The United States Collegiate Ski & Snowboard Association (USCSA) is the
sports federation for collegiate team ski racing and snowboarding in America. In
excess of 150 colleges from coast to coast, field some 4,700 men and women,
alpine, nordic, and snowboarding athletes in over 200 race events annually.

The Northern California conference of USCSA (NorCal) is comprised of member schools located in California and Nevada. Most competitions take place at Lake Tahoe resorts, including Diamond Peak, Northstar, Squaw Valley, and Sugar Bowl. NorCal freestyle events also take place at Mammoth Mountain.