Hampshire College is a member of the United States Collegiate Athletic Association as a member of the Yankee Small College Conference (YSCC).
Rock climbing, skiing, kayaking, martial arts, basketball, soccer, tennis, hiking, whitewater rafting, yoga, aquatics. With Hampshire's exceptional outdoor and athletics program, this is just the tip of your inner adventurer's iceberg.
Outdoor Programs, Recreation, and Athletics (OPRA)
Outdoor Programs, Recreation, and Athletics (OPRA) offers extensive opportunities for our students:
- compete in team sports
- learn outdoor and sport skills
- experience numerous trips, activities, and special training sessions
- focus mind and body
OPRA gives special emphasis on combining your outdoor and physical learning experiences with the rest of College life. With 800 acres of meadows and woods, a nearby mountain range, tennis courts, soccer fields, indoor track, climbing wall, saunas, and a pool, this is easier than you might expect.