Sports & Fitness

Run, cycle, swim and play. We’ll support your mind, body and soul, whether you’re striving for personal fitness or glory on the field or court. Access wellness coaching, personal training, and fitness classes. Join teams ranging from intramural to club. Enjoy top fitness facilities, and even Red Cross certifications, on your path to wellness.

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Get Fit

From the traditional gym space to group fitness classes, personal training, racquet sports, aquatics and more, Yates Field House provides extensive fitness and wellness programming for students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members.

20+ Activities played in intramural leagues or tournaments
2,500 Students participate in intramural sports
12 Group Fitness classes offered
Students play basketball

Join an Intramural Team

More than 2,500 students participate in more than 20 types of intramural sports each academic year. These intramurals incorporate sportsmanship and friendly competition in recreational sport leagues, tournaments and special events.

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Join a Club Team

Club Sports provide opportunities for students to join organized sports teams. Play non-varsity athletics such as rugby and ice hockey. Teams are student-run, so take advantage of leadership opportunities in addition to competition and community.

The Washington Monument stands tall surrounded by green grass on a sunny day.

DC As Your Playground

Consistently ranked one of the fittest cities in America, DC is a great place to run, bike and hike. Whether exploring the city by foot or cycling, you’re guaranteed to see unique historic sites and hidden treasures along the way.