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Student Recreation and Wellness

The Student Recreation and Wellness Center on Radford University's main campus is a dynamic hub where students come to prioritize their well-being and embrace an active lifestyle. Boasting state-of-the-art facilities, our center offers something for everyone, from top-notch fitness equipment to group exercise classes, indoor and outdoor recreational spaces, and wellness programs designed to nurture mental and physical health.

Step into the thriving industry of esports in our state-of-the-art facility, where virtual competition meets cutting-edge technology.

Join a community fueled by passion and skill, where champions are made. Discover your potential, unleash your talent, and redefine what it means to be a gamer at Radford University's esports program.

Students competing in the Big South Esports tournament hosted at Radford University.

Our 162,000 square foot turf field can be set to a collegiate-sized soccer, lacrosse, or football field, or various smaller fields for intramural and club sports. More of a volleyball or basketball fan? Enjoy our seasonal sand courts open from each spring and summer.

Students playing intramural flag football.

There are so many ways to get active and feel great while studying at Radford University! Get in shape, try something new, and take control of your overall health through a variety of different formats.

There is something for everyone here! 

Aerial photo of inside the student recreation and wellness center

Student Recreation and Wellness is home to the Outdoor Programs office. Get outside and explore the surrounding community through exciting adventure-based activities.  

Student kayaking the New River.

Embark on an adventure during our Higher Ground intensive orientation program, where thrill-seekers and team-builders alike find their ultimate playground. Whether you're conquering obstacles solo or collaborating with your group, Higher Ground provides a transformative experience that fosters leadership, communication, and trust.