Grand Canyon University’s club sports program provides students with the opportunity to pursue their passion and gain learning experiences outside of the classroom. GCU offers a wide range of intercollegiate club sports, from nationally recognized and competitive sports like lacrosse and rugby, to new and exciting teams like acapella and eSports.
Our club sports teams are organized and competitive, with expert coaches who are passionate about helping their teams grow athletically and personally. With top-quality on-campus facilities, dynamic practices and highly competitive levels that demand excellence, GCU club sports offers the opportunity to pursue your love of the game while also focusing on your academic journey.
Teams feature a blend of recruited athletes and walk-ons who compete on a national stage. Both current and new students are invited to compete. Club teams are funded by GCU and through club fees from athletes competing for their university.
GCU boasts a larger club sports program than any university in the nation. More than 30 teams offer a great opportunity for students to excel at their passions outside of the classroom and be part of national athletic communities. Our organized club sports teams play at a highly competitive level that creates unforgettable experiences.
As part of a club sports team, student-athletes will:
Learn more about our facilities and programs and how you can get involved with our club sports teams:
If you are interested in joining a GCU club sport, please follow these steps: