UMass Boston

Hockey Team on ice rink
Athletics at UMass Boston

We Are Beacons

We believe that a healthy body and an active lifestyle are vital components of a well-rounded college experience.

At UMass Boston, we offer a wide range of athletic programs, state-of-the-art facilities, and recreational activities to cater to your interests and fitness goals. Our NCAA Division III athletics teams compete in various sports, providing opportunities for student-athletes to excel both on and off the field. Whether you're passionate about basketball, soccer, track and field, or any of our other sports, our dedicated coaches and supportive community will help you unleash your full potential.

If you're looking to stay fit and active, our Recreation Center offers a variety of fitness classes, gymnasiums, and strength training equipment. Take advantage of our indoor and outdoor recreational facilities, including the Beacon Fitness Center, Clark Gymnasium, ice rink, and racquetball courts. Stay engaged through intramural sports, group workouts, and outdoor adventures organized by our Recreation team.

Women's Volleyball Game

Beacons Athletics

Immerse yourself in the excitement of intercollegiate athletics at UMass Boston. Our Beacons teams compete at the NCAA Division III level, offering opportunities for student-athletes to excel in a variety of sports. Discover the pride and camaraderie of our athletic community by exploring our teams and their achievements at Beacons Athletics.

By the Numbers

Our dedication to athletic excellence and student-athlete success.

Women's Volleyball Team Meet
Varsity Teams: 9 for men and 10 for women
Women's Basketball player
Beacons team members have been named All-Americans over 150 times in 12 different sports
Student athletes playing field hockey
Our women's indoor and outdoor track and field teams have won six NCAA Team Championships and over 50 individual championships
Track and Field 2018 National Championship Team

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Connect with us on social media to engage in conversations, share your pride, and stay connected with the latest buzz surrounding our teams. Together, let's rally behind the Beacons and celebrate their achievements on and off the field. Go Beacons!