Intramural and Club Sports

Assumption’s robust intramural and club sports programs offer a broad array of options to have fun, make friends, and keep fit.

Have Fun. Live Healthy. 

The Department of Campus Recreation and the Plourde Recreation Center are committed to a student-centered approach for recreation programs and facilities. The recreation programs are designed to enrich your college experience and through a number of opportunities, you'll enjoy a sense of community, develop your leadership skills and pursue a healthy and active lifestyle.

We offer a variety of exciting and fun intramural sports, club sports, fitness classes, and special programs. The Plourde Recreation - or "The Plourde" as students call it --  Center is fully equipped with cardio equipment, free weights, selectorized machines and stretching and meditation areas. The facility also includes a pool, racquetball courts, aerobics studio, saunas and multipurpose courts for a variety of open recreation opportunities. There are numerous opportunities for employment and leadership positions in Campus Recreation such as facility supervisor, building staff, intramural official, lifeguard, water safety instructor or fitness class instructor.

Leading an active lifestyle is an important part of the Assumption experience for many students. Whether you’re eager to engage in competitive sports, hone your athletic talents, learn new skills, or simply have fun with friends, you have plenty of ways to live an active lifestyle at Assumption. You can choose from more than 30 intramural and club options—from outdoor/indoor soccer and lawn games to equestrian competitions and martial arts classes.

Why participate in intramural and club sports at Assumption?

  • You are welcome—regardless of experience. There are no prerequisites to participating in an intramural or club sport. You are encouraged to join a team or take a class no matter your experience or skill level.
  • You will have fun and make friends. Whether you help run a club team or join a competitive intramural league, you’ll find that participating in an athletic activity is an excellent way to have a great time and meet new people.
  • You'll bring balance to your academics. Living a physically active lifestyle can help you stay fit and de-stress from your intellectual pursuits. Students who engage in athletics often report improved sleep, an enhanced mood, and increased ability to concentrate on their studies.

Club Sports

Assumption students can choose from a range of different club sports that may be recreational, instructional, and/or competitive. Developed, governed, and managed by students in collaboration with Campus Recreation staff, club sports promote growth in leadership, responsibility, decision making, public relations, organization, and fiscal management in addition to sports-related skills.

Club Sports

Intramural Sports

Assumption offers more than 25 intramural teams and individual events throughout the year, ranging from Battleship tournaments and basketball games to soccer and softball leagues. Intramural sports are offered and run by the Campus Recreation office.

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