University of Missouri-St.Louis Athletics provides UMSL student-athletes with an opportunity to compete at the collegiate level and the entire university community with exciting athletic competitions to attend. From the 1973 National Championship victory in men's soccer, to homecoming games in the fall, the athletic department strives to promote a sense of campus spirit and unity.
UMSL Athletics competes at the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division II level, and is a member of the Great Lakes Valley Conference. The department sponsors 11 athletic programs including basketball, golf, soccer, softball, tennis, volleyball and baseball.
In order to maintain a high quality athletic program, UMSL provides scholarships, facilities, uniforms and travel funds for UMSL student-athletes.
Support from alumni, corporations and friends is essential to the continued success of UMSL's teams.