Recreational Sports

Recreational Sports Home

In order to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 on campus, effective Friday August 27th, masks will be required in all areas of the Rec Center except for the pool and showers. Your cooperation is appreciated. 

Recreation Center Virtual Tour

Recreational Sports emphasizes belonging, leadership and wellbeing while providing the Xavier students and community with the finest programs, services, facilities and equipment with a goal to support and foster a lifelong appreciation of body, mind and spirit. 

Core Values

  • Facilitate a living learning lab experience for leadership development and fostering an integrated learning climate, we strive to enhance student understanding of the benefits related to an educational setting outside the classroom. 
  • Work collaboratively to create an educational environment which motivates and inspires student learning and personal development. 
  • Foster student focused integrated learning through avenues of Employment, Sports Club involvement, Intramural Sports participation and Fitness Instruction.

Recreation Center Location

1723 Cleneay Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45212

Recreation Center Hours

Fall Hours 2021 (beginning August 16th)


Monday-Thursday: 6am-11pm

Friday: 6am-9pm

Saturday, Sunday: 10am-8pm

We will close at 5pm on Sunday August 22, 2021 for All Staff Training

We will be closed September 6th for Labor Day

We will be closed for October 3rd for Fall Break


Monday-Thursday: 6-8am, 12-8pm

Friday: 6-8am, 12-6pm

Saturday, Sunday: 10am-2pm

Fall Break Hours 2021 (September 30-October 3)

Thursday September 30: 10am-7pm
Friday October 1: 10am-7pm
Saturday October 2: 10am-7pm
Sunday October 3: Closed