Pride in performance

Mount Ida has a strong and storied tradition of exceptional student athletic programs. Our Mustang teams perform at the highest level of their division and display great integrity both on and off the fields of play. Whether they win or lose, our Mustangs are a source of great pride for all in our community.

Mustang Athletics features 16 varsity teams including, men’s teams in basketball, cross country, football, lacrosse, soccer and volleyball, and women’s teams in basketball, cheerleading, cross country, equestrian, field hockey, lacrosse, soccer, softball, tennis and volleyball.

As integrated members of the Mount Ida College community and the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division III, Mustang Athletics provides programs that support the physical, social and emotional wellbeing of our students while supporting the academic mission of the institution.

Over 300 students participate annually on a varsity team at Mount Ida. Total student participation in intramural programs exceeds 4,000 on an annual basis, and total student use of the fitness center exceeds 4,200 on an annual basis.

The department of athletics offers something for every student attending Mount Ida.

1) Participate on a varsity sport as a recruited athlete.
2) Be a fan and attend varsity home games and cheer for the Mustangs.
3) Play an intramural sport or come to an open gym.
4) Workout in the fitness center or attend a fitness class.
5) Work as a student employee in one of our offices.

Just come to the athletic center and find out what is happening and how to get involved!

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