Welcome to the Department of Sport and Movement Studies

You belong here and we are dedicated to offering the opportunities and tools to support your educational and career goals.

About Sport and Movement Studies

We care about the communities we are a part of. Our graduates find fulfilling careers in a wide variety of positions and fields. Discover your future with Sport and Movement Studies.

Welcome to Sport Management

You find yourself immersed in the dynamic world of sport management.

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Physical Education and School Health

You are at the forefront of shaping young minds and bodies in the realm of physical education and school health.

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Athletic Administration

You find yourself at the heart of the sports world, coordinating the intricacies of athletic programs.

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Northwest Center for Sport

At the Northwest Center for Sport, we are committed to advancing knowledge and experiential opportunities for students.

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Swimming Pool

At this pool, you can take activity classes for one credit where you may learn to swim and improve your swimming.

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Faculty Resources

This page is designed as a faculty resource page.

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Alumni & Friends

You can leave your legacy at Central with a commitment through your will or living trust.

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How do I find my Textbooks?

Help for students figuring out how to receive their textbooks.

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Why Study Sport and Movement at CWU?

In our department, we are dedicated to your success and believe in your potential to achieve great things. We strive to be a part of your journey by fostering the values of healthy and active lifestyles, promoting healthy and sustainable communities, upholding professionalism, nurturing a commitment to learning through meaningful relationships, and embracing diversity in ideas, people, and cultures. Join us in shaping a future that celebrates wellness, inclusivity, and personal growth.

Degree Options

Our mission is to empower you through lifelong learning, and in doing so, create opportunities for community engagement and skill building.

Learn more about our degree options through our Program Finder.


For general university admissions information, contact the Office of Admissions. For advising information, contact the Academic Advising Center.


Networking and Preparing for your Future

Check out our Northwest Center for Sport and learn about the experience opportunities and networking activities you can take part in as a Sport and Movement Studies student!

Sport Management Association

If you are interested in a career in Sport Management, consider joining our club. Our mission is to help our members prepare themselves for work in the sport industry by putting on guest speaker events with professionals currently working in college and professional athletics.

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Sport and Movement Studies

Purser Hall 101