2013 is the first year of the new expansion of the Division 1 NCAA women's rowing championship. Eleven conference champions will now fill out half the field at this year's regatta with another eleven at-large teams selected following the conference championship weekend. Below is a break down of each qualification regatta. The 2013 NCAA Women's Rowing Championships take place May 31 - June 2 in Indianapolis, IN.
Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference
-Saturday, April 27. Mercer Lake, NJ.
-Automatic Qualifier - Marist
-Competitors - Canisius, Drake, Fairfield, Iona, Jacksonville, Loyola (MD), Marist, Robert Morris, Sacred Heart
Atlantic 10 Conference
-Saturday, May 4. Cherry Hill, NJ.
-Automatic Qualifier - Rhode Island
-Competitors - Dayton, Duquesne, Fordham, George Washington, La Salle, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, St. Joseph's, Temple
Atlantic Coast Conference
-Sunday, May 12. Clemson, SC.
-Automatic Qualifier - Virginia
-Competitors - Boston College, Clemson, Duke, Miami, North Carolina, Virginia
-Friday, May 17. Worcester, MA.
-Automatic Qualifier - Navy
-Competitors - Bucknell, Colgate, Holy Cross, Lehigh, MIT, Navy
-Saturday, May 18. Oak Ridge, TN.
-Automatic Qualifier - Oklahoma
-Competitors - Alabama, Central Florida, Kansas, Kansas State, Oklahoma, Old Dominion, Southern Methodist, Tennessee, Texas, Tulsa, West Virginia
West Coast Conference
-Saturday, May 18. Lake Natoma, CA.
-Automatic Qualifier - Gonzaga
-Competitors - Creighton, Gonzaga, Loyola Marymount, Portland, Santa Clara, Saint Mary's, San Diego
Big East Conference
-Sunday, May 19. Mercer Lake, NJ.
-Automatic Qualifier - Notre Dame
-Competitors - Connecticut, Georgetown, Louisville, Notre Dame, Rutgers, Syracuse, Villanova
Big Ten Conference
-Sunday, May 19. Indianapolis, IN.
-Automatic Qualifier - Ohio State
-Competitors - Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Michigan State, Minnesota, Ohio State, Wisconsin
Colonial Athletic Association
-Sunday, May 19. Occoquan, VA.
-Automatic Qualifier - Boston
-Competitors - Boston, Buffalo, Delaware, Drexel, Eastern Michigan, George Mason, Northeastern
The Ivy League
-Sunday, May 19. Cherry Hill, NJ.
-Automatic Qualifier - Princeton
-Competitors - Brown, Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth, Harvard-Radcliffe, Pennsylvania, Princeton, Yale
-NOTE - The qualifier from this regatta is the winner of the Varsity 8 event
-Sunday, May 19. Lake Natoma, CA.
-Automatic Qualifier - USC
-Competitors - California, Oregon State, Stanford, UCLA, USC, Washington, Washington State