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List of NCAA schools with the most NCAA Division I championships

Listed below are the colleges or universities with the most NCAA Division I-sanctioned team championships, individual championships, and combined team and individual championships, as documented by information published on official NCAA websites.[1] Excluded from this list are all national championships earned outside the scope of NCAA competition, including Division I FBS football titles, women's AIAW championships, equestrian titles, and retroactive Helms title nominations.

NCAA Division I Team Championships

Through May 27, 2015 [2]

Institution Total Men's Women's Co-ed† Nickname Primary Conference
UCLA[3] 112 73 39 0 Bruins Pacific-12 Conference
Stanford University 107 61 46 0 Cardinal Pacific-12 Conference
University of Southern California 100 84 16 0 Trojans Pacific-12 Conference
Oklahoma State University 51 51 0 0 Cowboys Big 12 Conference
Pennsylvania State University 46 23 10 13 Nittany Lions Big Ten Conference
University of Arkansas 43 42 1 0 Razorbacks Southeastern Conference
University of Texas 43 20 23 0 Longhorns Big 12 Conference
Louisiana State University 42 17 25 0 Tigers Southeastern Conference
University of North Carolina 40 11 29 0 Tar Heels Atlantic Coast Conference
University of Michigan 36 34 2 0 Wolverines Big Ten Conference
University of California 34 27 7 0 Golden Bears Pacific-12 Conference
University of Denver 30 22 0 8 Pioneers The Summit League
University of Florida 29 13 16 0 Gators Southeastern Conference
University of Wisconsin 28 22 6 0 Badgers Big Ten Conference
Yale University 28 26 2 0 Bulldogs Ivy League
University of Georgia 28 9 19 0 Bulldogs Southeastern Conference
Ohio State University 28 22 3 3 Buckeyes Big Ten Conference
University of Maryland 27 6 21 0 Terrapins Big Ten Conference
University of Colorado 26 16 2 8 Buffaloes Pacific-12 Conference
University of Iowa 25 24 1 0 Hawkeyes Big Ten Conference
University of Oregon 25 16 9 0 Ducks Pacific-12 Conference
Indiana University 24 24 0 0 Hoosiers Big Ten Conference
Princeton University 24 19 4 1 Tigers Ivy League
Arizona State University 23 11 12 0 Sun Devils Pacific-12 Conference
University of Oklahoma 22 19 3 0 Sooners Big 12 Conference
University of Virginia 22 15 7 0 Cavaliers Atlantic Coast Conference
University of Texas-El Paso 21 21 0 0 Miners Conference USA
University of Utah 20 2 9 9 Utes Pacific-12 Conference
Michigan State University 20 19 1 0 Spartans Big Ten Conference
University of Connecticut 20 6 14 0 Huskies American Athletic Conference
Villanova University 19 10 9 0 Wildcats Big East Conference
University of Minnesota 18 13 5 0 Golden Gophers Big Ten Conference
University of Illinois 18 18 0 0 Fighting Illini Big Ten Conference
University of Arizona 18 7 11 0 Wildcats Pacific-12 Conference
University of Nebraska 18 8 10 0 Cornhuskers Big Ten Conference
West Virginia University 18 1 0 17 Mountaineers Big 12 Conference
University of Houston 17 17 0 0 Houston Cougars American Athletic Conference
University of Tennessee 16 6 10 0 Volunteers Southeastern Conference
University of Notre Dame 16 7 5 4 Fighting Irish Atlantic Coast Conference
Duke University 16 9 7 0 Blue Devils Atlantic Coast Conference

† Co-ed sports include fencing (since 1990), rifle, and skiing (since 1983). Fencing championships before 1990 and skiing championships before 1983 were awarded as men's or women's championships and are counted here as such.

‡ Arkansas' 2004 and 2005 men's outdoor track and field championships, LSU's 2012 women's outdoor track and field championship, and UCLA's 1995 softball championship were all vacated by the NCAA Committee on Infractions and are not included in the schools' totals.

Combined NCAA Division I Team and Individual Championships

The following table lists the top ten NCAA schools with the most combined NCAA Division I Team and Individual Championships, derived from the above two tables.[1]

Institution Location
Founded Type Undergraduate
Enrollment
Nickname Total
Team
Titles
Total
Individual
Titles
Total
Combined
Titles
Primary Conference
Stanford University Stanford, California 1891 Private 6,940 [4] Cardinal 107 470 577 Pacific-12 Conference
University of Southern California Los Angeles, California 1880 Private 16,608 [5] Trojans 100 382 482 Pacific-12 Conference
UCLA Los Angeles, California 1919 Public 27,199[6] Bruins 112 264 376 Pacific-12 Conference
University of Texas Austin, Texas 1883 Public 49,696 Longhorns 43 328 371 Big 12 Conference
University of Michigan Ann Arbor, Michigan 1817 Public 26,083 Wolverines 36 309 345 Big Ten Conference
University of Florida Gainesville, Florida 1853 Public 32,776 Gators 29 254 283 Southeastern Conference
Ohio State University Columbus, Ohio 1870 Public 44,201 Buckeyes 28 242 270 Big Ten Conference
University of California, Berkeley Berkeley, California 1868 Public 25,540 [7] Golden Bears 34 225 259 Pacific-12 Conference
Louisiana State University Baton Rouge, Louisiana 1860 Public 24,641 Tigers 42 194 236 Southeastern Conference
Oklahoma State University Stillwater, Oklahoma
1890 Public 23,307 Cowboys 51 169 220 Big 12 Conference

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