Athletics

Athlete, recreational enthusiast, fan.

No matter who you are and what you like to do, there’s a way to be involved in athletics at RIT.

Division I and III athletics teams and a variety of intermural sports, wellness and recreation classes, and exciting fan experiences–RIT athletics gets you in on the action. Be a part of a team or come cheer on the Tigers.

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Varsity Athletic Teams

RIT has 12 men’s and 12 women’s varsity teams. Our men’s and women’s hockey teams are NCAA Division I programs.

675+

Varsity Student-Athletes

More than 675 student-athletes compete in varsity athletics

2.3k+

Intramural Participants

Students complete in 20 intramural sports and activities annually.

330+

Wellness Course Sections

5,700+ students participate in wellness and health courses annually.

4.3k

Cheering Fans

The Gene Polisseni Center has seating for 4.3K fans, who cheer on RIT’s men’s and women’s hockey programs

Athletic Events

Five RIT hockey players looking out onto the ice with RIT fans in the crowd in the background..

Tickets

Season and single-game tickets for men's and women's hockey are available at RIT's box office

Women's lacrosse event with 4 women running

Support RIT Athletics

Your gifts to RIT athletics help to create an outstanding environment for both the academic and athletic achievements of our student athletes. You can support the RIT Athletic Association, individual teams, or specific support funds such as athletic leadership programs.