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.
- Why Not? May 22, 2015By Chelsea Cutino ’15 At only 19 years of age, the Marquis de Lafayette sailed to America on the Hermione for the French intervention in the Revolutionary War. When Lafayette arrived in America, he adopted the motto “Cur Non?” meaning “Why Not?” This spirit guided him to play an integral role in America’s freedom, and […]Chelsea Cutino
- ¡Hasta Luego España! May 20, 2015My last final was on Wednesday, the 13th. I remember feeling relieved when I turned it in as I normally do at the end of final exams – it’s a good feeling to have zero academic responsibilities after the stress of studying for finals. However, as soon as I walked out the classroom door, it […]Scott Paulis