You love movement. You enjoy physical activity, sports and competition. Studying movement—or kinesiology—at Northwestern starts with acknowledging that human beings are made in God’s image and that our bodies are the Holy Spirit’s temple.

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The education and experience of Northwestern’s kinesiology faculty includes everything from conducting exercise science research and studying sport cultures in other countries to caring for athletes and coaching championship teams.

Fitness facilities

The sounds and smells of exertion mean you’re surrounded by others who prize fitness as much as you do. Strengthen your mind in the classrooms and clinical labs of the Bultman Center; then test your body in the gymnasium, weight room and other workout areas.