The Student Recreation Center has become the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center (VRWC). The new name reflects the combining of Recreation and Wellness that serves our entire community. This combination and focus is consistent with the latest trends within Higher Education and, with our state of the art new facility, positions Vanderbilt as a national leader in this area.

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VRWC Floor Plans

To view a video of Inside Vanderbilt’s New Multipurpose Facility, click here.

For questions about the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center, please contact one of our staff members.

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New study links Rec Center use with better grades. Check it out here, then check us out.

Tours - The Office of Campus Recreation will be happy to give you a tour of the New Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center. Please call or stop by our Welcome Center / Front Desk for more information or for a tour.

Now serves salads, snacks and coffee.

Monday – Friday 11 – 9
Closed on Weekends

What’s Happening At the VRWC

October Fall Break Hours

Wed, Oct 15th - 5 am – 9 pm
Thur, Oct 16th – 5 am – 9 pm
Fri, Oct 17th – 5 am – 9 pm
Sat, Oct 18th – 9 am – 5 pm
Sun, Oct 19th Resume Regular Hours

Have a great break!

The Frenzy is on! Vanderbilt defeated 7 other schools in qualifying to reach the Sweet 16 of the Expresso Bike Collegiate Tournament.  Help us defeat Rochester this Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 14-15th.  Every Mile Counts!!!  Join us upstairs at the VRWC and bike for the ‘Dores!  See a fitness associate for details. Help Vandy win the Frenzy!!!

For a Complete Listing of Upcoming Intramural Sign Ups, click here.
All students, faculty, and full time staff are eligible to participate in intramural sports. Register in the Office of Campus Recreation located on the second floor of the VRWC.

Check out our Champions page here.

Battleship 2014
Oct 22
@ 6 pm
Cost is FREE.

  • Eligibility: VU Students, Faculty / Staff
  • 4 – 6 Competitors, please register as a team.
  • Mandatory Captain’s Meeting Oct. 21 at 5:30 pm

Registration Deadline is Oct. 17th.
Register in the Office of Campus Recreation Mon-Fri 9 am – 5 pm

For Rules, click here.
For more information contact Kit Wilson.

Preva Challenge – Sept 1 – Oct 31. A friendly fall competition where the highest minutes win! Fun and prizes! Check out the Cardio Challenge and contact Jennifer Ray with questions!

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2014 Fall Rec Hours
Mon – Thu 5 am – 11 pm
Fri 5 am – midnight
Sat  9 am – 10 pm
Sun 12 pm – 11 pm

Fall Break Hours
Wed, Oct 15th - 5 am – 9 pm
Thur, Oct 16th – 5 am – 9 pm
Fri, Oct 17th – 5 am – 9 pm
Sat, Oct 18th – 9 am – 5 pm
Sun, Oct 19th Resume Regular Hours

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Bowling Center NOW OPEN!
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Office Hours:
Mon – Fri 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Phone: 615-343-6627