Slaughter Recreation Center
505 Edgemont Road, Charlottesville, VA
Slaughter Recreation Center opened in 1978, was named in honor of Edward R. “Butch” Slaughter, a Charlottesville resident who was Director of Intramurals at the University of Virginia from 1958 until his retirement in 1973. Centrally located on McCormick Road, Slaughter Recreation Center gives many dormitory residents the chance to enjoy IM-Rec Sports programs right in their own backyard.
- cardiovascular training equipment, free weights, and training machines
- three basketball/volleyball/badminton courts
- seven handball/racquetball courts
- one wallyball court
- three squash courts
- two multipurpose/aerobics rooms
- day lockers and towel service
- semester/annual locker rental
Download Facility Hours and Schedule Exceptions here.
Racquetball Court Reservations may be made two days in advance at North Grounds and Slaughter Recreation Centers by phone or in person. Reservations are 1 hour in length with a 10-minute forfeiture time. Racquet rentals are available for $1.
For more information or to reserve racquetball and/or squash courts call 434-982-5101.