The DePauw men's and women's soccer teams were among a total of 893 soccer teams (315 men, 578 women) from throughout the United States to have earned the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Team Academic Award for exemplary performance in the classroom as a team during the 2015-16 academic year. Among these programs are 223 schools receiving honors for both their men and women's teams, including the Tigers.
To qualify for the award, teams must have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 or higher for the entire academic year. The team GPA is determined by adding every player's GPA, then dividing by the number of players. The women finished with a 3.18 GPA, while the men finished with a 3.23 GPA.