We know that for many family's, sports and athletics are what bring them together. That's why at JWU Providence, home to 16 NCAA Division III teams, we put a true emphasis on our athletes. From baseball to rowing, our student-athletes enjoy state-of-the-art facilities including the Equine Center for our Equestrian IDA and IHSA teams, the JWU Marina for Women's Rowing, and the massive Scott's Miracle-Gro Athletics Complex for our baseball, softball, soccer, and lacrosse teams.

16 varsity athletic teams

170+ trophies and awards since 1995

6 unique athletic facilities

JWU Athletic Facilities

There's nothing like having home field advantage. At JWU we have the facilities and coaches necessary to help elevate our athletes to the next level.

Athletic Videos

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JWU Athletics in Action

Johnson and Wales University Athletics. 16 teams compete in Division III varsity sports.
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JWU Athlete: Andrew Vasile '24

Get to know Men's Lacrosse midfielder Andrew Vasile '24 and why he chose JWU, where he likes to eat, and more.
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JWU Athlete: Shari Minalga '21

Catch up with Shari Minalga '21 from the Women's Softball team and hear how she balances her busy student-athlete schedule.
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JWU Athlete: Maeve McAuley

Get to know Maeve McAuley '22 from the Women's Rowing team, and find out how JWU hit the trifecta for her.
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Downtown Showdown

For the second year in a row, the men’s wrestling team took the stage at the Providence Performing Arts Center for another epic Downtown Showdown.
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JWU Athlete: Will Fritz

JWU was the only school Will Fritz '20 wanted to go to. Get to know him and his love for playing baseball and studying Culinary Arts.