Outdoor Recreation
Outdoor Recreation Rock Wall
Intramural Sports
Intramural Sports Flag Football
Campus Health Center
Campus Aquatic Center
New Mexico State University Aquatic Center

NMSU promotes wellness of the body, mind, and spirit, and tangibly supports a culture in which all community members understand, value, and make healthy lifestyle choices.

The Health & Wellness department at NMSU includes the Campus Health Center (for students, faculty & staff), Recreational SportsActivity CenterIntramural SportsOutdoor RecreationFitness/Wellness, and the Aquatic Center (Natatorium). We strive to support the NMSU community with access to physical and mental health care, health & wellness related programs, and to provide facilities for fitness activities.


Activity Center

The 100,000 sq ft James B. Delamater Activity Center houses Recreational Sports, which includes Intramural Sports, Outdoor recreation, Aquatic Center, and the Wellness Programs.

  • Cardio Room
  • 4 Racquetball Courts
  • 12′ Bouldering Wall
  • 25′ Climbing Wall
  • Dance/Aerobic Studio
  • Indoor Cycling Room
  • Indoor Running Track
  • 6 Basketball/Volleyball Courts
  • Outdoor Resource Center
  • Outdoor Intramural Fields
  • Locker Rooms


Campus Aquatics

The NMSU Aquatic Center contains a 25-yard indoor pool and an Olympic-size outdoor pool. Both pools are heated and are open all year round. Come swim laps or go off the 1 meter or 3 meter diving boards during our recreation time.

  • Masters Swim Team
  • Individual Swimming Lessons
  • NMSU Swim School
  • Red Cross Courses
  • Aggie Outlaw Swimming
  • Pool and Lane Rentals
  • Locker Rooms





Intramural Sports

Intramural sports offer competitive and fun individual, dual and team sports. Teams compete against each other within the NMSU community.

  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Disc Golf
  • Dodge Ball
  • Flag Football
  • Golf
  • Handball
  • Kickball
  • Racquetball
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Volleyball
  • Water Polo

Outdoor Recreation

Outdoor Recreation offers opportunities to meet new people, see new places and have new and diverse experiences. Please join us in one of our adventures or we can assist with planning and outfitting yours.

  • Adventure Arts Series
  • Climbing Wall
  • Bike Shop
  • Outdoor Leadership Program
  • Outdoor Center
  • Trips & Clinics




Group Fitness

Walk-in with endless possibilities, choose your fitness path, transform into the new you. Fitness classes are available M-F. Check the website for class schedules.

  • Aqua Aerobics
  • Body Blast
  • Body Sculpting
  • Cardio
  • Indoor Cycling
  • Kickboxing
  • Pilates
  • Yoga


Campus Health Center

Healthcare services are available to students, faculty, staff, retirees, and dependents who are enrolled in health insurance through the Campus Health Center. Student Health Fees cover unlimited free access to the Campus Health Center for students. Employees may access the Campus Health Center with a $5 co-pay and without use of their sick leave.

Health & Wellness Employment Opportunities

NMSU provides many opportunities for students who work part-time while attending classes. The Health and Wellness Centers have both work-study and regular student employees.

  • Activity Center Staff
  • Bike Mechanic
  • Clerical Aide
  • Climbing Wall Attendant
  • Fitness Attendant
  • Group Fitness Instructors
  • Health Aide
  • Lifeguards
  • Outdoor Center Attendant
  • Outdoor Trip Leaders
  • Sports Camp Counselor
  • Sports Officials
  • Swim School Instructors
  • Weight Room Attendant