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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!!

Class Cancellations
November 26: PiYo (112) 12-12:45pm CANCELLED
November 26: Circuit (229) 5-5:45pm CANCELLED
November 26: Yoga (112) 5-6pm CANCELLED
November 26: TRX (158) 5:30-6:15pm CANCELLED

Pool Closings
December 2: Both pools will close at 2pm for a swim meet.
December 5: Both pools will close at 4pm for a swim meet.
December 6-7: Both pools closed all day for a swim meet.
December 20: Both pools closed all day for a swim meet.
December 23: Both pools will close at 3pm for a swim meet.
December 26: Both pools will close at 3pm for a swim meet.
December 27: Both pools will close at 3pm for a swim meet.

Click here for a full list of closures and cancellations.

5-Punch Pass Gear Rental 5-Punch Pass 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

Kale and Carmalized

Onion Grilled Cheese

The harder a recipe is, the less likely people are to make it. This can be a big problem for healthy meals. That’s why this recipe for a healthy grilled cheese sandwich is so good...

Links to Health 11/20

Fitness tracker data from Jawbone is revealing all kinds of information about our exercise habits. The latest finding is one that most people probably already figured: People stop exercising when it’s cold out....

Links to Health 11/18

With winter suddenly and viciously upon us, you’ll be tempted to cut back on your exercise routine if you’re someone who loves working out outside. But you don’t have to let this happen...

Quick Tip: Proper Crunches

Crunches are often warned against because of the back pain they can cause. But they’re often made worse than they are by bad form. While there are a few safer ab exercises out there, if crunches are more your thing, here’s how to do them properly and safely.....

Links to Health 11/13

If you forget to drink water after you exercise or aren’t drinking enough, you’re wasting time and energy by missing out on the full benefits of working out....

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Cleveland State University
2121 Euclid Avenue, RC
Cleveland, OH 44115-2214
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2420 Chester Avenue
Phone: 216.802.3200