Athletics and Fitness

Athletics and Fitness

Nationally ranked for our health-conscious campus community, athletics, recreation and fitness are integral to the UVM experience. Whether cheering on one of our varsity teams or going head-to-head with friends in an intramural game, Catamounts love to get moving.

Basketball player in action.
Catamount sailboats tack across the lake.
Swimmer takes a lap.

For sports fans

UVM is home to 18 Division I athletic teams that attract outstanding men and women from around the world. Our 400+ student-athletes bring home national championships for their performance and conference awards for their GPAs.

Varsity athletics
A skier does some freestyle.

Get outside

Vermont is world-renowned for four-season outdoor adventure. From skiing and snowboarding to hiking and rock climbing, you'll find it all right here in your own backyard.

Outdoor programs

By the numbers

  • 32 conference championships in last decade
  • 60+ club sports
  • 60+ group fitness classes each week