We examine how the science of physical activity and the business of sport can be used to improve lives. From preventing and rehabilitating disease and injury to developing organizations that help communities thrive, we’re providing the solutions our world needs to move on to better things.
Our world-class faculty lead a diverse range of high-impact research, from understanding the role of physical activity in preventing disease to improving mobility in aging and recovering populations, to managing sport facilities and helping athletes stay safe, to improving health and well-being at all stages of life.
Read More About Stacy Getz
I sometimes describe myself as a 'practical artist,' in that being a designer is about creating things that serve a specific strategic purpose, not just making things pretty. Has it communicated effectively? Does it help its users get where they're supposed to go? If not, it's back to the drawing board!
Read More About Rose Gruszecki
I have really loved the small, tight-knit community in Kinesiology. In our student services office specifically, members of our team come from many different professional paths, but we all share a common mission in supporting our students together.
Read More About Lauren Strefling
Being a transfer student, I've been welcomed with such open arms. It’s been an amazing experience just getting to learn and meet new people.
Read More About CJ Ferrante
When I was applying to colleges in 2018, Michigan stood out to me for the sense of community and school spirit, which is present in the university as a whole and the School of Kinesiology. It's what made me want to come back after graduation!