Sports & Recreation Center Building
100 Institute Road, Worcester MA, 01609
The stunning 145,000-square-foot Sports and Recreation Center opened in 2012 and features a state-of-the-art fitness center, competition swimming pool, four-court gymnasium, indoor running track, rowing tanks, racquetball and squash courts, and aerobic studios. The building also contains offices of coaches and staff of the Department of Physical Education, Recreation, and Athletics and is home to the wrestling team. Designed and constructed in alignment with WPI’s commitment to environmental sustainability, the LEED-certified building is also one of the greenest sports centers in the nation and includes features such as rooftop solar panels and a rainwater collection system.