Portland-State-University 2022-2023 Bulletin

Campus Recreation

Campus Recreation
Academic and Student Rec Center
1800 SW Sixth Avenue
Portland, OR 97201

Campus Rec creates an environment where quality recreation and wellness programs inspire, empower and educate. Through our accessible and innovative programs and facilities, Campus Rec supports a healthy, happy, engaged Portland State community. All Portland State students are members and we also offer faculty, staff, alumni and plus one memberships. 

As one of the largest student employers on campus, we support the occupational wellbeing of PSU students with practical job training, mentorship, and leadership opportunities that complement the academic experience.

Good health, memorable experiences and learning are at your fingertips. Come play with us! 

Aquatics & Safety

Make a splash with Campus Rec’s Aquatics program. De-stress, exercise, and have fun in our state-of-the-art, 25-yard pool and 10-person spa. Programs offered include lap swim, open rec swim, and special events that are available to Campus Rec members for free. Adult swim clinics, youth swim lessons, and First Aid/CPR/AED and lifeguard certification courses are available for a fee. 
Fitness & Wellbeing
Campus Rec contributes to physical and emotional wellbeing by providing a flexible fitness program that is convenient for the Portland State community. We offer cardio, endurance, strength, mind/body, and dance fitness classes led by certified and motivational instructors. Our affordable personal training program brings clients closer to their goals, and our wellbeing team engages the entire campus community with annual events and programs such as Walktober. The Rec Center features an indoor track and nearly 200 pieces of cardio and strength equipment.

Inclusive Rec
Campus Rec celebrates diversity, inclusiveness, and authenticity in all of our programs. Our Inclusive Rec offerings demonstrate our commitment to creating holistic wellbeing and a welcoming community for all. Enjoy accessible spaces, programs, and equipment, including outdoor trips, adaptive climbing and swimming, wheelchair sports, goalball, open inclusive rec time, and youth events for the entire PSU community.
Intramural Sports provide Campus Rec members of all skill levels with opportunities to participate in sports, make new friends, and be active in a safe, fun environment. Build community while playing in leagues, pickup games, tournaments, and events. Offerings change every term and include: basketball, soccer (indoor and outdoor), volleyball, slowpitch softball, kickball, cornhole, table tennis, and foam archery tag.
Outdoor Program
Since 1966, the Outdoor Program (ODP) has helped the Portland State community to access and enjoy the great outdoors, build community, increase environmental awareness, and provide exciting experiences in new settings. The ODP provides a wide variety of opportunities including guided outdoor trips, workshops and certification courses, outdoor rental gear at affordable rates, and an indoor Climbing Center. Whether you are looking to embark on an adventure or learn a new outdoor skill, join us in exploring the wild side of Oregon.
Rec Clubs
Portland State Rec Clubs is a student-led program that provides opportunities for recreation and intercollegiate competition between students of all skill and ability levels. Participate in your favorite sports and activities, build community, and practice transferable leadership skills in a safe and supportive environment. Our 30+ clubs are educational, accessible, organized by students, and funded by student fees. Join an existing Rec Club or start a brand new club of your own.