Campus Recreation | YSU

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Virtual Campus Recreation

Need to workout at home or need some stress relief from the comfort of your home couch?Try one of our premade workouts,stress relief tips, Egaming tips, adventure rec programs, etc…!

Based on the decision of the university to offer remote instruction. Campus Recreation will suspend facility operations and programs until further notice.


If you are registered for a program, you will be contacted about the process and given the option of a refund, rescheduling the program (if applicable) or transfer to a future program when normal operations resume.

Please contact Ryan McNicholas, [email protected], with any specific program questions.

Locker Rentals:

If you need to retrieve any items from a Campus Recreation locker, please contact Cameron Adams, [email protected]


All Faculty, Staff, Alumni and affiliate members will have their memberships extended based on university closure policy. Please contact Amanda Reardon, [email protected], with any specific questions.

Equipment Reservations:

All equipment reservations will be suspended until Youngstown State University normal operations resume. Please contact Joe Conroy, [email protected], with any specific questions.

The situation is evolving quickly; therefore, all of these measures are subject to change. We will continue to monitor regularly and make adjustments as needed. We appreciate your understanding and continued cooperation during these difficult times. Thank you for all of your efforts to promote a safe and healthy campus community. Thank you for your understanding and patience.

For all the updatd information regarding YSU’s response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) please visit:

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Youth Programs

Campus Recreation is proud to now offer youth-oriented activities! These activities are meant to provide a supportive and enjoyable environment where kids can learn while making new friends! Visit our website to learn more about our offerings!

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We offer a wide variety of wellness programs such as Fitness Assessments and even nutrition counseling to name a few!

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Our department offers a facility with more than 70 pieces of cardio equipment, 24 weight training pieces, and a combination of 40 plate-loaded and free-weight stations! We also offer programs like Group X and personal training!

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YSU Intramurals are a very popular, non-varsity sports opportunity with leagues and one-day tournaments. It fills the needs of the competitive or “just want to have fun” student. Participate, Don’t Spectate.

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Special Events

Looking to get out with friends and have some fun on campus?  Campus Recreation provides opportunities for social and emotional wellness by having different special events on campus throughout the year!

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Club Sports

Did you play high school sports and want to continue the competitiveness? Then Club Sports might just be for you. Check the links on our page for registration and more information in regards to our Club Sports teams.

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Web Store

Pay a visit to our store to register for events, trips, and programs!

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Equipment Reservations

Campus Recreation is happy to announce the new equipment reservations procedures to allow you easier access to reserve and rent equipment

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Adventure Rec

Adventure Recreation provides opportunities for students and community members to be involved in a wide variety of outdoor activities!

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For questions, please call (330)941-3488

Campus Recreation serves under the Divison of Student Experience. For more information about the Division please see the link:



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