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Australia - Southern Hemisphere Calendar

Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia

  • Athletic Facilities: Weight room, Lap pool, Basketball court, Aerobic equipment (spin bikes, treadmills, elliptical machines, etc.), Football pitch    Cost: Approximately $5 per week
  • Facilities Near Campus: Baseball, volleyball and tennis
  • Sports Activities Available: see here  Cost: N/A
  • Other support for Athletes: Ability to offer sports mentor programs in some circumstances.

Austria - Spring Semester in late March

Johannes Kepler University, Linz, Austria

  • Athletic Facilities: Weightlifting facilities, A lap swimming pool, A basketball court Cost: 14-36 EUR /semester 

Botswana

ACM Botswana Program

  • Athletic Facilities: Weight room, Lap pool, Basketball court, Tennis court, Aerobic equipment (spin bikes, treadmills, elliptical machines, etc.), Volleyball court, Football pitch    Cost: None
  • Sports Activities Available: Intramural teams and UB athletic teams. We've had students on the women's vollyball team, swimming team and diving teams. Cost: None

Chile - Southern Hemisphere Calendar

ISEP - Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, Chile

  • Athletic Facilities: Weight room, Basketball court    Cost: none
  • Facilities Near Campus: Soccer field
  • Sports Activities Available: Indoor soccer, basketball, kayaking, inquire about others

Germany - spring semester starts late

Erfurt University - Beloit Exchange, Germany

  • Athletic Facilities: Weight room, Basketball court, Aerobic equipment (spin bikes, treadmills, elliptical machines, etc.), Volleyball court    Cost: 11 - 40 Euro per Semester
  • Facilities Near Campus: Football pitch, Tennis court, Baseball batting cage, Lap pool
  • Sports Activities Available: running, soccer, floorball   Cost: 11 - 40 Euro per Semester
  • Other support for athletes: We are very well connected to all local sports teams and organizations in the city. When an exchange student search for a activity/sport we will find it.

Phillips University Marburg, Germany

  • Athletic Facilities: Weightlifting facilities, A lap swimming pool, A basketball court   Cost: Between 0 and 60 €
  • Sports Activities Available:   American Football, Basketball, Baseball, Beach Volleyball, Handball, Lacrosse, Tennis, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Fencing and Martial Arts 

France

l'Université de Lille III, France

  • Athletic Facilities:  Weightlifting facilities, A lap swimming pool, A basketball court  Cost: none
  • Sports Activities Available: Some available. Check with team.

Ghana

University of Ghana

  • Athletic Facilities: Weight room, Lap pool, Basketball court, Tennis court, Aerobic equipment (spin bikes, treadmills, elliptical machines, etc.), Baseball batting cage, Volleyball court, Football pitch  Cost: Free
    Sports Activities Available:
    See website Cost:  Free

Hong Kong

Lingnan University - Beloit Exchange, Hong Kong

  • Athletic Facilities: Weight room, Lap pool, Basketball court, Tennis court, Aerobic equipment (spin bikes, treadmills, elliptical machines, etc.), Volleyball court, Football pitch  Cost: US$0.4 to US$6.45
  • Sports Activities Available:  You may find more information for sport teams at http://www.ln.edu.hk/ssc/campuslife/sports/teams/index.html  Cost: equipment

Hungary

Eötvös József College - Beloit Exchange, Hungary

  • Athletic Facilities: Weight room, Basketball court, Tennis court, Football pitch
  • Sports Activities Available: soccer

Japan - Spring semester begins in April

Rikkyo University, Tokyo, Japan

  • Athletic Facilities: Weightlifting facilities, A lap swimming pool, A basketball court  Cost: none
  • Sports Activities Available: In the past, some exchange students joined martial arts (judo and kendo), swimming and weightlifting (Olympic-style) teams.

Korea

Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea

  • Athletic Facilities: Weightlifting facilities, A lap swimming pool  Cost: about $33/month
    Sports Activities Available: soccer, basketball, baseball

Morocco

Al Akhawayn University - Beloit Exchange, Ifrane, Morocco

  • Athletic Facilities: Weightlifting facilities, A lap swimming pool, A basketball court  Cost: none
  • Sports Activities Available: basketball, soccer, swimming, volleyball, tennis, handball  

The Netherlands

Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands

  • Athletic Facilities: Weight room, Basketball court, Tennis court, Aerobic equipment (spin bikes, treadmills, elliptical machines, etc.), Volleyball court, Football pitch    Costs: see here
  • Sports Activities Available: Soccer, Lacrosse, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball, Ultimate Frisbee. Many sports clubs listed here.

New Zealand - Spring semester starts in Mid-February, Fall semester ends in early November

University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand

  • Athletic Facilities:  Weight room, Basketball court, Tennis court, Aerobic equipment (spin bikes, treadmills, elliptical machines, etc.), Volleyball court, Football pitch  Cost: None
  • Sports Activities Available:  See a list of sports available here. Study Abroad students are also welcome to apply for the Global Rugby Abroad Program, which combines a semester of academic study with specialized rugby training.  Cost:  Fees will vary depending on the club.
  • Facilities near campus: Jellie Park Gym & Fitness Centre is a 2min drive/5min bike ride down the road from campus. It offers a swimming pool that students can use for NZ$6 per visit or cheaper memberships as well.

Massey University, New Zealand

  • Athletic Facilities: Weightlifting facilities, A basketball court  Cost: From NZ$ 75 per semester
  • Sports Activities Available: All teams are available to visiting students
  • Facilities Near Campus: 3 Swimming pools within 10 minutes of campus.
  • Note: Manawatu Campus is best for athletic facilities

University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand

  • Athletic Facilities: Weight room, Basketball court, Aerobic equipment (spin bikes, treadmills, elliptical machines, etc.), Volleyball court   Cost: None
  • Sports Activities Available: Over 100 clubs representing most major sports  Cost: low cost, depending on sport
  • Facilities Near Campus: Tennis Courts and public swimming pool are available within walking distance of campus.

Spain

Universidad de Murcia, Spain

  • Athletic Facilities: Weightlifting facilities, A lap swimming pool, A basketball court  Cost: Indoor Pool: 48 euros per quarter. Gym: 42 euros per quarter. Basketball court: 6 euros-60'
  • Sports Activities Available: Soccer, basketball, running, tennis, paddle tennis, badminton, squash, canoeing, volleyball, indoor soccer

Sweden

Linnaeus University, Vaxjo, Sweden

  • Athletic Facilities: Weightlifting facilities, A basketball court, Tennis court   Cost: Basketball court free of charge. Gym about $175/semester
  • Sports Activities Available: Gymnastic and sports clubs on campus
  • Facilities Near Campus: many health clubs in the city

United Kingdom - Fall semester starts at the end of September

Goldsmiths College University of London 

  • Athletic Facilities: Weight room, Tennis court, Aerobic equipment (spin bikes, treadmills, elliptical machines, etc.)   Cost: £25 per month
  • Facilities Near Campus: Football/Rugby/Hockey pitches are available close by.
  • Sports Activities Available: Basketball, soccer, hockey, netball and rugby (more hereCost: small fee

Lancaster University, England

  • Athletic Facilities: Weight room, Lap pool, Basketball court, Tennis court, Aerobic equipment (spin bikes, treadmills, elliptical machines, etc.), Volleyball court, Football pitch   Cost: £99 - £310 per semester depending on membership level
  • Sports Activities Available:  Any including Soccer, Rugby, Athletics, American Football, Tennis, Badmington, Rowing

Queen's University Belfast, N. Ireland

  • Athletic Facilities:  Weight room, Lap pool, Basketball court, Tennis court, Aerobic equipment (spin bikes, treadmills, elliptical machines, etc.), Volleyball court, Football pitch  Cost: £22.50 per month
  • Sports Activities Available:  Access to 54 Sporting Clubs   Cost: £3
  • Other Support for Athletes: Performance Program strong on coach and player development Coaching/player seminars A.I.M program - attitude, imagine, manage Club Development workshops Sporting Alumni events

University of Bristol, England

  • Athletic Facilities: Weight room, Lap pool, Basketball court, Tennis court, Aerobic equipment (spin bikes, treadmills, elliptical machines, etc.), Volleyball court, Football pitch    Cost: £50 - £145 depending on level of access
  • Sports Activities Available:  All sports at all levels including competitive teams. Cost: varied, but minimal
  • Other support for athletes: There are numerous teams and sports clubs that are organised through the Bristol Student Union of all levels and focus. Bristol has two professional football clubs (City and Rovers) and a Premiership Rugby club. In addition there are sports clubs in the city ranging from Roller Derby to Cricket.

University of Exeter, England

  • Athletic Facilities: Weight room, Lap pool, Basketball court, Tennis court, Aerobic equipment (spin bikes, treadmills, elliptical machines, etc.), Volleyball court, Football pitch Cost: Sports are usually engaged through Student Societies - their fees vary, depending on each society and start at about £45 per year. The gym/swimming pool facilities/fitness classes can be signed up to either individually or through an annual membership card. Outdoor facilities are usually free of charge.
  • Sports Activities Available:  Visiting students may join any of the student societies or participate in all the same sporting activities available to full time students.  Cost: None
  • Other Support for Athletes: Prospective students can benefit from a Personal Trainer; Healthy Halls scheme (activities, workshops and events for students in University residences aimed at improving their health and increasing their awareness of wellbeing); holistic therapy; as well as engage with Fitness programmes in the Exeter city at large.

University of Glasgow, Scotland

Athletic Facilities: Weight room, Lap pool, Basketball court, Tennis court, Aerobic equipment (spin bikes, treadmills, elliptical machines, etc.), Volleyball court  Cost: £75 GBP per semester or £100 GBP for a year

Sports Activities Available: all sports are available. See Sport page.   Cost:  varies depending on activity.

Other Support for Athletes: wide range of athletics clubs, active competition-level sports societies, personal trainers - see http://www.gla.ac.uk/services/sport/ for more information.

University of St. Andrews, Scotland

  • Athletic Facilities: Weight room, Basketball court, Tennis court, Aerobic equipment (spin bikes, treadmills, elliptical machines, etc.), Volleyball court, Football pitch   Cost: Fall semester is 80 pounds, Spring semester is 68 pounds, and access to club specific sessions only is 55 pounds
  • Sports Activities Available: St. Andrews offers all visiting students to join intramural teams organized through dorm, club teams and even competitive teams if they are in season. Cost: varied, but less than fitness center
  • Facilities Near Campus: Swimming pools, ice rinks, squash courts, rowing facilities are all available to students in that sports club and are easily accessible through team transportation

University of Sussex, England

  • Athletic Facilities: Weight room, Basketball court, Tennis court, Aerobic equipment (spin bikes, treadmills, elliptical machines, etc.), Volleyball court, Football pitch   Cost: £100 per term
  • Facilities Near Campus: Swimming pools available nearby at discounted student rate, could train with a local baseball team in Brighton: https://brightonbaseball.co.uk/
  • Sports Activities Available: American football, basketball, cycling, fencing, soccer, hockey, lacrosse, swimming, tennis, ultimate frisbee, volleyball Cost: various, some free
  • Other support for athletes: Extensive on campus sports facilities and outdoor all weather training pitches with coaching in various sports and personal trainers in well equipped gym. Nearby Brighton & Hove also has lots of sporting opportunities

University of York, England

  • Athletic Facilities: Weight room, Lap pool, Basketball court, Tennis court, Aerobic equipment (spin bikes, treadmills, elliptical machines, etc.), Volleyball court, Football pitch   Cost: York Sport Centre £25.00 per month York Sport Village £34.00 per month also University Sports Societies
  • Facilities Near Campus: Softball Society
  • Sports Activities Available:  All Sports and Societies (including softball and lacrosse) are open to Visiting Students we encourage participation in all our societies and particularly encourage students to try something new  Cost: Charges for University Sports Societies vary and can be from free to £40.00 per year