Get involved and get moving on campus

Nor'easters tend to be “doers” who are engaged and curious. Thanks to our in-the-mix locations and exceptionally supportive culture, you won’t run out of things to do here — or friends who share your interests. Hop in a kayak and explore the rugged coastline, learn a new sport on an intramural team, or just have a blast at bingo night — you’ll feel at home and find your passion in the Nor’easter community. 

A student coming back to shore after paddle boarding
A student holds a sign that reads "All rise for justice" during a Women's March
Three U N E students playing intramural soccer
U N E Players performing a song from the play "Grease"


College is about more than just the classes you take; it's about diving in intellectually, 社会, 娱乐——学习, 探索, making memories and forming bonds with students and 教师 that can last a lifetime. UNE offers more than 100 clubs and organizations — from Anime Club to Volunteers Around the World — to enhance your college experience and expand your world.


体育运动 is a big part of UNE’s culture of collaboration and participation. UNE is home to 18 Division III NCAA varsity sports teams — including our 2022 women’s field hockey conference champs and our men’s ice hockey semifinalists — as well as 20 competitive club sports teams. The athletic excellence unfolds in state-of-the-art facilities, from the Alfond论坛 — the hub of Nor’easter nation, 我们的冰场在哪里, 巨大的木地板庭院, 运动员训练场地, and a cafe — to our collection of custom-built blue turf fields. UNE student-athletes are students first: 64% of our athletes made the Dean's list in fall 2022, 平均绩点是3分.33.


Whether you are a seasoned athlete or new to the game, joining intramural sports provides a fun and safe environment to meet people, 保持健康, 开始你的游戏吧. The UNE Intramural Sports program 面向所有学生, 教师, and professional staff an opportunity to engage in a wide variety of recreational activities.


Get moving in our exercise facilities, including the 校园中心 on the Biddeford Campus and the 芬利娱乐中心 在波特兰校区. Team athletes also enjoy access to high-quality training facilities in the Alfond论坛. All spaces are equipped with state-of-the-art strength and cardio equipment as well as conditioning areas and group fitness space. 

Outdoor Recreation Equipment Rentals

南缅因州的海滩, 山, and woods open up endless recreational opportunities, and UNE will make sure you’ve got the right gear. The 校园中心 and Finley Rec in Portland are both fully stocked for your next adventure, so come on in and rent equipment for hiking, 冲浪, 滑雪, 野营, 和更多的.

A student catching a wave while 冲浪
学生 take part in an exercise class in the 芬利娱乐中心
学生 using cardio machines including a stationary bike and treadmill
A group shot of U N E students at an ice climbing outing
A student catches air while 滑雪