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Campus Rec

Welcome to the Campus Rec Program at Ripon College!!!!!! At Ripon College, the Campus Recreation Program seeks to develop individuals by providing multiple opportunities for physical exercise, participation in recreational activities, competitive and noncompetitive sports, and much more! All Campus Recreation activities are open to all students and faculty at Ripon College regardless of their skill level or competitive drive! The Campus Recreation Program affirms and enhances the following principles:

  • Healthy Living
  • Personal Enjoyment
  • Social Interaction
  • Leadership
  • Teamwork
  • Self-respect
  • Sportsmanship
  • Gender Equity
  • Cultural Diversity

 There is no pressure and commitment involved with campus recreation activities like there is with varsity athletics, making our activities a great choice for anyone! It is usually really easy to fit the activities into their schedule as well, as 70% of the student body at Ripon College participates in one or more activities! What do you have to lose? Come join the fun and participate in campus recreation! It will be worth your while and you’ll make tons of memories! Follow us on social media @RC_CampusRec on Instagram and Twitter to stay up to date with the program!

Have questions about campus recreation or the program? Check and see if they are answered below! If not, please submit them through the form below and we will respond to you ASAP!

 

 

FAQs

Where do you register for campus rec activities?
IMLeagues.com is the website we use for all of our campus rec activities! When an activity is offered, you go to the page for the specific activity and sign up for that. This website is where you make your rosters, can view the schedule, and much more! You can find the link to the website on this page and on our social media accounts in our bios! Making an account is very simple but let us know if you need assistance with that or navigating the website!

How long do campus rec seasons last? How many games will I be expected to play in?
The seasons typically last about four weeks and then there is a tournament after league play finishes. You can play in as many games as your team is scheduled for but there is no pressure to be at every game! If your entire team is unable to make it to one of your games, just email [email protected] 24 hours in advance to let them know.

What kinds of activities does the campus recreation department at Ripon College offer?
Activities are listed on the second menu tab of the campus rec page (on the left). We aim to offer a variety of different activities in order to fit every student’s interests! If we don’t offer something that you believe we should, please email us at [email protected] with your recommendation(s)!

Is Campus Rec at Ripon College coed?
Yes it is! We offer different leagues for each activity we have. There is a league for men, women, and one for both

How competitive is the Campus Recreation Program Activities?
There are different divisions based on the level of competition for the program. The divisions are the A Division (most competitive), B Division (competitive), and C Division (recreational/least competitive)

Are varsity athletes eligible to compete in campus recreation activities?
Varsity athletes are eligible to compete as long as they are not in their current sport’s season. This is a violation of the NCAA’s guidelines. There is a limit to how many varsity players may be on a team as well. Read the Campus Recreation Handbook under “Varsity Athlete Participation” for all the details.

How do the playoffs work for the activities?
Playoffs utilize a bracket format in order from highest to lowest seed. Seeds are determined based on the team’s record from league play. The playoffs occur over a one or two night period depending on the amount of teams that register for the activity.

Are there any awards for winning the tournaments?
The champions for league play activities are campus recreation champion t-shirts supplied by the department free of charge! For stand alone tournaments, these prizes are also given to the winners, but there are more incentives such as gift cards to restaurants and other places in Ripon.

How can I work for the campus recreation department?
The Campus Recreation Department is always looking for anyone interested in officiating the activities! Please reach out to [email protected] if you are interested in becoming an official for the department or if you have any questions about working for the department!

Where can I learn more about the Campus Rec Department and follow the action?
Our social media accounts are @RC_CampusRec on Instagram and Twitter. Go give us a follow if you want to catch all the action and stay up to date on what the program is doing! We are really active with our content :).

Where can I read about the individual sport rules for the activities offered by the department?
Our Campus Recreation Handbook has all the rules we follow for each activity we currently offer. The handbook is on the IMLeagues page. We also send the handbook to each team captain at the start of every season so they can familiarize themselves with the rules for the activity.

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