College Soccer and Studies in the United States of America

There are over 2,000 universities and colleges in the U.S. that offer soccer scholarships to ambitious soccer players. The university that best fits your profile depends on your major, your level of soccer, and many other criteria. Slamstox has a very large network in the U.S. and helps soccer players to find the university that best fit their needs.

Career opportunities

The American college soccer competition is often seen as the ideal stepping stone to a pro career. Every year, more and more soccer players make their way to the MLS and other professional soccer leagues.

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To get accepted into an American university as a soccer player, you need a high school diploma. Depending on your diploma, grades, and test scores on the SAT and TOEFL, we can find the right university that fits your academic level.


Athletic Scholarships

Studying at an American university can cost up to $65,000 per year. Slamstox helps student-athletes by finding them scholarships to cover these costs. Combining sports and studies at a university in the United States is getting more popular every year, it offers great opportunities and prepares you for a successful career.

The Slamstox network consists of more than 30,000 American college coaches. We help and guide talented athletes through the complete process, in order for them to fully develop their athletic and academic skills in an international and competitive environment. Examples of universities with soccer teams that we work with are:

  • Stanford University
  • University of Miami
  • University of Texas
  • University of the Pacific
  • University of North Carolina
  • University of Tennessee
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Slamstox Helps

Slamstox has a lot of experience placing athletes in the U.S. All Slamstox team members are (ex) student-athletes and we know about the life of a student-athlete better than anyone.

The process of becoming a student-athlete is complex and requires a lot of time. We have a team of 8 experienced (ex) student-athletes and we guide athletes and their parents throughout the complete process. The American coaches enjoy working with us because of our experience and our ability to estimate the level of both our soccer players and the universities in the states.

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  • College soccer is the most important recruiting pool for MLS teams
  • The level of college soccer has increased rapidly over the last couple of years
  • Soccer is one of the fastest growing sports in the U.S.
  • College soccer is popular for both men and women
  • College soccer is the perfect way to combine high level soccer with a good education. This is nearly impossible in Europe, especially while playing for pro teams

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