University employees and spouses, upon presentation of a Certificate of Appointment or university ID and payment of the appropriate fee, may use the Student Recreation Centerand participate in Intramural-Recreational Sports programs. Fees may be paid by the day, semester, or year. Locker and towel service is also available on a daily, semester, or annual basis.
In addition to the Olympic-size swimming pool and two indoor tracks, the Student Recreation Center offers areas for basketball, volleyball, racquetball, handball, squash, weightlifting, martial arts, aerobics, and programs for the disabled. There are over 180 fitness stations distributed throughout the building. Outdoor facilities include tennis courts at three campus locations, handball/racquetball courts, and 100 acres of playing fields. Picnic areas, a sandy beach and beach house, and boat dock facilities are available at Lake-on-the-Campus.
Intramural-Recreational Sports, located in the Student Recreation Center, provides a diversified program of competitive and non-competitive activities for students and employees throughout the year. The Recreational Sports program includes sport instruction, over 50 fitness classes each semester, Parent's Night In, and youth programs. The Adventure Resource Center provides information and educational clinics on outdoor-related topics. Camping, hiking, and fishing equipment is available from Base Camp for a nominal daily fee. Finally, Sports Medicine offers body fat tests, blood pressure checks, fitness assessments, and injury rehabilitation services.