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Welcome to the Rec & Outing Center

Welcome to the Recreation & Outing Center. The Recreation & Outing Center, located in the basement of the Memorial Union, now boasts eight new bowling lanes with automatic scoring, eight new pool tables, two table tennis platforms, one 16-foot shuffleboard table, foosball table, an air hockey machine, and a Wii. The R&O Center has daily specials every week during the school year to fill your spare time. If you have an idea how to make the R&O even better, or if you have an idea for an outdoor adventure or an MU Break, please visit with one of our courteous staff members. We will try to make your ideas happen. After all, this is YOUR Recreation & Outing Center. Enjoy!!!

Week Night Specials



Monday Night Bowling League

This league is open to all NDSU students, staff, and faculty. The teams will consist of 2-4 member teams competing for cash prizes.  The league will be played at 6:30 p.m. on Mondays beginning October 13 and ending Dead Week.  Cost is $25 per team.  Participants will be competing for cash prizes with a 90% payout.  Participants must register in the Recreation & Outing Center.    Registration ends October 6.



Tuesday Night Billiards League

The NDSU 8-Ball Billiards League has been our most popular league for years and has proven to be the jumping off point for many participants who want to play in a national collegiate tournament each summer.  This league is open to all NDSU students, staff, and faculty and will be played at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesdays beginning October 7 and ending Dead Week.  Cost is $20 per individual.  Participants will be competing for cash prizes with a 90% payout.  Participants must register in the Recreation & Outing Center.  Registration ends September 30.



Strike Out Hunger

Bring (2) non-perishable food items per person and get (1) free hour of bowling.  Food items will be donated to a local non-for-profit organization.  Sponsored in collaboration with the Memorial Union Volunteer Network. Time:  7:00pm - 11:00pm.



Red Pin Bowling

Come out and join the most popular activity of the week.  The bowling begins at 7pm and will go to 11pm.  If you get a strike when any of the corner pins are a red pin then you win a 20 oz. soda.  Drawings will be held for DVDs, Red Pin T-shirts.

Time:  7:00pm - 11:00pm
Cost:  $5/person


Bison Pride Friday
Have Bison Pride?  If you’re sporting any Bison clothing, come on down to the Recreation & Outing Center and enjoy discounts on bowling and billiards.

MU Live - 9:30pm-1am

MU Live info here

Saturday & Sunday

Weekend Madness - 1pm - 11pm

Come join the fun.  Bowling is only $5/hour/lane and the billiards tables are only $2/hour/table. Campus Live events occasionally follow Weekend Madness - check the Campus Live Schedule HERE.

Recreation Center Semester Hours
Monday-Friday - 10:00am-11:00pm
Saturday & Sunday - 1:00pm-11:00pm

Recreation Center Summer/Holiday Hours
Monday-Friday - 12:00pm-4:00pm
Saturday & Sunday - Closed
**Additional hours and closures will be posted at the front desk

The Recreation & Outing Center is located in the basement of the Memorial Union.

For more information regarding all the happenings at the R&O call 231-8911 or just stop on down! 
Email Jake Waldner at

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North Dakota State University
Administration Phone: +1 (701) 231-8241
Campus address: Memorial Union
Physical/delivery address: 1401 Administration Ave., Fargo, ND 58102
Mailing address: NDSU Dept. 5340 / PO Box 6050 / Fargo, ND 58108-6050
Page manager: Memorial Union

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 3:14:24 PM