Athletic Opportunities

Athletic Opportunities

Intercollegiate Competition: Northwest Nazarene University is a member of the NCAA Division II Great Northwest Athletic Conference (GNAC) and provides the following sports in its intercollegiate athletic program:

Men - baseball, basketball, cross-country, golf, track and field (indoor and outdoor), soccer

Women - basketball, cross-country, golf, soccer, softball, track and field (indoor and outdoor), volleyball

Intramural Program: Student Development provides the opportunity for NNU students, faculty, and staff to participate in a variety of campus sports and activities through our intramural program called Campus League.  All of the activities and sports provided by Campus League are excellent opportunities to show off your skills, build relationships with teammates, make new friends, and have fun in a competitive (and non-competitive) environment.  The NNU campus community can participate in the following Campus League Sports and Campus League Activities:

Campus League Sports

Flag Football

Powderpuff Football



Ultimate Frisbee

Outdoor Volleyball


Campus League Activities

Bowling Tournament

Ping Pong Tournament

Campus Golf

Chili Cook-off

Dessert Cook-off

Four Square Tournament

And many more...