Two out of four campuses have their own sports infrastructure. The university Sports Office aims at offering as many sports possible to as many students possible on as many locations possible. So, there are plenty of options!
Before practising sports at the University of Antwerp students need to register at http://ua.sportsticker.be/
and buy a sports sticker of €15 at one of the university Sports offices. The sticker is placed on the back of your student card and once this sticker is purchased, all activities are either free or at very low students prices.
Recreational sports & Fitness & Events
Students can practise recreational sports for free, such as basket, BBB (short for: ‘Buttocks, Belly, Breasts’), dance courses, karate, taebo, volley, zumba,… organised by the UA Sports Council (
). In addition, students can choose between the fitness offer at campus Middelheim (HealthCity) and at the fitness centres ‘Fitality’, ‘Wezenbergfit’ and ‘CenterCourt’. Finally, the sport sticker also gives you the opportunity to take part in sport events, to win free tickets and much more. For all details, download the sport guide at
The Antwerp Students League is with more than 200 teams the biggest student competition of Antwerp and is open to all students of the Antwerp Association. The ASL covers 4 competitions (soccer, indoor football, basketball and volleyball) which are open to both female and male students. Check
(Inter)national Championships and Top sports
Via the Sports Office students can take part in several interuniversity championships. The University of Antwerp participates in the Flemish and Belgian Interuniversity Championships and the IFIUS World Interuniversity Games.
Last but not least, the University of Antwerp organises world championships for student country teams and offers top sports athletes an academic sports programme which meets the demands of the studying top sport athlete.
With special attention to sports on campus grounds and to a modern sports infrastructure the University of Antwerp promotes ‘student being’ in all its aspects. Practising sports does not only improve your social life, it also contributes to a good health and to excellent study results.
Location sports centres
City campus campus Drie Eiken campus Middelheim
Grote Kauwenberg 2 Edegemsesteenweg 100 Middelheimlaan 1
2000 Antwerpen 2610 Antwerpen-Wilrijk 2020 Antwerpen
For up-to-date information on the university sports offer, prices, timetables and sports contacts please check http://ua.sportsticker.be/
For the sports offer of the City of Antwerp (swimming pools), consult