Recreation and Athletics
Purple Knight Nation
Pursue your love for sports as a proud Purple Knight! Whether you are part of the team or cheering on your fellow classmates— athletics at UB are an essential part of our community. UB is a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division II. We are proud to offer both men’s and women’s sports teams and are home to pristine sporting facilities.
NCAA Division II Athletic Teams
The Wheeler Recreation Center and Harvey Hubbel Gymnasium are the hubs of athletics and fitness on campus, amenities include:
- Weight room
- Multipurpose courts for volleyball, tennis, soccer, basketball, and cricket
- 6-lane 25-meter swimming pool
- Locker rooms
Learn more about how we promote wellness and health at UB.