About IJES

The primary aim of the International Journal of Exercise Science is to engage undergraduate and graduate students in scholarly activity as authors and reviewers as they develop into professionals.

In accordance with this aim, on manuscript submissions it is mandatory that at least one author be a student that has played a prominent role in the overall study (see Policies).

* Denotes undergraduate student author.

† Denotes graduate student author.

‡ Denotes professional author.

» Now accepting submissions. Guidelines can be found under the Policies tab at the top of the page.

The International Journal of Exercise Science conforms to the Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI) funding model in that it all content is freely available to individuals and institutions without an embargo period. Users may "read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full text of the articles" (1)

If you are a student interested in serving as a reviewer, please send a message to with the name of your institution, your student status, the name of your faculty mentor, and areas of interest.

»Recognized by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors as a journal that follows the Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts submitted to biomedical journals.