The German Sport University in Cologne is Europe’s largest university entirely devoted to sport and exercise science, representing the whole range of sub disciplines from competitive sports to health-oriented exercise. Within an aging and sedentary society, the German Sport University Cologne is prepared to take over the responsibility of serving society when it comes to the preservation and reconstruction of health. The holistic approach of considering physical, mental and social aspects of health through the means of sport and exercise demonstrates the unique approach of the German Sport University within Europe.