Welcome to Campus Recreation & Wellness!

At CRW, our mission is to provide life-changing wellness opportunities to the Furman community that encourage active, healthy lifestyles. This is done through a variety of activities and programs that promote friendships, community, and FUN! CRW supports the Furman Advantage by generating high-impact opportunities through student employment. Students develop career readiness competencies while earning money and having a fun job that supports academic priorities.

CRW is headquartered in the Lay Physical Activities Center, or as we call it, the PAC. Have a Campus Rec. question? Stop by the PAC Fitness Center and we’ll help guide you for that Group Fitness class, IM team, lifeguarding class, FUOC trip, or whatever wellness adventure you’re seeking. In CRW, we believe that all experience levels are welcome. Campus Recreation & Wellness – “built for everybody“.

CRW Program Areas:

  • Aquatics
  • Competitive Sports
  • Fitness & Wellness
  • Outdoor Adventures

Our Foundations


Campus Recreation & Wellness provides life-changing wellness opportunities to the Furman community that encourage active, healthy lifestyles.


To be an integral link in the Furman community’s wellbeing by providing state-of-the-art facilities, programs, equipment, and instruction.


  • Foster a welcoming environment to all
  • Analyze, think critically, and synthesize
  • Build a resilient body & mindset
  • Think outside the box
  • Be responsible & take the initiative

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PAC Fitness Center

From workout equipment to a swimming pool, our multipurpose fitness center has it all.

Discover CRW Facilities

Join our team and build your career readiness competencies!

In alignment with The Furman Advantage, employment in Campus Recreation & Wellness is aimed at creating a high-impact experience. This is done through developing an employee’s career readiness; annual performance reviews; and conversations, recognition, and feedback. More importantly, this development is done in a fun and fulfilling environment that supports students while they pursue their degree.

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Our heated, 25-yard pool is open year-round for lap swimming, recreational swimming, and group exercise classes. If you’re looking to transform your swim into an intense workout, we provide kickboards, aqua-jogger belts, and other fitness equipment. Along with our pool, our swimming area features a therapy pool. This side pool has a 4-foot and 9-foot-deep section to accommodate the needs of our Sports Medicine Center’s patients.

Club & Intramural Sports

  • Club Sports
  • Intramurals
  • Drop-in programs

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Group Fitness & PAC Fitness Center

Fitness & Wellness encompasses the PAC Fitness Center, Group Fitness Classes, & Wellness initiatives.

Fitness overview

Outdoor Adventures

From the Blue Ridge Mountains in the upstate to the beaches along the coastline, South Carolina is a playground for outdoor enthusiasts.

Learn more about FUOC

Resources for Furman Employees

CRW plays a critical role in the University Wellness Program and wellbeing initiatives. Our focus centers on physical health and wellbeing initiatives. Check out the dedicated page to learn more about employee-focused initiatives:

  • CRW Membership and PAC Fitness Center Access
  • Spouse/Partner & Dependent Access
  • Group Fitness Classes
  • Faculty/Staff Lunch Leagues

Employee Page