Office

Campus Recreation

Club and intramural sports provide an opportunity to enjoy a sport and meet new people in a fun and spirited atmosphere while increasing your physical fitness.

Student Affairs

Contact Information

Mike Rodier '06, Director of Recreation

508-767-7072


Location

Plourde Recreation Center - Room 113


Hours

Note: Due to the COVID-19 situation, the Plourde is closed to outside guests.

Monday - Thursday 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Friday 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday 12 to10 p.m.

Pool Hours

 

Enriching Your University Experience

The Department of Campus Recreation and the Plourde Recreation Center are committed to a student-centered approach for recreation programs and facilities. The recreation programs are designed to enrich the college experience for all participants and provide diverse opportunities that promote a sense of community, support student development and encourage the pursuit of a healthy and active lifestyle.

We aim to meet these goals through offering variety of intramural sports, club sports, fitness classes, and special programs.  The Plourde Recreation Center is fully equipped with cardio equipment, free weights, selectorized machines & stretching/meditation areas. The facility also includes a pool, racquetball courts, aerobics studio, saunas and multipurpose courts for a variety of open recreation activities. There are numerous opportunities for employment and leadership positions in Recreation such as Facility Supervisor, Building Staff, Intramural Official, Lifeguard, Water Safety Instructor or Fitness Class Instructor.

Campus recreation takes a holistic approach when developing these goals with a person’s wellbeing in mind by seeing the connection between physical, mental, and emotional health. Campus recreation aims to create an atmosphere that promotes a healthy and active lifestyle.

What Does Assumption Offer You?

Sep 28 Tue

Hound Academy: Building Your Resume & Writing Your Essay

Join Assumption Admissions for an informative discussion on building your resume and writing your essay. During the virtual workshop, you will learn more about marketing your achievements, choosing the right essay topic for you, and preparing an application that stands out.

Sep. 28, 2021
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Virtual
Register
Oct 12 Tue

Student Life Presentation and Panel

Join us virtually to take a closer look at student life at Assumption. Learn more about living and learning at Assumption University. Ask your questions to current students. Hear about residential life, student involvement, campus traditions, and more!

Oct. 12, 2021
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Virtual
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Oct 19 Tue

Hound Academy: Making Your Application Standout

Assumption Admissions invites you to this virtual session where you will discuss how to not only successfully complete your application, but how to use tools to differentiate your application from others - especially when applying to specific programs.

Oct. 19, 2021
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Virtual
Register

Campus Events

Sep 28 Tue

Hound Academy: Building Your Resume & Writing Your Essay

Join Assumption Admissions for an informative discussion on building your resume and writing your essay. During the virtual workshop, you will learn more about marketing your achievements, choosing the right essay topic for you, and preparing an application that stands out.

Sep. 28, 2021
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Virtual
Register
Oct 12 Tue

Student Life Presentation and Panel

Join us virtually to take a closer look at student life at Assumption. Learn more about living and learning at Assumption University. Ask your questions to current students. Hear about residential life, student involvement, campus traditions, and more!

Oct. 12, 2021
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Virtual
Register
Oct 19 Tue

Hound Academy: Making Your Application Standout

Assumption Admissions invites you to this virtual session where you will discuss how to not only successfully complete your application, but how to use tools to differentiate your application from others - especially when applying to specific programs.

Oct. 19, 2021
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Virtual
Register

Campus Recreation Programs and Information