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.

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.

Summer Hours
Monday – Friday 11 – 8
Closed on Weekends

What’s Happening At the VRWC

Modified Pool Hours beginning August 2nd – 19th, 2014. All Pool Hours: OPEN SWIM. For hours, click here.

Thu., Aug. 7th 10:30 – 11:30 AM ‘An Apple A Day’…

This well used phrase is attributed to Benjamin Franklin and is said to have appeared in Poor Richard’s Almanac. The apple is a versatile fall fruit that is great for snack, dessert, entrée and/or a side dish. Stop by to taste samples and receive heart healthy recipes using this fruit paired with other ingredients that make for a great taste and healthy, too. Please join Marilyn Holmes, MS, RD, LDN in the VRWC Lobby for Nutrition Minute.

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


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2014 Summer Rec Hours
Mon – Fri 5 am – 9 pm
Sat  9 am – 5 pm
Sun 12 pm – 5 pm

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Summer Pool Hours
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Bowling Center NOW OPEN!
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2700 Children’s Way
Nashville, TN 37212

Office Hours:
Mon – Fri 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Phone: 615-343-6627