Samford University

Campus Recreation

The Office of Campus Recreation offers competitive and recreational intramural activities, outdoor recreation activities, club sports, fitness programs and the Alpine Tower climbing experience, as well as coordinating hours of operation for Seibert Hall and the Bashinsky Fieldhouse. 


Fitness Center

The student fitness center is located on the upper level of the west side of Pete Hanna Center. This state-of-the-art facility has eight treadmills, eight ellipticals, and four Lifecycles, all with personal televisions. The cardio room also includes Signature Series Strength equipment. The fitness center is free to all current Samford students, faculty and staff (bring Samford ID). Spouses of students and staff may use the Pete Hanna Center if they are accompanied by their spouse and bring a driver’s license with them. For more information, call Campus Recreation at 205-726-2194. 

Basketball Gym/Raquetball

There are several basketball gyms available for students to use.  Basketballs are available to check-out at the front desk of Seibert.  There are also four racquetball courts in the lower level of the Baskinsky Fieldhouse.


The Loft

The Loft is a great place for a study break. Located on the fourth floor of Seibert Hall, the Loft has pool tables, table tennis, and gaming systems available for use.


If you are a top-level student-athlete, or just like to have fun, Campus Recreation has an intramural event designed for you. They offer a variety of events throughout the year for students and/or faculty/staff that are played on various skill levels. There are leagues and tournaments for men, women, and co-rec teams. Championship teams will receive t-shirts and are eligible to participate in extramural events around the country. Students and their spouses are eligible for intramural sports at Samford. For more information and a list of sports offered, see

For other fitness and recreation opportunities, please see