Welcome to Campus Recreation & Wellness

Campus Recreation & Wellness (RecWell) provides a variety of recreational and educational facilities, programs, and services across five program areas: Facilities, Student Wellness Programs, Fitness Programs, Sport Programs, and Experiential Learning & Outdoor Adventures. RecWell is a proud supporter of the HealthEU initiative that empowers all members of the Elon University community to cultivate personal wellness values. Check out the RecWell website, call us at 336-278-7529, or email us at recwell@elon.edu to learn more about all the ways to get active and be well.

Fall Exams and Winter Break Hours

Campus Recreation & Wellness facilities have adjusted hours of operation for fall semester exams and winter break starting on Friday, December 2. Regular hours resume on Monday, January 2. Contact us at 336-278-7529 or recwell@elon.edu with any questions.

Intramural and Club Sports

Campus Recreation & Wellness offers several intramural sports throughout the year as an opportunity for students, faculty, and staff to play sports in a fun, inclusive environment. More information about league and tournament offerings is on the IM website. If you’re looking for a deeper involvement, we offer 25 club sports. Clubs can be contacted directly through PhoenixCONNECT.

Elon Outdoors

Spring semester trips will be posted soon, but if you want to plan your own adventure, check out our equipment rental website or visit the Outdoors Resource Center in Koury 106. Contact us at 336-278-2267 or elonoutdoors@elon.edu with any questions.

Stay Well with SPARKS and Student Wellness Programs

There are many wellness programs and services available to students, including events and educational programs with our SPARKS peer educators. Our focus areas include substance education, sexual and relationship health, and mental fitness. For more information, visit our website, stop by the Mind-Body Connection in Koury 146, call us at 226-278-7529, or email peered@elon.edu.

Fitness Offerings

We offer a wide variety of group exercise classes that are free for students, faculty, and staff. Participants are encouraged to register for classes through IMLeagues to guarantee a spot – all class offerings open on Thursday at noon for the following week. We also have private group exercise classes, where one of our instructors will come to your organization or event. And our staff of certified personal trainers can work with you individually (or with a partner) to meet your fitness and wellness goals. Contact us at groupexercise@elon.edu or recwell@elon.edu with any questions.

Elon Challenge Offers Team and Group Development

The Elon Challenge is an experiential team development program that focuses on building community and strengthening teams. Whether you come to the course, we come to you, or you participate in a virtual program, we help your group work together to reach beyond their perceived boundaries, overcome obstacles, and experience success in a variety of problem-solving initiatives. Learn more about what we offer on the Elon Challenge website.

Phoenix Free Recovery Community

Campus Recreation & Wellness is proud to offer a collegiate recovery community to help students maintain a sober and healthy lifestyle. Join us for several events throughout National Recovery Month in September, and wear purple every Wednesday in September in solidarity with and to celebrate people in substance recovery. Check out the Phoenix Free website for more information, or contact John Shinn, Collegiate Recovery Specialist, at jshinn2@elon.edu.