Student Recreation Center
PLAY. MOVE. CONNECT.
New Student Summer Programs
Start getting connected in summer 2023 with First Ascent and Freshman Summer Institute!
Now Hiring Graduate Assistants
Rec Well is seeking graduate assistants for the 2023-2024 academic year.
Lifeguards & Swim Instructors Wanted!
Looking for a summer job? Work with our aquatics team!
Peer Support Groups
Experience the benefits of connecting with fellow Monarchs who can relate to what you're going through
Construction Impacts on the SRC
SRC Expansion and 48th Street upgrades will impact access to the SRC.
Foot Climbing Wall
Participate in Intramural Sports leagues like volleyball, soccer, and basketball just for fun! Or join a more competitive Club Sports to compete against other University club teams. You can also drop in for a pickup game at the SRC, and don't forget we also have an Esports facility!Recreational Sports
We have three courts for pickup basketball and volleyball, a multi-activity court for indoor soccer, floor hockey and badminton, and three racquetball courts that can be reserved for up to one hour per day.Pickup Games
Rock Climbing Wall
Our 25-foot high climbing wall is designed to resemble natural rock features. Climbers can choose routes set by staff or climb the natural features. Trained staff can guide climbers of all skill levels on the 1,125 square feet of climbing space.Start Climbing
Enjoy over 15,000 sq feet of cardio and weight equipment and a CrossFit area. Get a free evaluation in the Fitness Assessment Room to help you pick the best personal training package for your needs.Fitness Programs
Attend a Class
The SRC boasts four fitness studios, including a three-tiered cycling studio and a TRX suspension training zone. Group exercise classes are free for students and SRC members. When classes are not in session, Studio A is available for drop-in recreation and fun!Class Schedule
Aquatics & Safety
The J.C. Scrap Chandler Pool is an eight-lane, 25-yard indoor pool with depths between 4-15 feet. Members can participate in open swim, water fitness classes, safety & lifeguard certification courses and swimming lessons. Locker and shower facilities are also available.Learn More
Outdoor Adventure Center
Located in the SRC and home of the Outdoor Adventure Program at ODU, a wide variety of camping and outdoor equipment rentals are available for members. It is also home to a bike rental & repair shop.Learn More
SRC Field & Outdoor Areas
Behind the SRC, this multi-purpose field is used by Intramural Sports and Sport Club teams, and is also available for pickup games year-round. The Whitehurst Beach Volleyball Courts are also located two blocks away from the SRC and available for use.Learn More