The Northwest Conference is a geographic region of play within the entirety of the Northwest Region. It contains the Developmental division within the Northwest Region which is meant for second and third teams of schools.
In the 2016 College Season, this conference contained 20 teams with the following breakdown: 8 Men's D-III 5 Women's D-III, 5 Men's Developmental and 2 Women's Developmental.
The Northwest Conference contains the following teams:
- Men's D-III
- Lewis & Clark, Pacific, Pacific Lutheran, Portland, Puget Sound, Seattle, Whitworth, Willamette
- Women's D-III
- Lewis & Clark, Pacific Lutheran, Portland, Puget Sound, Seattle
- Men's Developmental
- Brigham Young-B, Lewis & Clark-B, Oregon State-B, Washington-B,Western Washington-B
- Women's Developmental
- Washington-B, Western Washington-B