“Division III Seeks Harmony Between Field and Classroom”
As NCAA Division III prepares to split in two, colleges are considering the potential impact. Colby is offered as an example of a “private, traditional, Division III” school. “[Colby] is competitive but not dominant in what is by far Division III’s most restrictive league, the New England Small College Athletic Conference, which, for instance, does not let its football teams play in the postseason. Colby has abundant on-campus athletic facilities and one team national title, in women’s crew in 2003.”