UCU boasts nationally ranked sports teams including men’s and women’s basketball, football, and volleyball. Other sports offerings include rugby for men, athletics, netball, tennis, table tennis, tae-kwon-do, and badminton.
Intramural football has been added to allow non-varsity sportsmen and women to physically compete in sport during their time at UCU. The sports department also is home to a top notch weight training facility for students, staff, and sports persons.
Games and Sports attract a cross-section of both male and female students. There is a variety of games, including indoor and field games. All games are open to all students.
Men and women basketball teams have gained national reputation, as have rugby, volleyball, and of course football (soccer).The women's basketball team, UCU Lady Canons, are the 2011 national champions taking retaining the title they took in 2010.