Closure Notice

In support of the University's response to COVID-19, ALL IM-Rec Sports facilities, fields and courts are CLOSED. All in-person programs are cancelled. Check FAQ for updates

Try some virtual programs. We are offering live fitness classes Monday-Friday and will be adding more virtual programs here: Virtual Programs

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Slaughter Rec Center

Slaughter Recreation Center is located near many dorms giving 1st year students the chance to enjoy IM-Rec Sports right in their own backyard. It is the new home of the Outdoor Adventure Program and Climbing Center.

Facility Features

  • Cardiovascular training equipment, free weights and strength training machines
  • 3-court gymnasium (basketball, badminton, indoor soccer arena)
  • 6 handball/racquetball courts
  • 2 multipurpose group exercise rooms (martial arts mat, table tennis)
  • Day locker and towel service
  • Semester locker rentals
  • Outdoor Adventure Program and Gear Rental
  • Climbing Center featuring 2,000 sq of climbing surface
  • See the SRC's accessibility features

Facility Hours

Reserve a Space

Use the above link to reserve a room or court. Use "Express Scheduling" to quickly reserve a racquetball or squash court.

Customer Service

At the SRC Service Desk, you can rent outdoor adventure equipment (boats, tents, etc.), check out lockers and racquetball equipment - you can also rent a towel, buy Group Exercise passes or buy a guest pass.

Parking Information

There are designated parking lots with metered spaces adjacent to Slaughter Recreation Center. VERY IMPORTANT: Between 7:30am and 5pm, note your licence plate number and pay at the parking kiosk.