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Our Purpose: Chapman Fitness & Recreation Services enhances the student experience by promoting healthy lifestyles and creating opportunities for social interaction and community. Fitness & Recreation Services manages three facilities and coordinates programs, events, and services on campus, online, and throughout Southern California.

Facility Update

Henley Hall Fitness Center, Argyros Fitness Center, and Doti-Struppa Rock Wall will remain closed until further notice. See the COVID Reopening Guide for details. Please visit the Rec Portal for free programming and resources such as GroupX On-Demand and at-home fitness and wellness resources.


Chapman students can participate in GroupX classes at Henley Hall Fitness Center. View the schedule and register for your spot on the Rec Portal.

Henley Hall Fitness Center

6,000 square feet of student-only space for fitness and recreation in the Henley Hall. Featuring a spin studio for indoor cycling and a multipurpose room for GroupX! August 24-29: Monday-Sunday: 10am-6pm; Starting August 30: Monday-Thursday: 7am-11pm; Friday 7am-8pm; Saturday: 10am-6pm; Sunday 10am-8pm.

Julianne Argyros Fitness Center

4,000 square foot fitness center with strength, cardio, and multipurpose equipment. The Julianne Argyros Fitness Center opens August 30. The Fall 2021 Operating Hours: Monday-Thursday: 6am-8pm; Friday: 6am-6pm; Saturday-Sunday: Closed

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!

Open Recreation Hours

Chapman University offers student open recreation hours to use their gym, facilities and fields.

Intramural Sports

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

Activity Classes

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

CU Health & Wellness

Fitness & Recreation Services collaborates with many campus partners to provides resources and events that contribute to students’ holistic wellness. To learn more about maintaining wellness in your daily life, visit the centralized website below.

Chapman Athletics

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

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