The Recreation center will be closed on Thursday, September 15 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. for President’s Investiture.

COVID-19 Protocols:

The following will be required to use The Student Recreation Center:

  • Students/Faculty/Staff must check in with Hawk Check.
  • If not fully vaccinated, you must show proof of a University exemption and a COVID negative test done at the University testing center within 72 hours.
  • Alumni members must show proof of their COVID-19 vaccination to purchase a membership.
  • Only individuals swiping their Montclair State University ID will be allowed to enter the facility.

For updates regarding Montclair State University and its handling of the Coronavirus, please visit the Red Hawk Restart website.

Protect your Skin at the gym!

The Student Recreation Center has a dress code that needs to be followed by all patrons. Prohibited clothing includes open-toed shoes, jeans, cargo shorts, pants with belts, shirts and tops that expose the torso, and clothing with profanity. Failure to comply with the policies could result in immediate removal from the Student Recreation Center and/or loss of membership privileges.

Campus Recreation Services

Campus Recreation

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Equipment Lending

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Group Exercise Schedule

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Membership Information and Prices

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Our Mission

The Department of Campus Recreation strives to be an integral part of the collegiate experience and offers exceptional services to students, faculty, staff, and alumni.

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Aquatics & Safety

Our Aquatics Department provides swimming events and programs to all Montclair State affiliates and the community at large.

Open Swim Hours

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Equipment Checkout

The Student Recreation Center lends a variety of equipment to students with their Montclair State University ID for FREE.

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Fitness Programs

We provide you with dynamic Group Exercise classes, Personal Training sessions and programs dedicated to shaping your body.

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Intramural & Club Sports

Interested in playing sports or esports in college?  Check out Intramural and Club Sports for a variety of levels of competitions. Intramural Sports are organized leagues for only Montclair State students to play other students, while Club Sports compete against other universities.  With so many teams or leagues, there is something for everyone!

Intramural & Club Sports

Friday Night Fire Pit

Outdoor Adventure

We give our campus community new opportunities to explore the beauty and splendor of New Jersey and the surrounding areas by offering a wide range of trips including canoeing, hiking, camping, tubing and so much more.

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Special Events & Rec Nights

We host a variety of events for students throughout the year including free events and fundraisers for various local charities.

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