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EIU Student Recreation Center


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The Student Recreation Center is a 6.4 million dollar, 70,500 square-foot, air-conditioned facility. The SRC opened in the fall of 1991. 

The SRC has:

  • Six basketball courts, which may also be used as volleyball, badminton courts, and Court 6 is enclosed for soccer, dodge ball, kickball and whiffle ball.
  • A 1/8 mile suspended jogging track and three multi-purpose areas for aerobic dance sessions, martial arts, or other activities.
  • Two Free-weight areas.
  • Cardio area upstairs includes 26 Elliptical trainers with T.V. Monitors, 10 Treadmills, 21 Stationary Bikes, 4 Steppers, 1 Concept, 1 Rower, bag boxing area, TreadWall climbing machine, 34 Nautilus selectorized machines, Circuit Express (10) and Cardio Theater with 23 TV's, 2 Stretching areas with Medicine Balls and exercise balls.
  • In addition, the Student Recreation Center has a student lounge with a big-screen television.

Faculty and staff members and their spouses or partners are eligible for membership to the Student Recreation Center.  For membership rates and information, please visit the Student Rec Center website.