Teams and individuals at the University of Charleston have had notable successes in athletics, winning state championships, and advancing to national tournaments in softball, men’s and women’s tennis, men’s and women’s basketball, men’s soccer, baseball, and golf.
University teams enjoy the best athletic facilities available, on and off campus.
Division II of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the West Virginia Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WVIAC) govern intercollegiate Athletics at the University of Charleston.
Men’s Intercollegiate Athletics
Male students meeting eligibility requirements of the University and the governing groups to which it belongs may participate. Learn more about our intercollegiate sports programs.
Women’s Intercollegiate Athletics
Women students meeting eligibility requirements of the University and the governing groups to which it belongs may participate. Learn more about our intercollegiate sports programs.
The University of Charleston also recruits talented individuals for its Cheerleading team. Interested students should contact the Head Cheerleading Coach for more information.
Recreation facilities include two gymnasiums, an indoor swimming pool, and two handball/racquetball courts. Facilities are open for the use of students, faculty, and staff with a validated University I.D. card. Eligible persons may be accompanied by up to two (2) guests.
Learn more about intramurals and the Morrison Fitness Center.