The School hosts four research laboratories dedicated to the pursuit of scholarship.  These include the Motor Control Research Laboratory, Movement Science Laboratory, and the Applied Exercise Physiology Research Laboratory.  The Applied Exercise Physiology Research Laboratory also houses New Directions, an outreach clinical facility that includes research involving the needs of people with chronic diseases and disabilities from the community.  


The research programs have included funding from a variety of agencies including the MJ Murdock Charitable Trust Foundation, The National Institutes of Health (NIH), The National Heartl, Lung and Blood Institute, The National Science Foundation, The Montana Space Grant Consortium and The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).