Intramural Sports

Policies and Procedures

Part 1: General Information



A. Name

The Intramural Sports Program is a program area of Recreational Sports and Fitness. Recreational Sports and Fitness is a unit of the department of Athletics and Recreation at American University.

B. Purpose

The Intramural Sports Program supports the University’s goal of encouraging physical fitness throughout the community. It offers quality, diverse sports and recreational opportunities in order to promote healthy lifestyles, personal health and fitness, and sportsmanship.

C. Program Opportunities

The Intramural Sports Program provides an opportunity for men and women to compete against other students, graduate students, faculty/staff members and student groups representing fraternities, sororities, clubs, and residence halls. Men and women may also compete together in many open or corec divisions.


2013-2014 Policies and Procedures Handbook