At Converse, Equestrian is considered a VARSITY SPORT. So, what does that mean?

  • WE ARE ATHLETES! Our team participates in workouts with the Converse athletic trainers at our on-campus gym.
  • Study halls and tutoring sessions are available to all athletes!
  • All athletes receive Converse gear!
  • SCHOLARSHIPS! Our team gives out Athletic Scholarships to riders of all levels! There are also many Academic Scholarships and Grants available!

Converse College COVERS ALL EXPENSES for the team! What does this include?

  • 2 lessons a week with additional opportunities to hack horses
  • All IHSA show fees are paid for (entries, travel, hotel, etc.)
  • ​All riders have the opportunity to show! 

Converse University Equestrian Center at Hidden Valley Farm is conveniently located near Tryon International Equestrian Center, FENCE, and Harmon Field. All team members have unlimited opportunities to show team horses throughout the year at USEF Rated Shows as well as Local Shows.