Recreational Sports houses many facilities around the Oregon State University campus, providing space for a variety of activities. These spaces are also available to rent.

Dixon Recreation Center 

A state-of-the-art recreation facility with multiple gyms, courts, and studio spaces. The facility includes weight rooms, an Olympic Lifting Studio, a climbing center, cardio equipment, an indoor track and an aquatics center.

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Dixon Recreation Center Features
  • Gyms (2)
  • Functional Training Studio
  • Locker Rooms
  • Pools (See Steven's Natatorium, below.)
  • Multipurpose Rooms (3)
  • Our Little Village | Dixon Child Care Center
  • Racket Courts (3 racquetball, 2 squash)
  • Indoor Track (1/10 mile)
  • Sand Volleyball Courts (3)

McAlexander Fieldhouse

Located at Jefferson Ave and Benton Way, McAlexander Fieldhouse includes a multipurpose court, turf field, rock climbing wall, and a classroom.

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McAlexander Fieldhouse Features
  • Gym - 100ft x 115ft
    • Basketball (2)
    • Volleyball (2)
    • Badminton (6)
  • Turf - 100ft x 95ft
    • Indoor Soccer
    • Group Turf Workouts
  • Climbing Center
    • 43ft tall
    • 60-linear-ft bouldering wall
    • Instructional deck
    • Top-rope climbing
  • Queenex Training Equipment


Dixon Pool (Steven's Natatorium)

Steven's Natatorium boasts an eight-lane lap swim pool, a dive well. 

Dixon Pool Features
  • toys for kids
  • kick boards
  • hand buoys
  • inner tubes and rafts
  • fun noodles
  • lifejackets
  • floating mats
  • pace clocks
  • pull buoys
  • water basketballs
  • Swim fins
  • Aqua jogging belts
  • Aqua jogging cuffs
  • diving rings

Indoor Tennis Pavilion 

Located on SW Washington Way between 26th and 30th streets, the Indoor Tennis Pavilion's four courts complement the six outdoor tennis courts immediately to its west.

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