Sports for all interests and abilities
With more than 60 student-led clubs and societies, as well as extensive on-site sports facilities, Newcastle University offers a wide range of activities and events for sport enthusiasts to enjoy. Highly ranked in the British Universities & Colleges Sport league, it’s one of the best UK universities for sport – so there’s always something for to get involved with throughout the year.
From the traditional sports such as hockey, rugby and football to the more specialist activities such as mountaineering and parachuting, there’s sure to be something for you here, whether you’re an expert or a beginner.
The University Sports Centre is open from 7am to 10pm during term time, giving you plenty of time throughout the day to keep fit around your studies and social life. There’s a contemporary health and fitness suite, indoor sports hall, squash courts and dance studio, to name just a few of the great facilities the University has to offer.
Term time: Mon–Fri: 7am to 10pm; weekends 9am to 9pm.
Holidays: Mon–Fri: 7am to 10pm; weekends 9am to 5pm.