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Campus Recreation

Welcome to North Carolina Central University’s Campus Recreation site. The Mission of the Department of Campus Recreation and Wellness is to support personal development and improvement in overall health and well-being through active lifestyle promotion for NCCU students and the campus community. We are committed to providing diverse recreational, social, educational and experiential opportunities that enhance and support student learning, leadership development and success at NCCU and beyond.

Along with our mission the vision of the Campus Recreation Department is to build upon excellence in programming and student development. By providing outstanding programming we shall meet the diverse recreational needs of the student body, faculty and staff.

The Campus Recreation Program structures learning opportunities for students that facilitate active campus involvement and improve those intellectual and social competencies necessary to assume a productive role in society. We partner with others in the university community to help students establish a strong sense of belonging within the university and enrich their overall educational experience.

The core values to which the department adheres to are:

  • Tradition
  • Competition
  • Student Development
  • Awareness
  • Sportsmanship

Hours of Operation

Wellness Center

Monday – Thursday: 6 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Friday: 6 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Sunday: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.


Monday – Friday: 6 a.m. – 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.

2nd Floor Gym

Monday – Thursday: 6 a.m. – 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Friday: 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Sunday: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

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