Campus Recreation
University of South Carolina


Campus Recreation maintains two facilities enclosing 400,000 square feet of space. The Solomon Blatt Physical Education Center (PEC) is located in the middle of campus, adjacent to the large recreational field complex. The newer Strom Thurmond Wellness & Fitness Center (WFC) is set on the south west corner of Assembly and Blossom Streets. Both facilities feature open recreation areas for basketball, volleyball, badminton, racquetball, handball, and squash, as well as group exercise classes. The WFC also features an indoor climbing wall and Outdoor Recreation Office for trip planning.

Campus Recreation News


Winter Facility Maintenance

Campus Recreation facilities will undergo several Winter Break maintenance projects to keep our facilities in good condition for our patrons to continue to enjoy their experience with Campus Recreation. Continue reading

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Commencement & Holiday Hours Begin December 13

Click here for facility hours for December 13, 2014 – January 11, 2015. Normal operating hours will resume January 12, 2015 Continue reading

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Blatt Pool Closing December 12

Solomon Blatt Physical Education Center Competition Pool will be closed all day Friday December 12th for a Carolina Aquatic Swim Meet. Continue reading

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Destress for Success

Come enjoy some relaxing fun before tackling your exams by joining Outdoor Recreation Friday, December 5th from 2-6 p.m. at the climbing wall at the Strom Thurmond Wellness and Fitness Center for games, music, and prizes! Be sure to wear closed-toe shoes. Continue reading

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Group Exercise Finals Schedule

Click here for the Group Exercise schedule for finals week. Continue reading

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Outdoor Recreation hosts Halloween Costume Climb

Join us at the climbing wall for our annual Halloween Costume Climb! Come in a Halloween costume for great climbs, fun times and FREE CANDY. The costume climb is from 4-8 p.m. on Friday, October 31. Bring friends and get your photos taken while climbing in your costume—the best dressed male and female wins a prize! Continue reading

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