Skip to main content

Student Recreation Center

Remarkable life of David Williams II celebrated

Feb. 18, 2019—David Williams II was remembered as a courageous vice chancellor, outstanding athletics director, brilliant law professor and devoted husband and father during a celebration of life service Feb. 15.

Read more


VRWC offers new group fitness classes

Oct. 29, 2015—The Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center (VRWC) has several new group fitness classes to try out this fall.

Read more


VUCast: Want to know what’s trending? Watch QuickVU

Nov. 13, 2013—Vanderbilt's Campus Rec Center gets national recognition; Vanderbilt-themed weddings are all the rage; and the VU community shares their snapshots. See what's trending on QuickVU -- watch now!

Read more


New Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center to open in January 2014

Sep. 26, 2013—Vanderbilt faculty and staff will have a new resource for reaching their fitness goals—and a new way to “Go for the Gold”—when the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center opens to the campus community in January 2014.

Read more


Director of campus recreation to retire after 50 years of service

Aug. 28, 2013—Be careful when choosing your first job, advises Sam Hirt, director of campus recreation at Vanderbilt, because it might end up being your career.

Read more


Progress continues on construction projects this summer

Jun. 21, 2013—Alumni Hall’s yearlong renovation is nearly complete, while construction on the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center reaches a milestone. Read about these projects and more.

Read more


The transformation of Vanderbilt athletics

Mar. 4, 2013—In academics and on the playing field, Vanderbilt athletes are all in. Read about the dramatic changes happening in Vanderbilt athletics.

Read more


Walkway closed Feb. 12-13 to accommodate multipurpose facility construction

Feb. 8, 2013—The walkway from 25th Avenue South to the entrance of the Student Recreation Center will be closed from 5:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 12, and Wednesday, Feb. 13, to accommodate construction on the new athletic multipurpose facility. The construction involves the installation of a 28-ton truss that will anchor the north end...

Read more


Construction work to affect traffic on Children’s Way Dec. 17-Jan. 4

Dec. 12, 2012—A portion of Children’s Way will be affected by construction work beginning Monday, Dec. 17, through Friday, Jan. 4. The renovation and addition taking place at Vanderbilt’s Student Recreation Center requires the installation of an electrical duct bank across Children’s Way, approximately 150 feet west of 25th Avenue South and extending west along Children’s Way....

Read more


CampVandy Holiday Camp registration opens Nov. 19

Nov. 1, 2012—During the holiday season, the Vanderbilt Student Recreation Center’s CampVandy will offer seven fun-filled days of Winter Camp with themes such as “Candy Land” and “Glacier Games.” You may purchase the seven-day package (Dec. 20, 21, 27 and 28, and Jan. 2-4) for $200, or pick your child’s favorite themed days for $50 per day....

Read more


Vanderbilt reaches fundraising goal for new multipurpose facility, addition to recreation center

Aug. 29, 2012—Vanderbilt University has met its fundraising goal for the construction of a new multipurpose facility and addition to its recreation center. The more than $30 million project is being funded by a combination of philanthropy and university investment.

Read more


Access to Student Rec Center track expanded

Jul. 2, 2012—Vanderbilt’s varsity running track on Natchez Trace has been opened to all students, faculty, full-time staff and patrons of the Student Recreation Center. “We’re pleased to invite these members of the Vanderbilt community to use the track facility, which was completely refurbished in 2009,” said David Williams, vice chancellor for university affairs. Members of the...

Read more


VIEW MORE EVENTS >