Trinity Western University

Spartan Athletics

Prof. Murray Hall, Director

In full concert and support of the University mission statement, Spartan Athletics develops godly Christian leaders equipped to succeed in dynamic environments, persistently advancing to the edge of their abilities, shaping and transforming sport and culture, and growing in their personal relationship with Jesus Christ.

Spartan Athletics is characterized by:

  • Transformation — Spartan Athletics transforms lives.
    With a pervasive climate of whole-person development, Spartan Athletics works intentionally with student athletes to enable them to become great competitors, committed scholars, mature Christian leaders, and full participants in their communities upon graduation.
  • Servant-Leadership — Spartan Athletics has outstanding leadership and leadership development.
    Spartan Athletics is led by a highly effective team of servant leaders who reflect TWU’s mission and values and who are committed to learning, modeling, and teaching effective teamwork and servant leadership.
  • Collaboration — Spartan Athletics is a valued partner.
    Spartan Athletics works collaboratively and proactively as a strategic partner with every TWU department to support the goals and initiatives of others.
  • Recognition — Spartan Athletics is well recognized.
    Spartan teams and staff are recognized locally and nationally for their outstanding model of higher education athletics and for positive contributions to local and non-local communities.
  • Trinity Western University offers a first-class athletics program in a Christian environment. The University is a member of Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) and competes regionally in the Canada West division with the following universities: University of Victoria, University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University, University of the Fraser Valley, Thompson Rivers University, University of Calgary, University of Alberta, University of Lethbridge, University of Saskatchewan, University of Regina, Brandon University, University of Winnipeg, and University of Manitoba.

    The varsity sport menu includes teams in men’s and women’s basketball, soccer, and volleyball. Indoor teams compete in the David E. Enarson Gymnasium while Rogers Park is home for the soccer teams.

back to top

This page contains official TWU academic program information.