Penn State Altoona offers a wide-variety of intramural sport offerings during the Fall and Spring Semesters. Intramural Sports activities offer the opportunity for students to compete against other Penn State Altoona students, faculty, and staff in a friendly and structured environment. The Intramural department serves as a means of improving the quality of life, which allows all participants, regardless of degree of skill, an opportunity to develop new friendships, group loyalty, sportsmanship and the respect for all opponents and officials. Intramural Sports offers you the opportunity to participate in your favorite sport on a competitive or recreational level. Leagues are available ranging from indoor and outdoor sports; including basketball, soccer, flag football, softball, volleyball, racquetball, and dodgeball. In some cases, teams that compete and win championships may qualify to compete in tournaments against other Pennsylvania colleges or universities.