Hoogenboom Health & Recreation


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The Hoogenboom Health and Recreation Center has the focus of core activity classes during the day and has a vibrant night life with intramural activities.

It is a multipurpose venue used for a variety of events. It also houses two dance studios, racquetball court, classrooms, conference rooms and locker rooms.  

Separate Men's and Women's faculty and staff locker rooms are available on the lower level of the Hoogenboom Gym.  These are semi-public locker rooms available to emeriti, faculty and staff, and require a Calvin ID. Private, lockable changing rooms are available in the family locker room near the Venema Aquatic Center.

Quick facts

  • Can be set for 3 volleyball, 2 basketball or 8 badminton courts
  • Has over 700 students involved in intramural sports from basketball to wiffle ball
  • The HRC is usually open for recreational and intramural activities starting at 3:30 p.m. everyday
  • The dance studio and dance loft are the main location for the rehearsals of the Dance Guild and Rangeela - student groups with over 500 students
Quick Facts
  • 2200

    -person capacity

  • 46,000

    square feet

  • 2

    basketball games can be played at a time

The Hoogenboom is closed at this time.


Convenient parking available in Parking Lot 6 and Parking Lot 7. (parking map)


Accessible parking, automatic door opener, accessible entrance, barrier-free restrooms, elevators

Hoogenboom Health and Recreation Center



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