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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!

Effective as of 8/28/14
- Yoga on Thurs. @ 11:30am is now in 227.
- Simply Strength on Thurs. now starts @ 12:20pm

Effective as of 9/2/14:
- TRX on Tues. @ 6:30am: cancelled.
- 158 on Tues. @ 6:30am: added!

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

Don't Hit the Brakes...

If you’ve ever stuck to a diet and exercise plan for an extended period of time with continued success, you know it’s motivating to see those results each week...

The Scale: An Unrequited

Love (Hate) Story

There are probably few things in the world that are dreaded (and hated) more than…the scale! ...

Take a Bite from

The Happy Apple!

What do a doctor, a dietician and a trained fitness expert all have in common? I’ll give you a second…

Adventure Rec:

Campfire Creation

It isn’t hard to start a fire. But it is hard to keep one going, which of course is key to a good campfire. So how do you do it? Well, here are the basics you need to know to start a crackling campfire that’s safe and easily sustainable.

Links to Health 8/4

Does your cat get enough exercise, when it's ok to exercise when you're sick, why you should eat fish once a week and 7 exercises you shouldn't do...

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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