School of Kinesiology

Excellence in Movement, Health, and Performance.

School of Kinesiology

Kinesiology Building
301 Wire Road, Auburn, AL 36849
(334) 844-4483

About Us

KINEgraphic_blueAt The School of Kinesiology, our Mission is to promote knowledge about physical activity and performance by creating an invigorating learning environment for our undergraduate and graduate students. Our goal is to improve the health of society through research, outreach, and teaching. 

We have undergraduate, masters, and doctoral degree programs. Our doctoral program is ranked 14th in the country by the National Academy of Kinesiology. Our state-of-the-art building houses 25 laboratories that conduct cutting-edge research.


See our areas of expertise related to physiology, health, and performance.

Faculty and Staff >>

View our faculty and staff, as well as vitas and publications.

Doctoral Program >

Learn more about earning your Ph.D. in Kinesiology.

Minors >

Academic Programs (Undergraduate and Master's)

Centers and Programs

The School of Kinesiology has a number of research centers that focus on performance, wellness, and injury prevention. For example, the Warrior Research Center prepares soldiers for combat and studies military gear and equipment. The Performance and Health Optimization Center combines biomechanics, psychophysiology, nutrition, and mindfulness to optimize human performance. These centers provide opportunities for our students and members of the community.


Warrior Research Center

Helping the US Armed Forces maximize readiness through health & wellness.

Performance & Health Optimization Center

Helping people of all ages and abilities achieve optimal performance.

Tiger Fit Program

Make an appointment to assess your health and fitness levels!

Future Scholars Summer Research Bridge Program

Bridging the gap from undergrad to grad school for students from HBCUs.

Physical Activity and Wellness Program

Physical education courses for ALL students! Fishing, Taekwondo, Golf, etc.

Mindfulness-Based Performance and Health Optimization

Information and resources to help you live a more mindful life.

Auburn KINEversity

5 questions with the experts in the field of Kinesiology.

2020-2025 School of Kinesiology Strategic Plan


Kinesiology Store:

**During the COVID-19 campus closure, please purchase your new Movband directly from the Engage site.

Purchase t-shirts & sign up for camps.


Sports Medicine News:

New articles brought to you by the American Sports Medicine Institute.

Andrews Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Center

Tactical Athlete Human Factors Summit Oct. 27-28, 2021

Tactical Athlete Summit

Proud Member of AKA


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