Fitness and Recreation

Holding your conference, meeting, retreat or youth program at Marquette provides convenient access to campus fitness and recreation facilities. The Helfaer Tennis Stadium and Recreation Center features six air-conditioned tennis courts, a 25-yard swimming pool with one and three meter diving boards. two outdoor sand volleyball courts, and five interchangeable basketball and volleyball courts. The Rec Plex features a suspended jogging track, 25-yard lap pool, two gymnasiums and a golf practice area. Both facilities include a fitness center, weight room and variety of cardio machines.

Additional campus recreation outlets include:

* Union Sports Annex, featuring a 12-lane bowling center, sport court and gaming area

* Brooks Lounge with pool tables, dart boards, arcade and board games and two large screen TVs

* Residence hall activity space for playing billiards, ping pong and foosball

* Green space throughout campus for outdoor fun or relaxation

And only minutes from campus, many more opportunities for fun and adventure await. Enjoy biking, hiking or walking along one of the city's lakefront trails. Rent a kayak, canoe or paddleboard for a river-level view of the city and its architecture. Or meander down the Milwaukee river and onto Lake Michigan aboard a pontoon boat, sailing vessel or specially themed sightseeing cruise.