Campus Recreation

Campus Recreation

Campus Recreation Center

CRC morning

The University of Cincinnati Campus Recreation Center (CRC) is a state-of-the-art fitness and recreation facility on the Main Campus. With over 200,000 square feet of recreation space, the CRC offers university students, employees, and friends of the university a wide range of exercise and fitness opportunities. A Lifeclinic Blood Pressure Unit, for testing and monitoring, is located at the main entrance. Membership also provides access to the Fitness Center at CARE/Crawley. Additional options include supplemental memberships for spouses/domestic partners or legal dependents.

lap pool

Aquatics (3 pools)

  • 50-meter x 25-yard lap pool
  • 2 one-meter diving boards
  • 1 three-meter diving board
  • Leisure pool
  • Whirlpool
racquet ball


  • 8 racquet courts
  • 6-court gymnasium
  • Suspended track (4 lanes, 1/8 mile)
fitness floor

Fitness Floor

  • 115+ pieces of specialized equipment (Hammer Strength and Life Fitness)
  • Selectorized weight training machines (Cybex, Freemotion, and Paramount)
  • 100 cardiovascular machines (Cybex, Life Fitness, Precor, and Star Trac)
  • Sci Fit Upper Body ergometer
  • Concept II rowing ergometers
  • Over 21,000 lbs of free weights
climbing wall

Climbing Wall

  • 40' & 28' climbing heights
  • Bouldering up to 10 feet
  • Free harness and shoes rental
  • Chalk and chalk bags available to purchase
group fit

Multi-Purpose Rooms

  • 3 multi-purpose rooms (MPR)
    • MPR A & B - 2,000 sq ft
    • MPR C - 3,400 sq ft