​​​​An NCAA Division I-A school (that’s a big deal!) in the Mid-American Conference, the CMU Chippewas play to win, on the field or court … and in the classroom.

Each season, Chippewa fans experience exciting MACtion as the football team, wrestlers, gymnasts and others lead the conference with highly competitive play.

CMU’s athletes have had the highest GPA in the MAC the past 15 years and are consistently among the best in the nation.

With 16 varsity teams, students attend games for free.

Opportunities to play, no matter your skill

More than 10,000 "Chips" compete on intramural teams and club sports, in one of the largest intramural programs in the nation.

Students use fitness centers in several residence halls and the 175,000-square-foot Student Activity Center to swim, bowl, lift, stretch and run. Hundreds of miles of biking and walking trails cross campus and beyond.