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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.


To reserve any of the Recreation Center's reservable spaces, you'll need to reach out to the Associate Director of Rec Sports, David Wiley, at or (513)745-3094. Reservations are first come, first serve. Student organizations are not guaranteed space. Each of the spaces within the Recreation Center serves a purpose, and we will work with you to find a space that fits your event. 

To reserve the 4th floor space or HUB rooms 102 and 103, please reach out to Dean Morgan, Assistant Director of Rec Sports, at The HUB Atrium is unable to be reserved. Please note the Recreational Sports Department does not have an event staff for these areas. Set up assistance may be requested, but is only based on staff availability. Thank you for your understanding!

Recreation Center Location

  • Health United Building (HUB) - 1723 Cleneay Ave | Cincinnati, OH 45212

Fall and Spring Hours

Day Time
Monday-Thursday 6am-11pm
Friday 6am-9pm
Saturday-Sunday 10am-8pm

Fall Semester Pool Hours

Day Time
Saturday-Sunday 10am-2pm
Monday - Friday  11am-6pm

Thanksgiving Break Hours

Day Time
Wed, Nov 22nd - Sun, Nov 26th CLOSED