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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For our new Online Reservation system, click here.

Effective March 26, the climbing wall is closed on Saturdays. Click here for updated Climbing Wall availability.

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.

We want to know what YOU think of the VRWC

Please take a moment and tell us what you think by completing the surveys below.

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 serving salads, snacks and
Bongo Java coffee.

New Hours
Monday – Friday 7 am – 10:30 pm
Saturday 10 am – 9:30 pm
Sunday 1 pm – 9:30 pm

What’s Happening At the VRWC

The Outdoor Track will be closed Friday, March 27 from 2 – 9 PM and Saturday, March 28 from 9 AM – 5 PM

Now Hiring! – We are now hiring climbing wall staff for summer and fall of 2015. For more information or to apply, email Steven Rubin.

Field Day– Join our VRWC staff Saturday, April 11 from 11 am – 2 pm with a 5K Fun Run from 2–4 pm. For more information, click here.

CampVandy Registration Now Open – Registration is now open CampVandy 2015 Summer Camp. Each week has it’s own camp theme and special events. CampVandy runs June 1 – July 31 for ages 4-13. For more information, click here.

Swim School Registration Now Open – Registration is now open for spring and summer lessons. For more information, click here.

Now Hiring! – We are now hiring lifeguards and swim instructors for summer 2015. For more information or to apply, email Kit Wilson.

Couch to 5k & Half Marathon Clinics February 9-April 2 – Whether you are brand new to running or getting ready for race season, please join us for this 8 week training program that includes weekly training schedules and led instruction. For more information, Couch to 5K & Half Marathon.

Meet the Trainers!

Test your form, Play games for goodies! Sign up for group matching! Raffle for prizes and more! Check out the dates and locations here: Meet the Trainers

Preva Login Challenge February 1 – March 31 – Log in to a Preva networked cardio machine 25+ days to win prizes. For more info, Preva Cardio Challenge.

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Fri 5 am – midnight
Sat  9 am – 10 pm
Sun 12 pm – 11 pm

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Phone: 615-343-6627