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Auburn students at The Rec, dressed in Under Armour gear, and standing in the Livingston Courtyard

Recreation and Wellness

Sports, Fitness, Wellness, and Outdoor Adventure Opportunities for Auburn University Students

FACILITY HOURS

Get current facility hours here, or download the Campus Recreation app (Auburn Rec) for all things Campus Recreation.

GROUP FIT

70+ classes each week in multiple formats including cardio, strength, cycling, TRX, mind/body, and more.

IMLEAGUES

Register your team on IMLeagues.com (via RWC Connect) for any Auburn intramural sport, or sign up as a free agent.

EVENTS

Check here for upcoming Campus Recreation programs and events during the semester, including Get Rec'd, Yoga Rave, and more!

Welcome
to The Rec

Auburn University Recreation and Wellness provides fitness, wellness, sports, and outdoor recreation opportunities for students, faculty, and staff.

 

Auburn’s 240,000-square-foot facility is a virtual "backyard" for Auburn students, with quick access from the student center, residence halls, and other key locations on campus. 

Programs include group fitness, intramural sports, club sports, outdoor adventure experiences, climbing, Olympic/Powerlifting, and personal training.

Auburn Rec basketball courts
Auburn student at The Rec climbing wall
Auburn student playing volleyball at The Rec
students at Auburn Rec
Auburn student lifting weights at The Rec
personal trainer at The Rec with student

Recognized by Men’s Health magazine as one of the “coolest college recreation centers in America,” Campus Recreation is a virtual "backyard" for Auburn students.

Latest News

Upcoming Events

  • Pump Up Your Heart
    Pump Up Your Heart
    Mon, Feb 05
    Recreation and Wellness Center
    Feb 05, 2024, 5:30 AM – Feb 28, 2024, 11:59 PM
    Recreation and Wellness Center, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Feb 05, 2024, 5:30 AM – Feb 28, 2024, 11:59 PM
    Recreation and Wellness Center, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Attend the most group fitness classes in February for a chance to win awesome prizes!
  • National Eating Disorder Awareness Week
    National Eating Disorder Awareness Week
    Mon, Feb 19
    Recreation and Wellness
    Feb 19, 2024, 12:00 AM – Feb 25, 2024, 11:59 PM
    Recreation and Wellness, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Feb 19, 2024, 12:00 AM – Feb 25, 2024, 11:59 PM
    Recreation and Wellness, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Eating disorders affect people of all ages, racial/ethnic backgrounds, genders, sexual orientations, body shapes, weights, and socioeconomic statuses.
  • Auburn Ascent
    Auburn Ascent
    Sat, Feb 24
    Auburn Outdoors
    Feb 24, 2024, 7:15 AM – 7:00 PM
    Auburn Outdoors, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Feb 24, 2024, 7:15 AM – 7:00 PM
    Auburn Outdoors, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Join climbers from around the southeast in Auburn Outdoors' annual climbing competition.
  • Love Your Body Week
    Love Your Body Week
    Mon, Feb 26
    The Recreation and Wellness Center
    Feb 26, 2024, 8:00 AM – 11:50 PM
    The Recreation and Wellness Center, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Feb 26, 2024, 8:00 AM – 11:50 PM
    The Recreation and Wellness Center, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Love Your Body Week/ National Eating Disorders Awareness Week is February 26-March 1.
  • Auburn Recovery Community
    Auburn Recovery Community
    Multiple Dates
    Mon, Feb 26
    The Rec: Spirit Room
    Feb 26, 2024, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    The Rec: Spirit Room, 602 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Feb 26, 2024, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    The Rec: Spirit Room, 602 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Auburn Recovery Community (ARC) provides encouraging support services to assist students who are recovering from substance use problems or dependency, and who are working towards success in their academic, social, personal, and professional lives.
  • OPL Technique Workshop
    OPL Technique Workshop
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, Feb 28
    Recreation and Wellness Center
    Feb 28, 2024, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Recreation and Wellness Center, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Feb 28, 2024, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Recreation and Wellness Center, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    The workshop will include teaching and form critique on Clean and Jerk, Snatch, Squat, Bench Press, and Deadlift.
  • Fundamentals of Climbing
    Fundamentals of Climbing
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, Feb 28
    Auburn Outdoors Climbing Wall
    Feb 28, 2024, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Auburn Outdoors Climbing Wall, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Feb 28, 2024, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Auburn Outdoors Climbing Wall, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Learn how to belay and tie knots for top rope climbing as well as proper equipment usage and commands used at Auburn Outdoors' Climbing Wall.
  • National Women's History Month
    National Women's History Month
    Fri, Mar 01
    Recreation and Wellness
    Mar 01, 2024, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
    Recreation and Wellness, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Mar 01, 2024, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
    Recreation and Wellness, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    We honor the achievements and history of women in both past and current society.
  • Endometriosis Awareness Month
    Endometriosis Awareness Month
    Fri, Mar 01
    Recreation and Wellness
    Mar 01, 2024, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
    Recreation and Wellness, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Mar 01, 2024, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
    Recreation and Wellness, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    It is estimated that 1 in 10 women have endometriosis.
  • Free Group Fitness Class for March
    Free Group Fitness Class for March
    Fri, Mar 01
    Recreation and Wellness Center
    Mar 01, 2024, 5:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Recreation and Wellness Center, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Mar 01, 2024, 5:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Recreation and Wellness Center, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Join Group Fitness for a month of free Yoga classes!
  • Spring Break Sale - Auburn Outdoors
    Spring Break Sale - Auburn Outdoors
    Fri, Mar 01
    Auburn Outdoors Rental Center
    Mar 01, 2024, 8:00 AM – 11:59 PM
    Auburn Outdoors Rental Center, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Mar 01, 2024, 8:00 AM – 11:59 PM
    Auburn Outdoors Rental Center, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Rent 1 bike, get 1 bike free (helmet included).
  • Spring Break at the Springs Trip
    Spring Break at the Springs Trip
    Sat, Mar 02
    Auburn Outdoors
    Mar 02, 2024, 10:00 AM – Mar 07, 2024, 5:00 PM
    Auburn Outdoors, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Mar 02, 2024, 10:00 AM – Mar 07, 2024, 5:00 PM
    Auburn Outdoors, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Spend your Spring Break with Auburn Outdoors at the Springs, as you snorkel and paddle in the crystal-clear blue waters of Florida!
  • Gym to Crag Workshop
    Gym to Crag Workshop
    Mon, Mar 11
    Auburn Outdoors Climbing Wall
    Mar 11, 2024, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Auburn Outdoors Climbing Wall, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Mar 11, 2024, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Auburn Outdoors Climbing Wall, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Ready to take your climbing skills outdoors? Learn what gear it takes, where some local spots are, and everything in between.
  • Intramural Tennis Doubles Tournament Registration
    Intramural Tennis Doubles Tournament Registration
    Wed, Mar 13
    Recreation and Wellness Center
    Mar 13, 2024, 8:00 AM – Mar 20, 2024, 11:59 PM
    Recreation and Wellness Center, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Mar 13, 2024, 8:00 AM – Mar 20, 2024, 11:59 PM
    Recreation and Wellness Center, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Register to play Intramural sports!
  • Fly Tying Workshop
    Fly Tying Workshop
    Thu, Mar 14
    Auburn Outdoors
    Mar 14, 2024, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
    Auburn Outdoors, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Mar 14, 2024, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
    Auburn Outdoors, 601 Heisman Dr, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Interested in fly fishing or the art of tying flys? Join Auburn Outdoors for a fly-tying evening. We'll provide the materials and instructions to get you outfitted for your next fly-fishing adventure.