Office of

Recreation and Wellness

Rise to the Challenge

The Office of Recreation and Wellness offers a variety of recreational activities for all including intramural sports, fitness and wellness programming, outdoor adventure opportunities, and more. All activities are included with student tuition and fees (except personal training and outdoor adventure trips).

Newly renovated Florrie Chappell Gymnasium houses Recreation and Wellness with a variety of state of the art excercise and training equipment. The lower level of the Student Success Center (SSC) houses the Intramural Gym, Racquetball Courts, Group Fitness Studio, and Climbing Wall. The Game Room is located on the second floor of the SSC. 


Florrie Chappell Gymnasium

Group Fitness Classes

Intramural Sports

Outdoor Recreation

The Fitness Center is open to all students, faculty and staff, and Hurricane Club members. Currently, no community members are permitted to use the Fitness Center or pool until further notice.

Department Contact

Office of Recreation and Wellness

Florrie Chappell Gymnasium



The Deriso Pool

The Deriso Pool will be closed for the time being. Options are currently being explored for all GSW students, faculty and staff starting back during the Fall semester. Thank you for your patience and understanding. 

GSW Wellness Hub

The Office of Recreation and Wellness is dedicated to serving the GSW community by promoting and encouraging a balanced and healthy lifestyle through educational programming, leadership, and inclusive receational opportunities. 

IMLeagues is the intramural league registration program used by GSW Recreation and Wellness. IMLeagues can be used to register for intramural sports and intramural tournaments. 


IMLeagues Registration

The GSW Wellness Hub is an online wellness magazine and app with articles and videos on mental health and wellness including sleep habits, study tips, new food recipes and even fitness routines. Access the Wellness Hub at or by downloading the CampusWell app on Apple or Android. Once downloaded, search for Georgia Southwestern State University to access the Care@GSW Wellness Hub.

GSW Wellness Hub

Game Room

On the second floor of the SSC, students can find the Game Room activity area. Complete with ping-pong tables, pool tables, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and board games, the Game Room allows students to disengage from the day-to-day stresses and relax with friends.

Game Room Hours

Monday-Wednesday: 4:00pm-10:00pm
Thursday: 3:00pm -12:00am
Friday-Sunday: 5:00pm-9:00pm

Prefer to get outside? Check out our outdoor recreation options!