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Student Recreation

Posted by on Sunday, January 29, 2012 in Archives, News.

Vanderbilt Student Recreation Center

Intramural Registration
Registrations can be completed at the Office of Campus Recreation from 9am – 5 pm Mon. – Fri. All freshmen teams register by residence hall floors (contact RA). For more info call 3-8186.

Men’s and Women’s Programs             Entry Date         Starting Dates

Badminton Jan. 30-Feb.3 Feb. 11
Bowling Feb. 6-10 Feb. 18
Soccer Feb. 27-Mar 2 Mar 18

For a complete calendar of activities and more information, please check out
our website at

Smoothie King is now open in the
Vanderbilt Student Recreation Center.

Student Rec Center Climbing Wall – Two programs are offered at the Climbing Wall, which is located in the lobby of the Student Recreation Center.

Climbing Workshop – Formal, basic climbing instruction is provided by the Climbing Staff. There are two topics available: 1) The basics: equipment, commands, knots, etc. 2) More details, and an intro to belaying. Request Workshop 1 or 2 upon arrival at the wall. WORKSHOPS BECOME SUPERVISED CLIMBING IF NOBODY SHOWS.

Supervised Climbing – Office of Campus Recreation Climbing Instructors and equipment are present to assist you in climbing. Minimum age is 14. CLIMBING SHOES: are available to use, FREE OF CHARGE. You must wear socks. All workshops are free to Student Recreation Center members. Guests pay $5.00 per visit for workshops or to use the Wall.

Hours: Mon -€“ Thu 4 pm -€“ 8 pm, Fri 4 pm -€“ 6 pm. Closed on weekends.
Note: This schedule is subject to change, pending special events.

For more information about the wall contact Lee Collette at 615-322-0811 or e-mail to

Kayak Roll Workshops for Feb. 7, Feb 14, Feb 21, and Feb 28th
Student Rec Center Pool / Tuesdays from 7:00 - 9:00 PM

Learn how to kayak the quick and easy way! Kayak Roll Workshops cost $5 to Vanderbilt students, Vanderbilt graduate students, and Student Recreation Center members. All others must pay the $5 workshop fee plus the $5.00 Recreation Center guest fee (for a total of $10) and be accompanied by a Vanderbilt person into the Student Rec. Center. Payments of cash, check, or the Vanderbilt Card will be accepted. Please stop by the front desk of the Student Recreation Center to pay and sign in.

Each class is independent from the others. Knowledgeable Kayak Instructors and kayaking equipment are provided for both the workshops and the open kayaking.

To attend the Kayak Roll Workshop you must sign up by calling Lee Collette at 615-322-0811 /or  e-mail You must call no later than 5 PM the day of the workshop to register or cancel your spot.

For more information, call the Outdoor Recreation Program at 343-8182 during rental hours (Mon and Fri from 12-6 p.m. and Tue-Thu from 3-6 p.m.)

Sports Medicine Coverage

Do you need advice in regards to a sports injury? We offer during the semester months on Tue and Thu our very own Athletic Trainer. The athletic trainer is friendly and one of Vanderbilt’s best in the field. So if you need advice, he/she will be in the Student Recreation Center lounge ready to answer any and all of your questions.

Tue and Thu-€¦-€¦-€¦-€¦-€¦-€¦-€¦4:30pm-8:30pm

Beginning Tue, January 10th -€“ Thu, March 1, 2012


(No coverage during Spring Break. Resume coverage beginning Mar 13th -€“ Thu Apr 19th.)

Student Recreation Facility Hours:

Mon.- Thu         5:30 am – 11 pm
Fri                                   5:30 am – 12 am
Sat                                     9 am – 10 pm
Sun                                   12 pm   – 11 pm


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