Activities and Recreation
Northwestern students are highly engaged in campus life and benefit from having an array of activities and recreation opportunities from which to choose. With more than 400 student clubs and organizations, an active sports scene, a vibrant range of speakers, student performances, and other cultural events, Northwestern students never have any trouble staying involved in campus life.
Activities and Organizations
Northwestern boasts hundreds of student-run clubs and organizations, ranging from traditional philanthropy (Dance Marathon) and performance groups, to more unique organizations such as the Happiness Club. New organizations are started each year and many receive funding from the University. Whatever your interests may be, a club at Northwestern is likely to match them. See a full list of our student organizations.
Athletics and Recreation
Whether you're being recruited to play a Varsity sport, planning to join a club team, or looking to explore a new fitness frontier with friends through our intramural program, Northwestern has options for athletes at all levels.
Northwestern University is a Division I school and a member of the Big Ten conference, one of the most competitive conferences in the country. Visit NUSports for official information on our Varsity teams, including schedules, profiles, and recruiting information.
Sports Clubs, Leagues, and Intramural Athletics
Please visit the official intramural and club sports website for up-to-date listings and information.
What is happening on campus today?
Take a peek at Northwestern's comprehensive events calendar.
To literally see what's happening at various points on campus directly, use our WildCams for a birds-eye view.