Athletic Initiatives

A member of the Great Lakes Valley Conference, Lewis Athletics provide students with a values-based education along with the opportunity to pursue their athletic interests in competitive teams. For a complete listing of sports and schedules, visit the University Athletics website.

Alumni and friends of Lewis who would like to support funding initiatives in the area of athletics programs or facilities, please contact: Brian Sisson, Associate Athletics Director / Director External Relations at (815) 836-5228 or Please know that your gift will help make a difference!  Your support goes towards providing the best academic and athletic experience possible for our student-athletes. Online gifts may be made using the online form below. 

The Lewis Athletics Department is governed by the compliance rules and regulations of the NCAA. Please click here for information on the compliance issues you should be aware of as a supporter/booster of Lewis Athletics.

Athletics Facts

Lewis University Athletics had a stellar 2015-2016 season, with 230 Academic All-Conference Selections; 54 percent of student-athletes maintaining a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or higher; a sixth place finish in the Learfield Cup; and a school record seven teams capturing GLVC titles.

Lewis University's Flyers Friends and Family Campaign continues to raise significant funds for Lewis Athletics.

For even more news and information, visit the official athletics website at

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