Wellness & Recreation

Announcement    Friday, May 13, 2022
The Wellness and Recreation Center pools are closed for an undetermined length of time due to a mechanical failure. In an effort to minimize the inconvenience to GC Students and paying members of the WRC, the Centennial Center pool has been opened for their use. Centennial Center pool usage restrictions will be the same as if patrons were using the WRC pools. At this time, access to the Centennial Center pool is limited to current GC Students with their valid Bobcat ID, and current...
Announcement    Monday, May 2, 2022
Georgia College’s Rec Sports athletes celebrated the close of a huge year with a cookout and ceremony last week. “We wanted to celebrate the hard work and dedication of our students,” said Drew Bruton, associate director of Wellness and Recreation. “Most of these students had their year cut short a couple of years ago and last year did not get to participate in a traditional setting due to COVID. Because of that, we wanted to make sure they knew we appreciated their effort throughout...
Announcement    Wednesday, February 23, 2022
The WRC will have modified hours on Homecoming Weekend to allow for students to participate in Homecoming activities.  Friday, February 25, 2022: 6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.   (No evening pool hours), and Saturday, February 26, 2022: 10:00 a.m. - Noon.  Regular operation hours will resume on Sunday, February 27th.  
Announcement    Thursday, February 17, 2022
The Wellness and Recreation Center has expanded it's weekend hours. New Hours are as follows: Monday - Thursday 6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.  Friday 6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.  Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.  Full-time, benefit-eligible Georgia College employees can purchase a WRC membership for just $25/month. Memberships for community members, age 18+ are available for $50/month.  Website:  https://gcsu.edu/wellnessrec Phone: (478) 445-7777 | Email:  wellness.recreation@gcsu.edu...
Announcement    Wednesday, February 16, 2022
The Wellness and Recreation Center is  accepting applications for summer lifeguards.  This is a great job for both college and high school students. Lifeguard Certification Provided.  Email steven.wright@gcsu.edu for details. 
Announcement    Monday, January 31, 2022
The Wellness and Recreation Center is now accepting applications for summer lifeguards. This is a great job for both college and high school students.  Email steven.wright@gcsu.edu for details. 
Announcement    Tuesday, January 18, 2022
The Mental Health Initiative of Georgia College would like to share some new mental health resources with the GC community. Check out out https:/www.gcsu.edu/gcmentalhealth to find all of the resources available to you on campus and online.  Here is a website where you will find information about Mental Health Emergencies & Crisis resources; 24 hour support line; Online resources; Campus resources; and how to get trainings for you or your group.  Are you concerned about someone’s mental...
Announcement    Friday, January 14, 2022
The GC Wellness and Recreation Center will be closed from Saturday, January 15, through Monday, January 17, 2022 in observance of the MLK, Jr. Holiday.  Please have a safe and healthy weekend and join us back at the WRC bright and early on Tuesday morning, January 18, 2022.   Full WRC Operation hours can be found at https://www.gcsu.edu/wellnessrec/operational-hours-wellness-and-recreation.  
Announcement    Friday, November 19, 2021
The Wellness and Recreation Center (WRC) will have modified hours next week in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday. Beginning on Wednesday, 11/24/21 the WRC will close at 5:00 p.m. and remain closed through the weekend. We will reopen and resume normal operation hours on Monday, 11/29/21.  For more details about the WRC operation hours, programs and memberships, please visit https://www.gcsu.edu/wellnessrec.
Announcement    Wednesday, November 10, 2021
This Saturday, November 13 the WRC Adventure Programs will be partnering up with the Oconee River Greenway Foundation to help keep the Greenway Clean! Be prepared to get dirty as we pick up trash, clear off trails, remove invasive weeds, and anything else we can do to help. Lunch will be provided to those who register ahead of time. This is a free event and we will be there from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Please go ahead and sign up so we know how much food to get! To register go to WRC.gcsu.edu...