Campus Recreation & Athletics

Campus recreation center

UC’s Campus Recreation Center is operating according to the mandated protocols required by the Ohio Health Department for gym facilities as well as university health and safety restrictions. Until further notice, the Fitness Center at CARE/Crawley will remain closed.

Due to the restrictions on gyms, as mandated by the state, the CRC has limited space available and is  only be available to campus faculty, staff and students. Hours of operation have been adjusted to allow sufficient time for deep cleaning of the facility.

In order to best provide a safe environment, a reservation system enables members to reserve time on the fitness floor or in the lap pool. Information on how to make a reservation is available on the CRC website.


UC’s student-athlete population has returned to campus. While only some sports are currently competiting, Bearcats teams are engaged in practices, workouts and team activities in line with American Athletic Conference and NCAA guidelines.

Spectators and patrons at events is governed by order of the Ohio Department of Health.