DMUactive offers a wide range of opportunities for DMU students to stay physically active, look after their mental health, to make friends and develop skills for life. We want to help you to live an active lifestyle at DMU in a way that suits you, which doesn't just mean going to the gym or leisure centre. Whether you want to engage through our weekly sesison timetable, in various events across campus or in your own time and space (in return for prize giveaways!) then we have an offer to help you achieve your goals.
Everything you need to know about DMUactive...
The DMUactive timetable offers students FREE weekly recreational opportunities to attend sport and physical activty sessions. You can access any session you like as many times as you like, there's no ongoing commitment for those who just want to keep fit, play sport, try something new and look after their wellbeing. Whether you regularly participate in sport / fitness activity or have never taken part before, our sessions cater for all abilities and are led by our very helpful and friendly student leaders ("Activators")
Our regular weekly sessions run throughout each Academic Term at DMU. Take a look at the timetable by clicking the days of the week below to find out what's on and where. You will need to book on to a session before attending...
For all of our sessions, you'll need to wear some comfortable sports clothing and trainers. We provide all of the equipment you'll need, but if you have your own then please do feel free to bring it with you.
If you aren't sure what any of these sessions are, or want some more information, check out our session descriptions.
Booking a session
To attend a DMUactive session, you must book on in advance using either the DMU Leisure app or DMU Leisure online booking system. This allows us to manage the number of people attending a session to ensure everyone present has a great experience and can remain safe throughout the session.
Before attending your first session, you'll need to activate your account. For step by step instructions on how to do this and how to book on to sessions, please click here.
DMUactive also offers a range of free events that any student at DMU can get involved with. These events are a great way to meet new people or try something new with existing friends. From glow in the dark sports to charity events, we make sure that being active at DMU is exciting and unique!
To find out more about current events, check out our DMUactive Events page.
DMUactive offers you the chance to earn rewards by being active at DMU.
Powered by Playwaze technology, each month DMUactive runs a number of challenges that students can complete. If you complete these challenges you can earn points and redeem these points for prizes!
To find out what the current challenges are and to start earning points check out our DMUactive Challenges page.
Looking for something more competitive?
Whilst DMUactive offers opportunities for students to get active in various ways, we know that some students like that competitive edge. Our DMUsport Social League offer provides the chance for individuals or groups to enter fun, competitive leagues against other teams of DMU students. To find out more about the leagues on offer check out our Social Leagues page.
Have you got a question? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).
For more information contact DMUactive on DMUactive@dmu.ac.uk.