The True Student-Athlete Experience

The True Student-Athlete Experience

PORTLAND, Ore. - Lewis & Clark College sponsors 19 NCAA Division III varsity athletic programs, who compete as a part of the Northwest Conference. Balancing academic and athletic experiences, Lewis & Clark fosters an environment of excellence and competitiveness in its classrooms and in athletics.

The Lewis & Clark Department of Physical Education & Athletics supports and complements the college’s commitment to student exploration and discovery through a liberal arts education. The department is dedicated to developing and educating students through high-quality experiential learning opportunities in Physical Education, wellness and varsity athletics.





Hear Keean Kondo '15, a biochemistry and microbiology major and baseball player, talk about managing coursework and athletics—and how competing in Pioneer Athletics has enhanced his education.


Hear Ali Carleton '16 and Arielle Valdez '17 talk about managing psychology coursework and athletics, and how competing in Pioneer Athletics has enhanced their education.

Hear Seth Anderson ’16 and Libby Bissen’16 talk about managing economics coursework and athletics—and how competing in Pioneer Athletics has enhanced their education.