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What Is Campus Recreation at CSU?

Fit for All

Campus recreation is much more than just workouts and classes. Cleveland State Campus Recreation is dedicated to promoting and offering an inclusive and comprehensive collection of programs and services that promote health, wellness and activity, and encourage anyone AND everyone to participate, regardless of skill, ability, age or any other factor. There's always something new to try and we're proud of the supportive atmosphere we foster. Join the fun - fit for all!

10/23: Aqua Shallow at 12pm is cancelled.
10/23: Yoga @ 11:30am cancelled for the day.
10/23: Zumba Express @ 11:30am cancelled for the day.
10/24: Hard CORE @ 11:45am cancelled for the day.

PiYO on Wednesdays 12-12:45 p.m. will now be in Studio 227

Click here for a full list of closures and cancellations.

5-Punch Pass Live Fit Gear Rental Personal Training at the Rec! Massage Therapy at the Rec! Register Online

HEADS UP! Starting Fall Semester - Make Sure To Have Your ID

We will be implementing new card swipes to replace the existing sign-in sheets for group fitness classes and programs. So make sure to bring Viking Card or Rec Card with you to class to swipe in.

More About Campus Recreation Services

CSU's Campus Rec Center is a 110,000 sq. ft., state-of-the-art facility, including the Busbey Natatorium. Open to CSU students, faculty and staff – as well as local community – membership gives you access to a wide variety of group fitness classes, the latest exercise equipment and exclusive benefits, including equipment rental and discounted rates on all of our programs and services. And that's only scratching the surface! Join today or stop in for a tour – we'd be happy to show you around!


Step out of the gym and try something a bit more adventurous!
Climb up here!


From lessons and certs to competitive training, we have it all for you!
Swim this way!


You may break a sweat in our fitness classes and programs, but you'll never be bored with our variety!
Sprint over here!


Shoot, spike, dribble, cue and much more - we have sport teams and clubs for everyone!
Get in the game!


If fitness is the yang, wellness is the yin. A healthy you is complete with these support services.
Wellness awaits!


The Rec Center isn't just for fitness - it's also for fun and learning!
The Kids' zone is here!

CSU Recreation Blog

Links to Health 10/21

If you can’t make it to the gym because you’re stuck in the office, don’t fret about missing your workout. There are plenty of exercises you can do at your desk....

Links to Health 10/16

Get health information on preventing exercise-induced insomnia, the benefits of drinking coffee before a workout and how to calculate your fitness age!

Backing Up Your Back 10/15

Everyone knows someone with chronic back pain. Most people have experienced it for themselves at least occasionally. It seems almost inescapable at times.But it doesn’t have to be this way...

Links to Health 10/14

The magic of grapefruits, Why we pursue such intense exercises, The best natural ways to boost your energy, and What workouts you should and should not do when you're tired...

Roasted Mushrooms

on White Bean Puree

It’s difficult for many to imagine a vegetarian life as anything but a series of bland meals, what with the absence of any meaty goodness in them. Either that, or they’re imagined to be lacking in important nutrients only found in meat. But this simply isn’t the case....

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Mailing Address
Cleveland State University
2121 Euclid Avenue, RC
Cleveland, OH 44115-2214
Campus Location
Recreation Center
2420 Chester Avenue
Phone: 216.802.3200