The primary mission of the Department of Sport and Leisure Studies is to cultivate the mind and virtue of individuals. The department is committed to provide quality educational experiences to advance knowledge and promote leadership development of undergraduate students, through instruction, scholarly activity and university and public service. The interrelated academic disciplines of sport and leisure studies contribute to the environment, policy, culture and individual development of societies. The ultimate aim of the department is to generate new knowledge, nurture attitudes and appreciations, and provide positive sport and leisure experiences for all people.