The Office of Campus Recreation is the Student Wellness segment in the Academic and Student Affairs. Campus Recreation leadership is comprised of seven professional team members serving in a variety of capacities to provide facilities, programs and services to students, ARC members and guests.
The professional team of Slippery Rock University's Office of Campus Recreation has been very involved in both the national and state branches of the organization as well as attending conferences and workshops, hosting state workshops, serving on committees, making professional presentations and serving as officers. SRU Campus Recreation is a member of the National Intramural Recreational Sports Association (NIRSA)-Leaders in Collegiate Recreation and the Pennsylvania state branch PIRSA (Pennsylvania Intramural Recreational Sports Association).
The Office of Campus Recreation is affiliated with the NIRSA - Leaders in Collegiate Recreation. NIRSA is the national organization providing international leadership for campus recreation. The association is committed to be recognized internationally as the leader in recreation within higher education, dedicated to excellence in student and professional development, education, research and standards. NIRSA's commitment, creativity and strategic partnerships are consistently demonstrated through outstanding programs, facilities and services.
The state branch of NIRSA is the Pennsylvania Intramural Recreational Sports Association (PIRSA). PIRSA's purpose is to promote and enhance the quality of recreational sports programs in various settings throughout the state by means of professional meetings, publications, dissemination of ideas and maintenance of policies consistent with the philosophy of the NIRSA.