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Student Life

» Fitness & Wellness

Chapman University offers a variety of recreation, fitness and wellness opportunities for students. Along with student-athletes competing in sports at the NCAA Division III level in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC), departments from Fitness and Recreation Services, Athletics and others offer programs for all students. From intramural sports to our on campus fitness facilities, there are plenty of ways to get involved on campus while promoting physical fitness and wellness.


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Julianne Argyros Fitness Center

4,000 square foot fitness center with strength, cardio, and multipurpose equipment for full-time students, faculty, and staff. Monday-Thursday: 5 a.m.-12 a.m., Friday: 5 a.m.-10 p.m., Saturday-Sunday: 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
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Henley Hall Fitness Center

6,000 square feet of student-only space for fitness and recreation in the Henley Hall Basement. Featuring a spin studio for indoor cycling and a multipurpose room for group fitness. Monday-Thursday: 7 a.m.-12 a.m., Friday: 7 a.m.-10 p.m., Saturday-Sunday: 8 a.m.-10 p.m.
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Doti-Struppa Rock Wall

The Doti-Stuppa Rock Wall is a 51-foot tall climbing wall located in the Sandhu Residence Hall. Climbers of all levels of experience are welcome!
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Open Recreation Hours

Chapman University offers student open recreation hours to use their gym, facilities and fields.
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GroupX is a series of free fitness sessions in the Henley Hall Fitness Center. Student instructors lead sessions including Spin, Yoga, HIIT, Kickboxing, Pilates, Zumba, and Barre. Learn more by clicking the GroupX link above to take you to the Rec Portal.
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Student Health Center

Student Health Services offers professionally licensed nurses, nurses practitioners and physicians.
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Nutrition, Student Psychological Counseling Services

Students have access to brief counseling and psychotherapy to help adjust to and function in a university environment.
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Mindfulness Meditation

Fish Interfaith Center offers Mindfulness Meditation sessions for all students, aiding with mental health and wellness.
Ultimate Frisbee

Intramural Sports

A wide array of intramural sports including ultimate Frisbee, soccer and basketball are offered at Chapman University.
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Activity Classes

To learn the about variety of athletic classes offered through Chapman University academics please visit our online portal My.Chapman

Chapman Athletics

Learn more about the University’s athletic opportunities and events by visiting Chapman’s Athletics website.

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