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Campus Recreation

Student Recreation Center
275 North Campus Dr.
West Chester, PA 19383

Phone: 610-436-1REC
Fax: 610-436-3088

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  • Today's Rec Hours:

  • Today's Rec Hours:

  • Today's Rec Hours:


Rec Swim at North Campus

is now open beginning with

evening hours tonight!

8:30pm - 10:30pm



Intramural Registration Opens
Intramural registration opens for Fall 2016.

AUG 29 -

Preview Week for Small Group Training The Student Recreation Center on campus is offering FREE Preview Weeks for current Faculty and Staff of WCU. Read More »

Couch to 5k Have you ever wanted to run/walk a 5k but didn't know where to begin? We are here to help! WCU's 2nd Annual Turkey Trot will be held this year on Thursday, November 10th at 5pm. To help any WCU campus community member prepare for the 5k we will be offering an 8-week training program for as little as a $1 a session. Couch to 5k Flyer

Training Sessions:

  • Monday, Wednesday, and Friday (with the exceptions of Monday October 10th, Monday October 24th, and Wednesday October 26th) from 10am-11am - 8 spots still available!
  • Tuesday and Thursday 6:30am-7:30am. - NOW CLOSED

Register for Couch to 5k

New Clothing Policy There are many different infections and diseases you can get from going to a facility to work out or play in a team environment such as, MRSA, Ringworm and other contagions. Our main concern is to maintain a safe environment for our patrons. That does not just apply to the kind of equipment we purchase or the cleanliness of the Student Recreation Center. It applies to the hygiene of the surroundings. Even though we do all these things listed below, we can’t guarantee 100% hygienic environment. Read More »

Rec Reminders

  • Turkey Trot 5k

    Did you know there is a 5k held here on North Campus? The 2nd annual Turkey Trot will be held on Thursday, November 10th at 5pm. Keep you eyes peeled for registration to open in the next few weeks!
  • The lockers in the Student Recreation Center are Daily Use Lockers only! Contents must be cleared out at the end of the day. Read More »
  • Beginning this fall 2016 Campus Recreation will require that patrons participating in any program in the Student Recreation Center to wear a t-shirt or cap sleeved shirt and appropriate lower body apparel. Read More »
  • A "selfie" is just that- of yourself! Keep in mind a "selfie" is consented NOT granted. #Checkyourrecselfie before you post!

Fast Facts

  • Complete a mystery climb at the climbing Wall on Tuesdays to receive a coupon for a free Burrito Loco taco!
  • Students who climb a mile (5,280 ft) on the Rock Wall become members of the Mile High Club. So far members of the club have climbed a total of 53.16 Miles! (That's 7,974 climbs to the top of our wall).
  • If every weight in the Student Recreation Center were lifted, you would lift a total of 2,624 pounds!
  • There were 3,245 participants in Intramural Sports this year.