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

Exam week Group Exercise schedule (FREE w/ CC)

All classes during exam week are FREE with a Carolina Card! Also, you can start purchasing a Summer GX pass for $10 on April 25! Continue reading

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Student Job Opportunities

The Office of Campus Recreation is proud to be one of the largest employers of students at the University of South Carolina. Approximately 300 students are hired annually to service the recreational needs of the Carolina Community. Continue reading

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Modified hours of operation for Commencement Weekend, May Session

Please consult the modified hours of operation for Strom and Blatt during Commencement Weekend (May 5-8) and May Session (May 8-28). Continue reading

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Registration is open for Little Gamecocks Learn to Swim

New to the program, adult lessons will be available during our 7 p.m. lesson time. Little Gamecocks Learn To Swim is a summer swimming lesson program for University of South Carolina faculty and staff children (or grandchildren) ages 6 months to 13 years old. Continue reading

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Looking for an expert to help you get in shape, or to help you reach your fitness goals?

Campus Rec personal trainers are here for you with training for all students, faculty, and staff at Strom Thurmond Wellness & Fitness Center and the Blatt P.E. Center. Continue reading

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Intramural Sports summer registration opens May 1

Registration for all summer sports opens Monday, May 1, in the Intramural Sports Office (STWFC 201-D), Monday-Thursday from 12:00 p.m. – 3 p.m (cash, check or CarolinaCash ONLY). Continue reading

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Summer 2017 Student Membership Fee Schedule

University of South Carolina-Columbia students enrolled in 2017 Summer at Carolina classes are eligible to utilize the facility May 8 – Aug. 13, 2017 without paying a fee.
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Men’s Rugby 7s Squad Wins Southeastern College Rugby Conference Title

The University of South Carolina won the Southeastern College Rugby Conference championship Saturday afternoon, and earned the 24th and final spot in the men’s college Rugby 7s field at this year’s Penn Mutual Collegiate Rugby Championship. Continue reading

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Faculty and staff are invited to try Strom WFC and join!

Ready to work out alongside other full-time faculty and staff at the Strom Thurmond Wellness and Fitness Center? A free 30-day trial is available to full-time faculty and staff with a valid Carolina Card. Continue reading

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