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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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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)

Jul 15

Lifeguard Instructor Class

07/15/2022 5:00 PM - 07/17/2022 6:00 PM

The purpose of the instructor course is to train instructor candidates to teach American Red Cross Lifeguarding, Lifeguard Blended... (More)

Jul 16

Family Pool Days

07/16/2022 12:00 PM - 07/16/2022 3:00 PM

Bring your kids to the Old Dominion University pool for safe fun this summer - no membership required! (More)

Jul 22

First Ascent Trip #2

07/22/2022 9:00 AM - 07/25/2022 5:00 PM

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