Recreation and Sport Clubs
We promote a healthy and active lifestyle at NIU, which is why we offer outstanding recreation experiences that are fun, safe, inclusive and educational to help support your pursuit of wellness. From runners to weight lifters, sport enthusiasts to rock climbers, swimmers to paddlers, we accommodate a variety of interests for you to explore.
Campus Recreation has multiple facilities with plenty of space and equipment for informal drop-in exercise and play!
The aquatics program at Gabel Hall Pool offers swimmers a chance to swim laps, work on water fitness and hang out with friends.
The intramural sports program is the perfect way to be active, get involved, meet new people and have fun!
Outdoor Adventures provides a variety of fun and affordable trips ranging from local day events to extended trips, as well as gear for rent.
Our student-run clubs are a great way to make new friends, get involved on campus and play, whether you are experienced or not.