Informal Recreation allows Ball State University affiliates to engage in recreational activities to enhance a physical, social, and emotional lifestyle. We strive to provide patrons excellent customer services in order to make your experiences enjoyable and welcoming.
5 Court Gymnasium
3 Multi-Purpose Rooms
Indoor Turf Building
Rock Climing Wall
Outdoor Pursuits Rental Center
Even More Options!
All of these facilities found in the new Student Recreation & Wellness Center are in addition to the following existing recreation areas. In total, Ball State Recreation offers over 400,000 Square Feet of recreational facilities!
- Ball Gym Fitness Room/Track
- Ball Gym Pool
- Cardinal Creek Tennis Complex
- Field Sports Building
- Lewellen Pool
- Racquetball Courts - Protective eyewear is highly recommended in order to reduce the chance of eye injuries.
Contact Recreation Services
Main Office Number:
Facilities & Informal Contacts
Assistant Director of Programs:
Assistant Director Informal Recreation:
Please follow Ball States's Code of Conduct while using Recreation facilities.
Rules / Restrictions
Facilities are first come first serve
Athletic or non-marking shoes are permitted
Closed toed shoes must be worn in the fitness center
Appropriate clothing is enforced
Inappropriate behavior including vulgar language is not tolerated and will be subject to removal from the facilities