Campus Recreation

  • Campus Recreation Advisory Board

    This newly founded committee allows undergraduate and graduate students to be the voice for other students, faculty, and staff on campus!

  • BearFit Classes and Schedule

    Try our BearFit classes like Zumba, Kickboxing, and Chisel Up to get your beach bod ready.

  • Paddleboard and Log Rolling

    Are you looking for a way to work out while having fun? Paddleboard and log rolling are now available at the FRC! Look out for these classes during the spring semester and make sure to sign up quickly before the class fills up.

  • Special Events

    Check out all the Special Events we have going on throughout the year.

  • 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

We are a community dedicated to providing opportunities for recreation and wellness that develop healthy and engaged citizens.

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.

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 (FRC) Hours

The Foster Recreation Center is the campus hub for promoting and supporting healthy living.

Fall and Spring

6:00 a.m.–11:00 p.m.

6:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.

9:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.

Noon–11:00 p.m.


Monday- Friday
6:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.

9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Noon–8:00 p.m

Contact us

Mailing Address
Foster Recreation Center
Missouri State University
Campus Recreation
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897

Office Location
Foster Recreation Center 104