The Slane Student Center is a state of the art fitness facility which offers High Point University Students a full line of fitness amenities and recreational services. HPU REC is tailored to a comprehensive approach to wellness, fellowship and life-long fitness. All services provided by the recreation department are complimentary. The fitness center includes a wide range of industry leading strength and cardio equipment. Each cardio machine features a high definition touch screen display with HD television, web browser, and Apple/Android accessible media jacks.
The multi-functional recreation court has the capability to hold two full-court basketball or volleyball games simultaneously. Surrounding the court is the suspended cushioned running track. A fully operational group exercise room allows for both private and group exercise classes. Group Exercise Certified Instructors offer an array of classes ranging from the ever- popular Yoga, Spinning and Zumba to the latest, cutting edge fitness workouts and trends. Each Spring and Fall semester HPU REC offers a 5-week Boot Camp taught by a local fitness professional.
HPUREC has five outdoor heated pools each including a 16-person Jacuzzi which offers a relaxing break. There are nine fitness facilities located across campus to provide an opportunity for exercise wherever you live. Leisure activities include Bocce Ball, Corn Hole, Ladder Golf, Bicycles, Trikkes and a Tandem bike. There are three outdoor basketball courts and four beach volleyball courts available for your enjoyment.
Intramural Sports (IM) feature competitive and non-competitive programming for female, male, and co-ed teams. Each semester IM Sports provides students with both team and individual competition. Some of the sports offered include: flag football, soccer, softball, indoor and beach volleyball, tennis, basketball, ultimate frisbee, softball, dodgeball and racquetball. Students may follow HPU REC at our Facebook Group-HPU Recreation or Instagram.