Central Michigan University is an NCAA Division 1 school with 16 varsity teams competing in the Mid-American Conference. The CMU Chippewas play to win on the field, on the court and in the classroom.

Experience MACtion for yourself (and for free!) as the football team, wrestlers, gymnasts and others lead the conference with highly competitive play.

Official site of Chippewa Athletics

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. There are hundreds of miles of biking and walking trails across campus and beyond.