Sports and Wellness
23 NCAA Division I intercollegiate sports
Lafayette’s 23-sport, NCAA Division I athletics program competes in the Patriot League in 11 sports for men, 11 sports for women, and one that is coed. According to the latest NCAA report, Lafayette ranks third in the nation in student-athlete graduation success rate.
The Department of Recreation Services provides fun and challenging ways to exercise while encouraging lifelong healthy habits. Instructional programs ranging from yoga to spinning to weight training foster physical, social, and emotional health.
The Bailey Health Center offers numerous health services for students, faculty, and staff, from routine medical evaluations and treatment to immunizations and emergency care.
The Counseling Center provides counseling, educational programs, and psychological assessments that help students learn how to identify and meet their intellectual and interpersonal goals. The center also offers crisis intervention and consultation to faculty, staff, and parents.
- Home at Last June 17, 2013I arrived at Newark Airport on Saturday, June 8th after a long, 16 hour flight and found myself greeted by my Mom, 2 sisters, and a Dunkin Donuts iced tea and a bagel. To say I was ecstatic would be an understatement. I now write to you from one of my favorite places in the […]Megan Goodman
- Nepali People, Mountains, and EVEREST June 13, 2013I am going to start off with a dream of mine that I never thought would come true: seeing Mount Everest. You know that one mountain you hear about as a kid that looks out over the world at 29,029 feet? Well I saw it and it was just as incredible and majestic as one could […]Sarah Walko
- Finding Cameras, Memories June 12, 2013When I moved out of my residence hall at the end of this semester, I found two undeveloped disposable cameras in the drawer of my desk. Thinking they were both leftovers from before I had replaced my broken (ancient) camera with a new one in Morocco, it took me a while to get them developed […]Madeline Gambino