This is a cross-sectional, descriptive/exploratory, qualitative and quantitative study, which aimed to investigate the performance of AAAs in promoting university leisure. Seventeen presidents of AAAs from the Federal University of Mato Grosso do Sul/2019 answered the questionnaire. The social and physical-sports interests prevailed. Parties (fundraising) and trainings (performance) are held by the majority. In training and competitions, futsal, volleyball, basketball and handball predominate, with JIUFMS being the main competition. The AAAs appear as entities that promote leisure for university students, with parties being means actions and training for performance, integration and socialization, end actions.
University; Sport; Leisure; Athletic