Your recreation center

Access to the Recreation Center is automatically granted to all currently-enrolled, fee-paying students. Explore our state-of-the-art facilities and high-quality programs backed by a trained, knowledgeable, and friendly staff. We continually strive to improve the quality of life for the university community, and promote healthy living through opportunities for fitness, wellness, and education. 

Campus Recreation lives within the Health and Learning Center at Northern Arizona University. It was reopened in August 2011 after a $106 million renovation which included an indoor jogging track, 38 foot climbing wall, expanded weight room, cardio theater and 123,000 sq. ft. of recreation opportunities. 


  • 4 basketball courts
  • 6 racquetball courts
  • 2 squash courts
  • 5 volleyball courts
  • 3 multipurpose fitness studios
  • Indoor track (10 Laps = 1 mile)
  • Cardio theatre which can feature up to 16 screens
  • Rock wall
  • Free weight area
  • TRX/Functional Fitness corner
  • Selectorized machines
  • Outdoor courtyard
  • Multipurpose gym used for indoor soccer, basketball, and volleyball
  • Fitness Assessment room

Facility Hours of Operations: 

Monday-Thursday: 6:00am - 11:00pm 

Friday: 6:00am-9:00pm

Saturday and Sunday: 9:00am-9:00pm

To view the complete calendar please click below (includes holidays). 

Recreation Center Hours of Operation (2014-2015)


824 S. San Francisco St. (Bldg. 25)

Flagstaff, AZ 86011

Reserving Outdoor Facility Space 

Reserve outdoor facility space for your next event, camp, or social!

  • Student Organizations and outside groups may request a reservation for the complex through the Facility Reservations page.
  • Individuals without a valid NAU Parking Permit must abide by NAU Parking Services’ guidelines for parking on campus.

Rules and regulations

Our rules and regulations are designed to minimize the risks and contribute to a safe and comfortable workout environment. Be sure to view the Weight Room policy explanations.


Refund Policy

Programs canceled by Campus Recreation participant will receive a full refund of all registration fees collected. Approved participant requested refunds will incur a 20% processing fee.