Campus Recreation Center Earns Top 50 Ranking by Great Value Colleges

Students workout at campus rec center

The campus Recreation Center has been named to the “50 Great College Gymnasiums and Recreation Centers for 2019” by Great Value Colleges.

The Recreation Center, ranked No. 44, features a 20,300-square-foot gym, 21,000 square feet of cardio and weight machines, a 5,300-foot jogging track and 8,000 feet of activity rooms. The center opened in 2009. Multiple pools, a second gym, squash courts and tennis courts are also available to members of the campus community at other locations on campus.

Colleges and universities were ranked by the frequency of placement in 14 other gymnasium ranking articles specializing in fitness and education, as well as recent updates to facilities and the availability of additional resources, such as outdoor spaces or pools. The final list also weighed evidence of commitment to future upgrades and innovation.