Saint Meinrad highly recommends and encourages students to
balance their lives with leisure and exercise.
Saint Meinrad's wellness director and
student volunteers oversee intramural sports programs. A gymnasium
provides areas for basketball and volleyball.
The ground floor of Newman Hall houses a wellness and fitness
center, with weightlifting and exercise equipment, locker rooms,
and classrooms for wellness activities.
Outdoor facilities include tennis and racquetball courts, disc
golf course, lakes for fishing, and paths and rural roads for
walking, running and biking. National and state parks for hiking,
swimming and camping are nearby.
Jack's in the Commons, a student-operated coffee shop located in
the Alumni Commons on campus, is a great place for students,
faculty and guests to study, relax or socialize. Jack's offerings
include coffees, teas, smoothies, shakes and more, as well as a
small assortment of baked snacks including cookies and scones.
Jack's is open during the fall and spring semesters and at
occasional times during the summer.
The UnStable, a student-operated pub on campus, provides a place
for students and guests to relax and enjoy camaraderie during fall
and spring semesters. Students who present a student identification
card receive discounted prices at the UnStable.
Concerts, performances and lectures are scheduled throughout the
year at Saint Meinrad.