The Appalachian State University campus is currently operating under SPECIAL conditions.

Coronavirus information

The university remains open, with emergency management protocols activated and operational modifications and precautions in place to support social distancing. In-person instruction has transitioned to a system of alternative course delivery. View the latest information on the App State Coronavirus Information website. Read the latest update posted 3/28/2020 at 8:02 p.m.

Read the Student Affairs Covid-19 Response.

Posted 12:17pm, March 19, 2020. Updated 8:02pm on March 28, 2020.

The Student Recreation Center


Click here for our Adjusted Facility Hours starting March 23rd  

What is in the SRC?

Our 120,000 sq. ft. Student Recreation Center features:

  • 50 ft. climbing wall
  • Cardio theater
  • Weight room area
  • Indoor walking/running track
  • 50 meter swimming pool
  • Freshens® Smoothie bar
  • UREC Central Offices
  • Outdoor Programs' Outing Center

There are also two huge gymnasiums that students can look forward to using for Intramurals, Club Sports, as well as informal use (freeplay).

Whether it's intramurals, club sports, fitness, informal recreation, aquatics, or outdoor programs, we look forward to helping you better enjoy AppState in any way possible.

Inclement weather policy for University Recreation and Programs


University Recreation operates on a modified schedule during breaks, holidays, and exam periods.