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Coronavirus

Rec Center Closed Until Further Notice.

Pursuant to Governor Justice's proclamation 3-20 requiring all fitness centers and gyms to temporarily close, the WVU Student Recreation Center is closed at this time. 
We recognize that the priority is to minimize the health and safety risks to West Virginia University students, faculty, staff and the entire Morgantown community during this time. Pursuant to the Governor's proclamation and the overall WVU response to COVID-19, the Student Recreation Center is closed effective 3/18/2020 at midnight. It will remain closed until further notice.  

Membership information will be updated and communicated as soon as possible. All activities, programming and events have been cancelled through April 12th. For more information on the university's response to COVID-19, please go to coronavirus.wvu.edu. We apologize for this inconvenience, and encourage all to follow the university's policies. 

Rec Center and Med Field lights have been shut off for the foreseeable future. During the response to the COVID-19 outbreak and in keeping with social distancing guidelines, please avoid gatherings of more than 10 people and maintain distance (approximately 6 feet) from others. Note: no bathroom facilities are available at this time. In case of emergency, contact UPD: 304-293-help

Thank you for being a part of our active lifestyle and well-being community. As programs and events are closing at West Virginia University, we still encourage individuals to stay active and healthy. Please visit our Rec Guide regularly for updates, tips and other resources to help continue your active lifestyle at home. 

Programming Impact

Campus Recreation has suspended all student focused activities for the foreseeable future. This includes, intramural sports, group exercise, personal training, club sports, and swim lessons.

Rec Guide  Facility Impacts Facility Hours

Club Sports

Club Sports Travel and Home Competitions Suspended

Per WVU’s most recent update regarding COVID-19, all University travel has been suspended until April 3rd. Additionally, the University has strongly suggested that any activity that requires individuals to travel to Morgantown be suspended until April 3rd. There is potential that this guideline will be extended, so we will continue to monitor the situation and provide updates as they become available. All student facing programs have been cancelled until April 12th, which includes club sports events and competitions.

Special Events

Campus Recreation has postponed all events following the University’s initiative to create a safe environment for students, faculty, and staff. We are hopeful that we can work with you to reschedule your event at a later date. It is our goal to meet your event needs in our space sometime in the near future. 

Group Fitness

Group Fitness is postponed for the foreseeable future following the University's initiative to create a safe environment for students, faculty, and staff. The situation is ongoing and we hope to have an update following the end of the extended spring break.

Mountaineer KidZone

MKZ will remain closed for the foreseeable future following the University’s initiative to create a safe environment for students, faculty, and staff. We are continuing to evaluate the situation and hope to have an update after the two-week spring break.


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