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UCLA Recreation

Intramural Sports provide the UCLA community an opportunity to participate in organized recreational sports. A variety of leagues, tournaments, and special events are offered each quarter. Individuals purchase a membership access pass which allows them to create or join a team and to play as many sports as they want that quarter. Participation is more leisurely than club sports and promotes an active lifestyle and friendly competition in a fun, safe environment. Registration to create a team opens Week 1 of each quarter.

Quarterly Sports Offerings*

Basketball, Cornhole, Dodgeball, Esports, Flag Football, Futsal, Kickball, Racquetball, Spikeball, Softball, Table Tennis, Tennis, Ultimate Frisbee, Virtual 5k/10k, Volleyball

*Offerings vary from quarter to quarter. Please check IM Leagues for most current offering.

Intramural Sports Program

Welcome

Welcome to the UCLA Intramural Sports Program! The program consists of various leagues, tournaments, meets, and special events with more than 7,000 participants each year. Activities are offered each quarter, including summer quarter. To help provide a better overview of the program, consider the following facts:

  • Participants can register an entire team or join an already created team.
  • Most leagues are divided up into a variety of divisions and classifications. Divisions allow for competition against a particular group (e.g. fraternities, men's, CoRec, Women's) and classifications allow for competition at different skill levels (e.g. A and B).
  • Most league games are played between 5-11 pm Monday – Friday, and Sunday between 3-10 pm.
  • Most league and tournament events are officiated and all events are staff supervised.
  • The Intramural Sports Program employees more than 100 student employees each year in positions such as officials, general managers, supervisor, and coordinators.

Registration Process

Register through: imleagues/ucla

STEP 1:

Create an IM Leagues Account: imleagues/ucla

STEP 2:

Go to “my payments”

Select “my pay packages”

Purchase Spring Intramural Membership for $10 (Virtual Sports are free!)

STEP 3:

Create your own team as a captain or join a preexisting team during the registration period

STEP 4:

View your schedule and show up to the facility with your entire team

STEP 5 :

Try to win a champ shirt!

Registering for an Intramural Sports activity is simple! Before registering, it is important that you understand the divisions offered and that you know which division you would like to register for before paying the registration fee. Most divisions are restricted to certain types of participants, however, independent divisions are not restricted. Smaller divisions may have fewer available playing dates and times compared to a larger division . Playing days and times should be viewed online prior to registering.

The registration period begins on the start date listed and ends on the end date listed. Please be aware that registration for certain divisions / events may close prior to the end of the registration period if a division or event reaches the registration maximum.

Policies and Rules

  • All Intramural Sport Specific Rules and the Intramural Participant Manual can be found here: IM Leagues Rules

Facilities

We use a variety of facilities on campus for intramural sports activities. A brief description of the more common facilities that we use is listed below.

John Wooden Center (JWC)JWC is used for basketball, racquetball, table tennis, dodgeball and volleyball. Please be aware that JWC is a controlled-access facility so each participant will need to present their student ID or Recreation Card to enter the facility to participate in an Intramural Sports activity.

Student Activities Center (SAC)SAC is used for basketball, volleyball, and futsal.

Pauley PavilionPauley is used for basketball.

Intramural Field (IM Field) – The IM Field is used for flag football, soccer, softball, Spikeball, cornhole and ultimate friebee. Please be aware that the IM Field is a controlled-access facility so each participant will need to present their student ID or Recreational Card to enter the facility to participate in an Intramural Sports activity.

Sunset Recreation Center- Sunset is used for Sand Volleyball.

Unified Sports Program

UCLA Recreation is continuing our partnering with Special Olympics Southern California and Special Olympics at UCLA to host Unified Sports leagues throughout the 2019-20 academic year! Unified Sports promotes inclusion by joining individuals with and without intellectual disabilities on the same team. The teams are made up of those with similar age and ability, with sport as the common bond. Special Olympics pioneered the unified sports approach, using sport as a vehicle for inclusion. Unified Sports at UCLA will consist of teams made up of Special Olympics athletes from around the area and UCLA students as the Unified partners.

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