Wesleyan University Athletic Department
The Department of Physical Education and Athletics provides the
University community with a spectrum of activities that will be of
developing healthy, energetic, and well-balanced lives. The objective is
the needs of students and to engage other campus constituencies with
to the essence of physical activity. Physical Education and Athletics at
Wesleyan reflect a commitment to equal opportunity for men and women at
levels of achievement.
Intercollegiate athletics provides the varsity student-athlete with
and privilege to achieve a sophisticated mastery of skills through
contests. The pursuit of excellence can be realized through elite NCAA
III competition with a focus on NESCAC conference play.
Strength & Conditioning Program Mission
Every community member is provided the opportunity to participate in a
fitness program in Wesleyan’s state of the art Andersen Fitness Center.
Wesleyan community can participate in the physical education curriculum,
Fitness Program, or simply participate in several lifetime fitness
the resources provided in the fitness center.
The main objective of our overall program is the pursuit of
excellence as a
Wesleyan student-athlete. The varsity student-athlete is provided with a
structured, progressive, and periodized year round training program
meet the student-athlete’s needs. Further, the student-athlete is
opportunity to enhance their varsity athletic experience through proper
training, conditioning, flexibility, speed and agility training, and
nutrition and recovery strategies.