The Universities at Shady Grove’s (USG) operations are currently modified to protect the health and safety of students, faculty and staff, given the continued challenges with COVID-19. At this time, most services and courses are being provided remotely or online. Access to campus buildings is limited to approved students, faculty, staff and visitors only. Please visit the USG Onward web page for additional details.

Welcome to the Campus Recreation Center (CRC)! Our goal is to help you reach your fitness potential.


Summer virtual fitness classes/activities begin June 9th, register, today!


At the CRC we provide students, staff, and faculty at the Universities at Shady Grove everything needed to maintain a healthy and fun lifestyle at an affordable price. The fitness center has a variety of resistance equipment along with an assortment of aerobic/cardio classes that makes the CRC a great place to give users a complete workout. Additionally, our Recreation Center provides an opportunity for eligible participants to work out in the fitness center at their leisure during specific times throughout the day.  Participants have access to strength training, free weights, cardiovascular & selected fitness equipment.  Personal Trainers are available to provide assistance and answer questions.

The CRC consists of a workout room, an aerobics / game room, a lounge and a locker room complete with showers! Our lounge offers students and faculty with a relaxing area that includes a big-screen plasma TV, magazines, several comfortable sofas and chess/checker tables. Our workout room is equipped with treadmills, bikes, ellipticals and a universal fitness unit.