Mar 21, 2018  
Undergraduate Catalog 2016-2017 
Undergraduate Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Sports, Recreation and Fitness

Hunter Athletics
B317 Hunter West; (212) 772-4782
Hunter Athletics

The Hunter College Athletic program is the premier benchmark intercollegiate program in the New York Metropolitan region and City University of New York Athletic Conference (CUNYAC). With 18 sponsored men’s and women’s teams, the Hawks compete on the NCAA Division III level with a commitment to athletic and academic progress and development each year. Student-athletes benefit from an outstanding and supportive academic environment, highly qualified coaches and superior facilities for competition and practice. Over the last fifteen years Hunter College has won 10 CUNY Athletic Conference Commissioner’s Cups, an award presented to the best athletic program in the conference. Since 1990, Hunter Athletics has also won 125 CUNYAC Championships, joining a dozen other athletic programs to reach the 100 championship pinnacle. The athletic program also maintains an impressive average GPA of higher than a 3.0 among student athletes each year. Furthermore, 60% of student-athletes boast a 3.0 GPA or better.

Hunter College offers a multi-million dollar athletics facility which is equipped with “state of the art” renovated competition and practice gymnasiums, wrestling room, fencing/yoga room, men’s and women’s locker rooms, swimming pool, athletic training room, state-of-the-art weight room, racquetball courts and the smart classroom for student use. The Brookdale campus also houses a swimming pool, weight room, gymnasium, tennis courts and bowling alley for official athletic and recreation use. For more information on the Hunter Athletic program, log onto or call 212-772-4782.

Women’s sports include basketball, cross country, fencing, indoor track, outdoor track, softball, swimming, tennis and volleyball. Men’s sports include basketball, cross country, fencing, indoor track, outdoor track, soccer, tennis, volleyball and wrestling.