Do students need to get a physical if they are playing a sport?
The University’s athletic trainer has a sports packet of forms that must be completed and on file prior to a student’s participation in collegiate athletics. This package is an additional piece to the required University physical needed to attend.
How do students earn athletic scholarships?
The University of Bridgeport provides incoming student-athletes the opportunity to earn athletic grant-in-aid; however you must contact the individual coach to discuss those opportunities. In most cases, awarding of athletic grant-in-aid is done prior to the student receiving their University of Bridgeport financial aid award.
How does a student participate in collegiate athletics?
The University of Bridgeport sponsors the following sports:
Men: Soccer, Cross-Country, Basketball, Swimming, Baseball
Women: Soccer, Cross-Country, Basketball, Swimming, Softball, Volleyball, Gymnastics, Lacrosse
All coaches conduct try-outs. Please contact the athletic department at 203-576-4057 for further information.