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Student Activities

Virtual and Physical Distant Activities

Students must have UD ID for entry. Face coverings, physical distancing and other safety precautions are expected and enforced at all events and activities (indoor and outdoor, except swimming). While we know members of our community in quarantine or isolation will be unable to enjoy in-person opportunities, we hope they will find community in virtual opportunities until they are cleared to resume in-person activities. All dates, times and locations are subject to change for any reason. For more information, email involvement@udayton.edu.

For updates on events and activities, visit

  • Campus Activities Board: @DaytonCAB
  • Campus Recreation: @ud_campusrec
  • Involved Flyer: @InvolvedFlyer
  • Multi-Ethnic Education and Engagement Center: @mec_ud
  • Student Leadership: @ud_leadership
  • UDLateNight: @UDLATENIGHT 

DAILY

Informal recreational activities in RecPlex, including lap swimming, free weights, cardio equipment, basketball, badminton, racquetball, rock wall and more. Visit activeflyers.udayton.edu for more information.

RecBike check out: Explore local trails and take your workout outdoors by checking out a RecBike. Reservations are required on activeflyers.udayton.edu.

Mondays, 8-9:30 p.m. | Introduction to Rock Climbing and Belaying Workshop

Learn the basics of rock climbing, equipment use, inspection and care, and how to belay (control the rope) for a climber. Visit activeflyers.udayton.edu for more information. 

Saturdays, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (weather permitting) | RecPlex Evanston entrance

RecBike Group Rides: Join recbike staff on a no-drop group ride and exploration of local paved trails. Route varies weekly and departs from the RecPlex Evanston entry at 10:30 a.m. on Saturdays when the weather is warmer than 50 degrees and it is not raining. Eight participants maximum, close-toed shoes and masks are required.

Sundays, 10 a.m., Noon, 5 p.m., 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. | Chapel of the Immaculate Conception

Mass: The Eucharist is the "source and summit of the Christian life" (Lumen gentium, no. 11). We invite you to join us in this celebration on campus. Mass schedule updates can be found here. To be present in person in the chapel, please register ahead of time in 1850A livestream of the 10 a.m. Sunday mass is available each week on our YouTube page.

Sundays, 4 p.m. (online only) | Interdenominational Worship Services

During this service, you can expect to reflect upon and be impelled by the Word, the vibrancy of a diverse community and varied musical selections from hymns, Gospel and modern Christian music. Service lasts approximately one hour. A livestream is available each week on Campus Ministry's YouTube page.

APRIL

Check 1850.udayton.edu for information on the events listed below.

 

April 30, 4-8 p.m. | CAB Spring Carnival | KU Central Mall

Ongoing through April 30 | Group Fitness Program

The Group Fitness program offers a friendly and welcoming environment that encourages members to maintain and enhance lifelong fitness and healthy lifestyles here at UD and in the future. Our certified instructors teach safe, fun and challenging classes designed to increase strength, improve flexibility and balance, and challenge cardiovascular endurance to meet the needs of the UD community. Visit activeflyers.udayton.edu to register.

Ongoing through April 30 | Personal Training Program

We are here to motivate you! Our goal is to provide you with the knowledge, skills and strength to obtain your goals both in fitness and in life. We strongly believe that working through physical challenges with us in the gym strengthens your muscles and your ability to overcome everyday stresses leading to a higher quality of life. Visit activeflyers.udayton.edu to register your team.

Ongoing through April 30 | Play and Paddle in the Park at Old River

Join Campus Recreation at Old River Park for a canoe or kayak paddle around the scenic one-mile moat around Curran Place or bring your hammock, fishing pole or yard games; walk the trails, read a book, picnic; or generally enjoy the many physical and mental benefits of nature. Advanced reservations are required for canoeing and kayaking at activeflyers.udayton.edu.

Ongoing through April 30 | Intramural Sports Programming

Single-day events and season-long leagues offer students opportunities to have fun while being active. Sports include sand volleyball, disc golf, flag football, kickball, softball and a fishing tournament among others. Visit activeflyers.udayton.edu to register your team.

MAY

May 1, 6:30-8 p.m. | UDLateNight Kayaking with Campus Recreation | Old River Park

IM Indoor Cycling Competition  

Spinning meets intramural sports for our new IM Indoor Cycling Competition! Win your league, win a UD Intramural Sports Championship t-shirt! No Spinning bike experience necessary, no gears on the bike, just a resistance knob. Our trained staff will be on hand to assist with bike set-up. Top finishers (greatest distance biked - miles measured by a speedometer on your bike) will advance to the next heat. Register on IM Leagues 

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Stay tuned for the following…

The University will construct an outdoor prayer labyrinth on campus. Details forthcoming. More info on outdoor prayer labyrinths can be found here.


Ongoing Activities and Engagement Opportunities

Earn PATH Points with Student Leadership Programs

Throughout the semester, students can access online leadership resources and modules. The modules focus on leadership, the common good, values alignment, and learning in community. They also provide opportunities for Leadership in Service Scholars to fulfill their scholarship requirements. Several modules offer PATH credit each month. Register at 1850.udayton.edu. To access the modules on the Isidore site, email studentleadership@udayton.edu

PATH-ELIGIBLE OPPORTUNITIES

To view all available opportunities, visit AVIATE calendar in 1850. Subscribe to the calendar to see events directly on your Google Calendar (or personal calendar).