Celebrating 125 years of rich and successful sporting history in 2021, Adelaide University Sport and Fitness plays an integral role in the lives of students. Through its more than 35 sports clubs and three on campus gyms, Adelaide University Sport and Fitness provide an important balance between study and life. We offer an opportunity for students to develop important skills and experience that contribute to improved student retention, academic performance and employability. Our clubs, intervarsity events, elite athletes and social sport program a nurture new friendships and encourage a healthy campus culture. Our clubs provide participants with a sense of community, promote leadership and encourage excellence. Equally as important, is not only the physical benefits of sport and recreation, but also the emotional and social health benefits.
A relevant and inclusive place to play, be active, perform and feel connected to the University of Adelaide.
Be a leader in providing high quality, evidence based sport, recreation and fitness events and programs, partnerships and capacity building for our clubs and members.
We provide resources, facilities and programs reflective of student and club needs.
We are committed to providing range of opportunities and experiences for all communities to participate in sport, recreation and fitness. We are honest and ethical and show respect for, and appreciate, each other, our partners and our communities – valuing our differences.
We are constantly and creatively, improving, evolving and adapting to student and member needs.
We consistently pursue the highest levels of achievement, creating the best outcomes possible for play and for fun.