Faculty/Staff Opportunities

Explore the many opportunities for Portland State University faculty and staff to get involved with Campus Rec!


During the COVID-19 Closure, here are the main resources for Portland State faculty and staff:

MEMBERSHIP: All Campus Rec memberships are suspended during the closure. Members will not be charged any late fees. Due to the timing of our closure, payroll deductions for March have been adjusted by PSU Human Resources to reflect the closure for 3/16 - 3/30. All payroll deductions for April have been paused through HR. 

Campus Rec Membership

  • Faculty/staff membership: $35.00/30 days
  • Plus one of faculty/staff: $37.00/30 day

Faculty/Staff Group X Classes

Group X classes provide an excellent opportunity for faculty and staff to develop and maintain their physical, mental and social wellbeing, while also contributing to a healthy, happy and engaged PSU community.

  • Free to Faculty/Staff with PSU employee ID
  • Classes held in ASRC 220
  • No membership required
  • Access to locker rooms not included

Fitness On-The-Go

Custom Group X fitness classes are available to PSU student groups, faculty, staff, and departments. Instructors travel to various spaces across campus, eliminating barriers by bringing Group X to a convenient location with familiar faces. Fitness On-the-Go is a great option for group team building, stress management, exercise, and fun!

  • $20/class (30 – 60 minutes)
  • Meet in various spaces across campus
  • Two weeks’ notice required
  • Groups must coordinate space reservation

Custom Outdoor Trips

Join the Outdoor Program for guided outdoor trips led by student trip leaders at affordable prices. Custom outdoor trips allow members of a PSU club, program, or department to have a collaborative experience in nature that can bring them together and enhance team bonding.

  • Variety of trip options
  • Trips must be set up by Week 5 of the term prior to the trip
  • Pricing varies based on trip type, group size, and trip length

Outdoor Equipment Rentals

Need gear to enjoy the outdoors? The Outdoor Program Equipment Rental Center has gear ready for you to rent at unbeatable prices. 

  • Camping & Backpacking
  • Climbing & Mountaineering
  • Skiing & Snowshoes
  • Raft Packages & Accessories
  • Kayak/SUP Packages
  • Water Sports Clothing

Intramural Sports Equipment

Campus Rec's Intramural Sports provides sports equipment and space for PSU students and departments to play in various organized sports and activities. Equipment is available to rent throughout the year for team building, training, or end-of-year celebrations.

  • Variety of equipment available like cornhole, giant Jenga, kickball and more!
  • Most equipment rentals are FREE and require 2 weeks’ notice
  • Archery Tag and Bubble Balls are offered as a facilitated group activity for $40/hour (minimum of 10 participants for one hour)

Intramural Events

  • Events vary every term
  • FREE for PSU Faculty/Staff
  • Equipment provided

Zoom Pictionary

This is a great team bonding activity that is guaranteed to bring lots of laughter and fun! Please share this with your students and coworkers. Free for PSU students, faculty, and staff.

  • Option 1: Zoom Pictionary League - Create a team with your coworkers or student staff for Intramurals Zoom Pictionary and play each Wednesday at 7 p.m. 
  • Option 2: Email im@pdx.edu and schedule a time for Intramurals Staff to host Zoom Pictionary during one of your zoom meetings or we can teach you how to host it yourself.