Join a perennial NCAA National Championship Contender
George Fox women's golf offers a collegiate athletic experience like no other. Not only are athletes part of a team that is nationally ranked on a regular basis, they are also part of a tight-knit group of young women who are committed to excellence both on and off the course, including in the classroom and giving back to the community.
We are focused on being the top program in the nation. Our track record speaks for itself: the Bruins have made it to the NCAA Div. III Women's Golf National Championship tournament multiple times and are the first Northwest Conference women's golf team to have a player nominated for the NCAA All-American title. Tournaments involve traveling all over the country and George Fox athletes are offered the opportunity to compete against some of the nation's best players at both the NCAA Division III and Division II levels.
George Fox truly offers the student-athlete experience, where professors know students by name and academics are at the forefront of the college experience. Additionally, George Fox students get the opportunity to grow spiritually in a Christian atmosphere at a school ranked among the top Christian schools in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report and Forbes.
Why George Fox?
Chehalem Glenn Golf Course
Opened in the summer of 2005, the home course for the university's men's and women's golf programs is an 18-hole, par-72, 6,572-yard course located on the east side of Newberg at the foot of Parrett Mountain. The course features gently rolling hills with spacious fairways on most holes but sand traps and extensive wetlands that cross or border seven holes, making it a challenge for even experienced golfers.
Peggy and Bob Fowler Training Center
The Peggy and Bob Fowler Training Center is located on the first floor of the Wheeler Sports Center and offers the teams a cutting-edge indoor training center where they can practice regardless of daylight or weather conditions.
The facility features an 800-square-foot putting surface with three chipping areas and the latest in golf training technology, including a launch monitor system and simulator. Players are able to play top-ranked courses via a video simulator as well as to analyze their distances, accuracy and ball speed. The putting surface offers every type of putt with various breaks and speeds.
10 NCAA D-III National
10 Northwest Conference
10 Top 25
9 NWC Players of
6 NWC Coach of
the Year Awards
5 Five Academic
George Fox: A Top Ranked College
We are top-flight Christian university, ranked among the top Christian colleges in the nation (Forbes) and in the first tier of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Regional Universities (West) category.
You will get the opportunity to compete in a Christ-centered program that emphasizes good citizenship, sportsmanship and a commitment to team.
Become an NCAA Student Athlete
At the Division III level, we maintain a proper perspective between academics and athletics. Character, work ethic, sportsmanship and teamwork take precedence over winning. Such a commitment reflects our philosophy that the athletic arena is more than just a place where games are played – it’s a venue vitally critical to your leadership development, mentoring and education.
The Region’s Premier Small-College Conference
George Fox is a member of the NCAA Division III Northwest Conference, a group of nine selective private colleges which all rank in the first tier of U.S. News’ National Liberal Arts Colleges or Regional University categories. The other members are Lewis & Clark College, Linfield College, Pacific Lutheran University, Pacific University, University of Puget Sound, Whitman College, Whitworth University and Willamette University.