Campus Recreation

Welcome to Missouri State's Foster Recreation Center

  • Winter Break Hours

    Click here for more information about our closures and change hours of operation during winter break.

  • Facebook

    Visit our Facebook page!

  • BearFit Classes and Schedule

    BearFit Unlimited Pass is now only $20! Come get yours today!

  • Personal Training

    Our trainers help you overcome your fitness barriers in sessions designed specifically to fit your needs and help you reach your goals.

  • Massage Therapy

    Campus Recreation offers the opportunity to get away from your stress without ever leaving campus. Convenient and affordable massage therapy is available for both members and non-members of the Foster Recreation Center.

About Campus Recreation

The Missouri State Campus Recreation department fosters an inclusive community, promotes physical activity and encourages wellness to enrich the university learning experience.

Certifications and Trainings

One way Campus Recreation promotes healthy living and wellness is by offering Missouri State students and employees the opportunity to receive training and certification in lifesaving techniques, fitness instruction and more.

Employment Opportunities

Campus Recreation offers part-time jobs with flexible hours, valuable work experience and a great atmosphere. Many positions do not require previous experience and are able to accommodate student schedules.


Locations across campus provide Missouri State students and employees with great tools for their recreational activities.

Fee Wavier Process

New Online Payment Processes: My Benefit Code (Noncredit Course Fee Waiver), Credit Card, and Electronic Check

Sustainable Features

The Bill R. Foster and Family Recreation Center offers a walking tour that points out the sustainable features of Missouri State University's Recreation Center.


Contact one of our staff members directly.

Online Services

Manage memberships, reserve equipment and register for classes and intramurals with the online service center.

Foster Recreation Center

Fall 2015 hours:

Monday - Thursday
6 a.m.-11 p.m.
6 a.m.-9 p.m.
9 a.m.-9 p.m.
Noon-11 p.m.




Contact us

Foster Recreation Center
Missouri State University
Campus Recreation 
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65807
Office Location
Foster Recreation Center 104