The program is in the process of elevating the program to a full varsity NCAA Division I program after having played in the club sport level (non-varsity) American Collegiate Hockey Association. The school is playing a hybrid schedule for the 2015-16 season with 37 games scheduled including games against NCAA Division I, Canadian Interuniversity Sport. American Collegiate Hockey Association, and a pair of games with the USA Hockey U18 team. The team will also host a tournament in January (8th-10th) involving themselves, Michigan Tech, UConn Huskies, and the Yale Bulldogs.
The school is planning on playing 2016-17 season as a Division I Independent and then joining either the National Collegiate Hockey Conference or the Western Collegiate Hockey Association pending approval of either league.