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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!

9/24: 12pm Yoga on Wed. will now be Piyo.
10/4: Competition pool closed from 9-9:30am to switch from long course to short course.
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. in studio 112 now to be taught by Kelly

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 9/16

How to mix business with fitness, the 50 golden rules of fitness, can exercise prevent cancer?, and is it possible to train your brain to want healthy foods?...

Healthy Recipe

Check out this healthy recipe for a great alternative to regular stir fry. This Chicken Apple Stir Fry is healthy and a change of pace to the usual.

Links to Health 9/11

Apple's IWatch takes fitness tracking to a new level, how fitness can improve your leadership, and the only way to unlock health benefits of wine...

Finding your Fitness Plan

Everyone has goals for what they’d like to get out of exercising. These goals may range from losing weight to battling depression to bulking up for sport or show. There’s no wrong answer to the question of what your fitness goals are...

Links to Health 9/8

Why you should think twice before coming to work sick, how exercise can make you better at your job, and how 5 minutes of walking can counteract the effects of sitting...

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Cleveland State University
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Phone: 216.802.3200