Campus Life

Sports and Recreation



Cal State Monterey Bay is an NCAA Division II school with 14 teams (6 men's and 8 women's) competing in the California Collegiate Athletic Association and Western Water Polo Association. Find out more at


Intramural Sports

Intramural Sports offers 6 week leagues, all star week, and daily weekend tournaments throughout the semester in traditional sports, as well as nontraditional activities.

Students develop their leadership skills, enjoy the outdoors, and build community through our Outdoor Recreation programs.

Mountain biking on Fort Ord

Cycle Center

The Otter Cycle Center offers group rides, classes and clinics, plus bike rentals and repairs. You can also store your bike in their Bike Bunker.

Student on treadmill in gym


With a gym, pool, ropes challenge course, disc golf course, and miles of hiking and biking trails, staying active and having fun on campus is easy.


Sports Clubs

Through sports clubs, students can participate in competitive, recreational and instructional team sports.