Hoogenboom Health & Recreation


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

This multipurpose venue is used for a variety of events. It also houses the 6,000 square-foot Health Center, the Human Performance Lab, two dance studios, a 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
  • Over 700 students involved in intramural sports from basketball to wiffle ball
  • The recreation center 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 student participants



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