All work and no play make FMU a dull place!
That’s why FMU’s Department of Intramural Sports & Recreation offers something for everyone. Whether you like the gridiron or the paint, are a gamer or a lifter, FMU offers diverse sports experiences in a safe environment. Based on a philosophy of wholesome recreation and the right to play, intramural sports are well-rounded, challenging and provide an outlet for students, faculty, and staff to meet new people and develop a lifestyle of fun and fitness. Florida Memorial University has been a member of the National Intramural and Recreational Sports Association (NIRSA) since 2000. NIRSA is a non-profit professional organization dedicated to the establishment and development of quality intramural/recreational sports and fitness programs. Founded in 1950, the organization’s membership has evolved to form a network of highly-trained professionals in the recreational sports field throughout the United States, Canada, and other countries around the world. NIRSA now serves as the leading advocate for excellence in recreational sports programming and services. The organization’s rapidly growing membership is comprised of more than 2,500 professional members. The major professional responsibilities of the NIRSA membership include the administration of intramural sports, fitness programming, recreational facility operations, fiscal and personnel management, sports clubs, outdoor recreation, and wellness programs.