Department of Physical Education and Recreation


To enchance your academic education, you can take part in physical education and recreation courses on campus. There are courses in golf, racquetball, swimming fitness, weight training, theory of coaching basketball and football, and theory of sports officiating. The goal of the department is to provide recreational experiences and course work which will contribute to your physical health and development, social adjustment, and emotional well-being. The emphasis is on training you to gain maximum benefit from leisure time both now and in the future.

The Multi-Purpose Building, Student Rec Center, and surrounding facilities provide an ideal place for you to participate in recreational activities. The building features an indoor swimming pool, indoor jogging track, basketball and volleyball courts. A golf course, 4 racquetball courts, 1 squash court track, and multi-use intramural fields highlight the outdoor facilities.