• Official Turkey Trot logo for WMU Turkey Trot

    Turkey Trot

    Saturday, Nov. 17 
    Save the date for the WMU Turkey Trot. Kalamazoo's oldest race. 

  • eSports area photo of the stage where gamers would play

    eSports Tryout Registration

  • eSports Information for intramural teams.

    eSports Intramural Sign Up

    Click Here
  • Different people's hands in black and white holding a wooden heart that is in color

    Did you know we are wired for empathy? Recognize the need for empathy in today's world with Darby Fetzer from Holtyn & Associates. Contact Katie at (269) 290-5167

    Register by Nov. 6
  • Fall Movement Matters logo with words and icons of people moving and exercising

    Fall Movement Matters
    Team Challenge for all WMU employees 
    Oct. 28 to Dec. 1—Create a team. Register. Get moving! Track your points. Win Prizes!

    Register by Oct. 27

The Student Recreation Center at Western Michigan University houses University Recreation offices and programs. We offer open recreation, personal training, sport leagues and group exercise, utilizing equipment and facilities to promote health and well being. Programs focus on stress reduction, weight loss, increased flexibility and strength, friendly competition and social interaction.


Interested in spring semester employment at the SRC?
Attend the open call meeting on November 4 (Sunday) at 8 p.m. in SRC 1076 to hear more about available positions for spring semester and to receive an employment application.  Attendance is required to receive an application.

Fall break adjusted hours
The SRC will be operating under adjusted hours beginning on Wednesday, Oct. 17 due to fall break. Visit our hours page for details. All SRC hours during fall break (Oct. 17-21) will be considered family hours. Regular SRC hours will resume on Monday, Oct. 22.

F45 studio is now open
Our newly expanded F45 functional training studio is now open! Classes will now have a minimum capacity of 27 and maximum capacity of 26 for most. If you purchased a semester membership to F45, then you can reserve your spot in any class up to one day in advance. Reservations up to one day in advance are done in person at the SRC. Phone reservations can be made by calling the SRC service desk at (269) 387-4732 on the day of the class only. You must have a membership to F45 in order to reserve a spot in a specific class. For more information, visit our F45 page.

eSports offered for club and intramurals
We will be offering Overwatch, League of Legends, CS: GO, and Fortnite for clubs. Clubs will be PC and Intramurals will utilize both PC & Console. We will have tryouts for these and they are all virtual. Register for tryouts at eSports page.

Student Recreation Center mobile app
The rec center mobile app is available for both IOS and Android operating systems. Search your app store for "WMU REC" or "WMU SRC" to stay up to date on the rec center, hours, contact information, fitness class schedules and more.

Risk statement

Participation in recreational activities, intramural sports, fitness programs and special events is purely voluntary and individuals participate at their own risk. Participants should be aware of the possibilities of bodily injury and should understand that they are responsible for any and all costs arising out of injury or property damage sustained through participation. Should someone become injured, please notify a program or facility supervisor for assistance.