The Athletics department is committed to the overall development and welfare of its student-athletes. Through campus leadership initiatives, community outreach events and academic support sessions, the department encourages student-athletes to become leaders on campus and in the community, as well as avid students in the classroom.
As members of the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) and the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference, the Charlotte Campus offers five athletic teams and welcomes student-athletes who desire to compete at the national level and in the classroom. In 2018, JWU Charlotte Athletics won USCAA Division II National Championships in women's basketball and volleyball. JWU Charlotte Athletics is committed to honoring a set of core values that includes striving for excellence, character development, servant leadership and respect for others. The Athletics department is located on the first floor of the Wildcat Center. Team information, schedules and game results can be found on the Charlotte Athletics website.