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In Person & Virtual Programming

The Student Recreation Center is open and providing programs and resources to maintain your physical and mental well being. For our hours visit Hours of Operation. On this page you’ll find everything we are offering like virtual events, contests, virtual and recorded Group X classes and more!

Please Note: While visiting the Student Recreation Center EVERYONE will be required to have completed Hawk Check, wear a face-covering and adhere to social distance requirements. Only individuals swiping their Montclair State University ID will be allowed to enter the facility.

Enter Our Challenges to Win Prizes!

  • New Year, New Habits – 14 Day Fitness Challenge:
    Session 1: January 4 – 17, 2021
    Session 2: January 18 – 31, 2021

    • Workout for 30 minutes or more every day for 14 days, and you will be entered into a raffle to win a Fitbit Sense Smartwatch (a $300 value). No worries if you are unable to workout everyday, you will win other prizes regardless! Tag us or message us on social media with a picture of you doing the activity.

Upcoming Events:

  • “Ruff House Rescue” Community Service Project
    January 1 – 31, 2021

    • Raise money for “Ruff House Rescue” by walking, jogging, running, hiking or biking (any activity under 14 m.p.h.).  All you have to do is download the ResQWalk app, create your account, select “Ruff House Rescue” to support, and start logging your activities there. The more miles you log on the app, the more money raised for Ruff House Rescue.



Pool will be available Monday through Friday from 8–9:30 a.m., 4–5:30 p.m. and 6–7:30 p.m. by registration only for open swim. Private swim lessons are offered Wednesdays at 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. by registration only. Register with your Montclair State University email.

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Group X is offering virtual fitness classes! Can’t make it to a scheduled class? We also have recorded classes you can take.

Group X Schedule     Recorded Classes

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Outdoor Adventure

Find the best places in New Jersey to take hikes, National Park virtual tours, and tips and tricks for hiking. Visit our Outdoor Adventure Safe Tips and Tricks page to start your adventure!

View Tips and Tricks

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Rec Nights

Feeling crafty? Take a look at our past Rec Night events for inspiration and check out some DIY Tutorial Videos to try at home!

DIY Tutorials

Follow Us on Social Media

For more information on our virtual programs, contests, giveaways and updates follow the Student Recreation Center on our social media pages!

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