Athletics and Recreation

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CSB Varsity Athletics

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SJU Varsity Athletics

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The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John’s University are proud NCAA Division III schools in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. In addition to our 23 varsity athletic programs, we offer club sports and intramurals for students looking to get involved, try something new or continue a sport they love. Students can also enjoy an impressive variety of outdoor and campus recreation opportunities to stay active and adventurous.

 
 

Club Sports

From lacrosse to rugby, crew, and dance – our club sports teams provide the camaraderie and the competition you would find in a varsity sport. Some teams travel and compete against other colleges and universities across the country.

Club Sports

 

Intramurals

More than 2,000 students on campus participate in our very popular intramural programs, competing against each other for bragging rights, an intramural champions T-shirt and a spot on the intramurals “Wall of Champions.”

Intramural Sports

 
 
 

Outdoor Recreation

We have room for you to roam, trails for you to explore and adventures for you to take. Our Outdoor Leadership Center (OLC) will outfit you with the gear you need, from backpacks to tents, to snowshoes. The center also sponsors several programs and clinics such as kayaking, fly-fishing, snowshoeing and scuba diving.

Outdoor Leadership Center

 

Campus Recreation

Each of our campuses has a fitness center as well as a pool, tennis courts and track so you can work out when it's most convenient for you. Personal trainers are available to create free individualized training programs. We also offer a full schedule of fitness classes like yoga, pilates, cardio kickboxing and more.

CSB Campus Recreation

SJU Campus Recreation