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Grand Canyon University Club Sports

About GCU Club Sports

About Club Sports

Competitive College Club Sports

Grand Canyon University’s club sports program provides students with the opportunity to pursue their passions and gain experiences outside of the classroom. GCU offers a wide range of intercollegiate men’s and women’s club sports, from nationally recognized and competitive sports like lacrosse and rugby to new, exciting teams like acapella and eSports.

Offering 22 different programs, our club sports teams compete in established and regulated national organizations and are led by expert coaches who are passionate about helping their players grow athletically and personally. With top-quality, on-campus facilities, dynamic practices and highly competitive levels, the GCU club sports program offers opportunities to pursue a passion while also focusing on the academic journey.

GCU Club Sports Amenities

As part of a club sports team, student-athletes will:

  • Receive top-level coaching
  • Be staffed with dedicated athletic training staff for injury prevention, rehabilitation and conditioning
  • Have access to state-of-the-art, on-campus athletic facilities
  • Be outfitted with practice gear, equipment and game uniforms
  • Travel for regular-season competition against clubs from other universities
  • Compete for conference, regional and national titles
  • Promote leadership, friendship and healthy lifestyle choices

Learn more about our facilities and programs and how you can get involved with our club sports teams:

*Disclaimer: Only our top competitive teams will travel for regular season competition. Any program with an academy team does not have a travel component.

GCU Club Sports Administration

The club sports administration team supports all of our club sports teams and coaches. Contact us for more information about our programs. Our main office is located in Juniper Hall, Building 84, on the northwest corner of campus.

Please direct your inquiries as follows:

Dan Nichols, Director

Administrative inquiries
602-639-6117

Mark Nelson, Assistant Director

Facilities and scheduling inquiries
602-639-8185

Aislinn Finfrock, Manager

Dues and vendor inquiries
602-639-6872

Alex Garwood, Program Development Specialist

Enrollment and recruiting inquiries
602-639-9709

Jim Howell, Sports Information/Travel Manager

Media inquiries
602-639-6624