NCAA Division III independent schools

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NCAA Division III independent schools are four-year institutions that compete in college athletics at the NCAA's Division III level, but do so independently of an established athletic conference. These institutions often compete as members of an intercollegiate athletic conference in some sports. The reason for independent status varies among institutions, but it is frequently because the school's primary athletic conference does not sponsor a particular sport.

All-sport independents

InstitutionTeamLocationFoundedTypeEnrollmentFootballFuture Conference
Bob Jones University Bruins Greenville, South Carolina 1927Private2,916NoTBA
Maranatha Baptist University Sabercats Watertown, Wisconsin 1968Private1,169No
Mississippi University for Women Owls Columbus, Mississippi 1884Public2,479No
Trinity Washington University Tigers Washington, D.C. 1897Private2,100No
Warren Wilson College Owls Swannanoa, North Carolina 1894Private650NoTBA

† - Women's college, therefore not competing in men's sports.

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