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At Old Dominion University, our diverse community is empowered to thrive in a charged atmosphere that is both inclusive and competitive. The ODU Recreation and Wellness department delivers superb programs, facilities and services for students, faculty, staff, and friends to promote healthy and active lifestyles that allow our Monarchs to live and learn well.

Student Recreation Center

Whether you are a serious athlete or just love working up a good sweat, ODU provides facilities and events for everyone to enjoy and participate in physical activity.

Student Rec Center

SRC Membership

Membership to the Student Recreation Center is included for ODU students, and available for purchase to faculty, staff and University friends. See why SRC membership has its perks!


Sports & Fitness Programs

ODU Recreation & Wellness offers top-notch sports & fitness programs, including Intramural Sports, Club Sports, Esports, Fitness Classes, Personal Training, and more!

Sports & Fitness

Athletic Event Tickets

Students can get free tickets to cheer on fellow Monarchs in one of our 16 intercollegiate sports! Student tickets are first-come first-served at the venue ticket window. Don't forget to wear your ODU gear and bring your friends!

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Lambert's Point Golf Club

With fabulous river views from every hole, Lambert's Point Golf Club is a spectacular links-style nine hole golf course on the banks of the Elizabeth River that doubles as a training facility for our National Champion ODU golf team.

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Jun 4

Surfing Day Trip

06/04/2022 9:00 AM - 06/04/2022 5:00 PM

Sun, Sand & Surfing! Join the ODU Outdoor Recreation Program to learn and relax as we take on the waves at Virginia Beach's... (More)

Jun 8

Walk & Talk

06/08/2022 10:00 AM - 06/08/2022 11:00 AM

Free beach blanket! Take a walk and chat with our friends from Health Promotion about well-being. The walk concludes with free lunch on... (More)

Jun 21

2022 Big Blue Summer Camps

06/21/2022 - 08/05/2022

Weekly day camps (M-F) for children ages 6-12. Camps run weekly June 21 - August 5. There will be no camp on June 20 or July 4. (More)

Jul 9

Biking Day Trip

07/09/2022 9:00 AM - 07/09/2022 5:00 PM

Come experience the beauty of nature located at False Cape State park. We will be spending the day biking the gravel roads and exploring... (More)

Jul 15

First Ascent Trip #1

07/15/2022 9:00 AM - 07/18/2022 5:00 PM

Surfing & Biking! First Ascent is a unique orientation program for students coming to Old Dominion University in the fall of 2022. This... (More)