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

Carolina Crush Climbing Competition: April 21

Visit the Outdoor Recreation Facebook page ( to register! Continue reading

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Closures at Strom Thurmond Wellness & Fitness Center, March 24

Due to a special event, the main gym courts 3 & 4 and the South Center will be closed beginning at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, March 24. The outdoor pool will close beginning at 4 p.m. Continue reading

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Upcoming events/schedule changes for Group Exercise

BODYPUMP and BODYCOMBAT Launch Party! Join us on Sunday, March 26. Continue reading

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Strom Indoor Pool update

Please note that the indoor pool heater at Strom is off. Patrons should expect the water temperature to be cooler than normal. Continue reading

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Outdoor Recreation adventure trips return

Looking to explore the natural wonders of South Carolina and meet new people? Look no further than UofSC’s Outdoor Recreation team (ORec), which will be starting their adventure trips back up this February after almost a yearlong hiatus. Continue reading

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