Campus Recreation

The Office of Campus Recreation provides students, alumni, faculty/staff and the general public the opportunity to ROCK'n Recreate at Slippery Rock University. ROCK'n Recreating with Campus Recreation assists in developing an active, healthy and meaningful lifestyle involving the wellness dimensions. This is accomplished through outstanding programs and state of the art facilities. Programs include Aquatics, Fitness, Group Exercise, Intramural Sports, Outdoor Adventures , Safety Certifications, Sport Clubs and Special Events. These programs are conducted in the award winning Aebersold Student Recreation Center (ARC) and McFarland Recreational Sports Complex (MAC). The department is also responsible for the management of the Ski Lodge and campground.


To promote healthy lifestyles to our students and local community by offering excellent recreational and wellness programs and facilities.


The Office of Campus Recreation complements the mission of Slippery Rock University by enriching and enhancing the quality of life and educational experiences of the university and local communities.


  • Student Development
  • Customer Service
  • Fiscal Integrity
  • Leadership by Example
  • Diversity