Looking for something fun during the week? Want to relive high school glory days? Want to do something fun with friends? Get involved with Intramural Activities! Intramurals are easy to join and easy to play. There are activities offered to fit everyone’s needs and abilities. Men’s, women’s, co-rec, fraternity, and sorority leagues are available. Organize your own team with friends, floormates, clubs, or even strangers. If you don’t have a team, sign up as a free agent and we will help you find one.


Intramurals are recreational sporting activities that provide opportunities for the Illinois community to participate in scheduled events at all levels. Leagues, events, and tournaments are offered in a variety of sports. Soccer, basketball, volleyball, flag football, tennis, and online e-sports are just a few activities offered. Intramurals provide a space for the campus community to compete in a fun and safe environment.

Important note: When players check in, staff will view their ID and Safer Illinois App for “Building Access Granted” in order to play. All participants must wear a face mask in accordance with university guidelines.

Fall 2021 Schedule

Click on each activity name to view the sport rules.

League Sports

6-week and 4-week leagues

SportRegistration DatesLeague Dates
Basketball (5v5)October 13- October 27October 31 – December 2
BowlingSeptember 15 – September 29October 4 – October 28
Flag Football (7v7)August 25 – September 8September 12 – October 21
Indoor Soccer (6v6)October 13- October 27October 31 – December 2
Indoor Volleyball (6v6)October 13- October 27October 31 – December 2
Outdoor Soccer (11v11)August 25 – September 8September 12 – October 21
Sand VolleyballAugust 25 – September 8September 12 – October 21

Special Events

Virtual, week-long, and one-day tournaments

SportRegistration DatesTournament Dates
BadmintonOctober 20 – November 3November 7 – November 11
CornholeSeptember 8 – September 22September 26 – September 30
FIFAOctober 20 – November 3November 7 – November 19
PickleballOctober 13 – October 27October 27
Rocket League (2v2)August 25 – September 8September 12 – September 24
Running IlliniSeptember 22 – October 13October 1 – October 31
Spike BallSeptember 8 – September 22September 26 – September 30
Swim MeetAugust 25 – September 10September 11
Table TennisNovember 10 – December 1December 1
TennisSeptember 22 – October 6October 10 – October 14
TriviaAnytimeAugust 29,
September 12, September 12,
October 10, October 24,
November 7, November 28

Participation Fee

This semester all participants will be charged a one-time $50 fee to participate in all intramural events. This fee will cover all team/individual activities and include two intramural jerseys. This fee will be charged when initially registering for your team.

Default and Forfeit Fee

If you are unable to make your scheduled event, please default your team from your Active Illini team card or email intramurals@illinois.edu by 2:00pm the day of. Anyone who does not show up to their scheduled event and does not inform the intramural office will be charged a $5 Forfeit Fee per game missed. Any participant or team that forfeits two games in a season will be dropped from the league.

View policies and procedures in the Intramural Handbook.