Cleveland State University
Downtown Recreation Center at Cleveland State University

What Is Campus Recreation at CSU?

Fit for All

Campus recreation is more than just exercise. CSU Campus Recreation Services is dedicated to providing an inclusive and comprehensive collection of programs and services that promote health, wellness, and leisure. We encourage anyone AND everyone to participate, regardless of skill, ability, age or any other factor. We're proud of what we do and the supportive atmosphere we foster. Join the fun - fit for all!!


Class Cancellations
As of 7/28/15, Thursday HIIT @ 5pm is cancelled for the summer.
As of 8/2/15, Monday HIIT @ 4pm, Tuesday HIIT @4:30pm, and Wednesday HIIT @ 4:30pm are cancelled for the summer.

Click here for a full list of closures and cancellations.

Summer Camp Group Fitness Schedule Mobile App 5-Punch Pass Personal Training at the Rec! Massage Therapy at the Rec! Register Online

Coming This Fall - All Free Group Fitness Classes and More!

You asked and we listened! In addition to all the exciting new programs like Pink Gloves Boxing and Insanity, and facility features in our brand new Fitness & Wellness Suite, ALL of our group fitness classes will be FREE starting August 24th!! Check out the exciting announcement below, and click here to see what else is happening this Fall!

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!!

Adventure Rec at the rec!


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


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


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


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


If fitness is the yang, wellness is the yin. A healthy you is complete with support services such as personal training.
Wellness awaits!
Youth Programs at the rec!


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

Links to Health 7/9

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