Cat Booty Win National Title!

Congrats to the new College Improv Tournament Champions, Cat Booty from Columbia College Chicago!

Featured Talent Announced for CIT Nationals Match!

The College Improv Tournament is proud to announce that this year’s on-air talent are all former CIT Champions, each winning the National title during their time participating in CIT. Returning to celebrate the 10th year of the tournament, these improvisors have each excelled in the entertainment field, and we couldn’t be happier to have them with us!



CIT Co-Anchor

Keith Habersberger
2009 CIT ChampionImprov Mafia (Illinois State University)

Keith is a comedian and video producer at BuzzFeed in Los Angeles who does freelance producing and editing. He is a member of the BuzzFeed group The Try Guys, and a member of the band Lewberger.




CIT Co-Anchor
Alison Luhrs

2011 CIT Champion – Dead Parrots Society (Western Washington University)

Alison is a current member of Seattle’s Jet City Improv, and an active member in the local improv community. She has previous been featured on Bravo’s LOLwork, and currently a Community Manager for Wizards of the Coast. She has produced many CIT Regionals and is returning for her 4th Nationals Competition as Co-Anchor!




 CIT Sideline Reporter

Saurabh Pande
2013 CIT Champion
– Glaundor (University of Houston)

Saurabh is a native Houstonian. In Chicago, he performs with Big Tobacco at the iO theater, he was a recipient of the 2015 Bob Curry Fellowship. Currently he performs in Fast, Loud & Funny at Second City. He is a performer and a producer of Man Bites Dog Comedy. He is also one of the founders and producers of the 48 Hour Improv Marathon. He is blessed to have a family who has supported him all along the way. Follow him @saurabhthemovie!

CIT10 Nationals Official Schedule!

The College Improv Tournament is proud to announce our 10th annual Nationals Championship taking place on Feburary 25th, 2017 at the Vittum Theater in Chicago, Illinois! Featuring 15 teams from across the country, join us for a day celebrating collegiate improvisation. The winners of our first 5 matches will be declared Super-Regional Champions and will move onto our finals match to compete for the title of CIT National Champ!

Tickets for all matches are $10 for students, $20 for the general public.
All-Day Passes are $20 for students, $35 for adults. – PURCHASE


All matches will also be webcast LIVE! Individual matches can be viewed for $2.50 each and an All-Day Virtual Pass is available for $5.


11am / East Super Regional

Big Apple: Dangerbox – New York University

East: The Buttered Niblets – Johns Hopkins University

New England: Liquid Fun – Boston University

1pm / South Super Regional

South: Let’s Try This – Georgia Tech University

Southeast: The Milk Routine – New College of Florida

Southwest: Senseless Acts of Comedy – Texas Christian University

3pm / North Super Regional

Chicago Open: Sad Dads – Savannah College of Art & Design

Upper Midwest: Paperback Rhino – University of Iowa

Windy City: Cat Booty – Columbia College Chicago

5pm / Midlands Super Regional

Heartland: Black and White and Read All Over – Kansas State University

Lower Midwest: Improv Mafia – Illinois State University

Midwest Open: Full Frontal Comedy – Indiana University

7pm / West Super Regional

Golden Gate: TBD Comedy – University of California-Berkeley

Northwest: UBC Improv – University of British Columbia

West: Comedy Corner – University of Arizona

9pm / Finals 

East Super Regional Winner
South Super Regional Winner
North Super Regional Winner
Midlands Super Regional Winner
West Super Regional Winner