Student Recreation and Wellness Center

Recreation Center

The 115,000 square foot Recreation & Wellness Center is home to Intramurals, RU Outdoors, Fitness & Wellness, and the Sports Club programs.

Members have access to a 3 court gymnasium, a Multipurpose Activity Court (MAC), 2 racquetball courts, and 15,000 square feet of strength and cardio fitness space. There are also 4 Group Exercise/Fitness studios to serve various fitness classes, yoga, and indoor cycling. Additionally, an indoor track spans two levels with beautiful views of the campus and surrounding area.

Peters Hall Recreational Facilities

Peters Hall

Peters Hall, located in the middle of campus, is an academic facility and is used by sports clubs and clubs and organizations for practices and rehearsals. Home to activity rooms, a strength and conditioning lab, climbing wall and full-court gymnasium, Peters Hall offers many amenities and options for various student activities. The Department of Health and Human Performance provides additional recreational opportunities to faculty and staff.


Outdoor Recreation Complex

Turf Fields

Several outdoor recreation venues assist with various programming needs. The Student Outdoor Recreation Complex is a 7 acre, fully lighted, artificial turf field designed to accommodate flag football, soccer, and many other sports.  The complex also has an outdoor basketball court and two sand volleyball courts.  The department also operates 1 softball and 3 multipurpose fields at the Dedmon Athletic complex.  

Christiansburg Aquatic Center


Students, faculty, and staff have no-fee access to the Christiansburg Aquatic Center through a cooperative agreement between Radford University and the aquatic center.  This center is a 64,00-square-foot facility that features a 50-meter diving pool, a leisure pool with a two-story water slide and a heated therapy pool. Read more about Christiansburg Aquatic Center.