Campus Recreation

West Chester University

Student Recreation Center
Campus Recreation
275 North Campus Dr.
West Chester, PA 19383
Ph: 610.436.1REC
Fax: 610.436.3088



 

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Who is eligible to participate?

2. I am a former intercollegiate player, can I still participate in the intramural sports program?

3. I am a sport club member, can I still participate in the intramural sports program?

4. I am a former professional athlete, can I still participate in the intramural sports program?

5. What type of leagues or tournaments do you offer?

6. How many intramural teams can I play on?

7. I am interested in registering a team and being the IM captain. What are my responsibilities?

 

1. Who is eligible to participate?

All undergraduate students currently enrolled at WCU are eligible to participate in the Intramural Sports program. You will be responsible for providing a valid WCU ID card before playing.

2. I am a former intercollegiate player, can I still participate in the intramural sports program?

Individuals who have completed their intercollegiate eligibility, or was a rostered varsity athlete as detemined by the NCAA in a given sport will be ineligible for participation in that sport or related sport after one full academic year (beginning with the Fall semester) has transpired. No more than two former intercollegiate athletics can be on the same team roster in the same intramural sport. These participants must be identified on the roster.

3. I am a sport club member, can I still participate in the intramural sports program?

Sport Club members will be eligible to participate in our intramural sports program, in the same sport or related sport, under the following conditions: 1) in a single gender activity no more than two sport club members may be listed on the same intramural team roster, 2) in a Co - Rec acitivity, only one male and one female sport club member may be listed on the same intramural team roster. These participants must be identified on the roster.

4. I am a former professional athlete, can I still participate in the intramural sports program?

Our definition of "professionl athlete" will be the following: 1) any individual/s who has received payment for playing, including appearance money, and 2) any individual/s who is recognized by the sport's governing body as a professional. These individuals will be eligible to participate, provided that they have not played or received payment for services for a period of five years.

5. What type of leagues or tournaments do you offer?

A full listing of our leagues and tournaments per semester are cited in our intramural sports link. We provide divisions in Men, Women, and Co-Rec.

6. How many intramural teams can I play on?

Individuals may not play on more than one team in the same intramural sport in the same division. The only exception is for an individual playing on a Co-Rec team. Individuals can play on one Men's or Women's team and in addition, one Co-Rec team.

7. Other questions may be addressed in our Intramural Handbook, which can be found on Intramural Sports link.