Campus Recreation

The Office of Campus Recreation provides SRU students, alumni, faculty/staff and the general public the opportunity to ROCK'n Recreate on the Slippery Rock University campus. ROCK'n Recreate with Campus Recreation assists in developing an active, healthy and meaningful lifestyle involving the wellness dimensions. Campus Recreation offers programs, facility reservations and rentals at the on-campus campground and Ski Lodge, as well as  state-of-the art facilities.

  • Aebersold Student Recreation Center (The ARC) 
  • McFarland Recreational Sports Complex (The MAC)
  • Ski Lodge and Campground 

Programs include aquatics, fitness and wellness, 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). 


Promote healthy lifestyles by offering excellent recreational and wellness programs utilizing state of the art facilities and equipment.


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