On

Building inclusive communities in the collegiate space through esports and video games. 

Mission Statement

The Canadian Collegiate Esports League (CCEL) is an intercollegiate organization governed by a group of Canadian post-secondary institutions. The CCEL is proud to host events catering to individuals belonging to a wide range of skill levels, with opportunities for everyone from beginners to experts in a given title.


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Frequently Asked Questions

Who can participate in the CCEL esport events?Participants must be current students at a Canadian post-secondary institution. The institution has to be a member of the CCEL.

The only exception is when the CCEL has open events and a Free Agent logo is listed. 

My school logo is not listed, can I not participate?Correct, your institution must be a member of the CCEL in order for you to participate. 

The only exception is when the CCEL has open events and a Free Agent CCEL logo is listed.

Where do I register?The school's logo will take you to its portal on GYO where you will register. An admin will review your application and approve you. Please be sure to fill out the registration as this will help make things easy for the admin.

How will we communicate?Communication will be done on Discord for general questions and to chat with others in the community. During matches, players will be using the GYO Match Lobby to communicate with their opponents & staff member.

What are the rules?Rules will be posted in the institution's GYOScore portal.

Who do I contact if I have questions about CCEL?If your institution in learning more about CCEL or joining, then contact us at