The Arena is the secondary facility for informal recreation at ISU and includes:
The North Gymnasium will accommodate 18 badminton matches, 6 basketball games, 6 volleyball matches, and 6 tennis matches. A jogging/walking track is also available (perimeter of the gym) that requires 8 laps for a mile.
Students, faculty, staff, spouses, dependants, and sponsored Non-University guests may use the indoor tennis courts. Children under 16 years of age must play with parent.
Tennis court reservations may be made Monday – Friday for the following weekend. Reservations may only be made by ISU students, faculty, staff and current members. Call 812 237-4099 to make a reservation.
All court reservations are limited to 90 minutes.
A court may be cancelled to avoid being declared a no-show. Reservations may be cancelled Monday – Friday by calling 812 237-4099 or Saturday – Sunday 812 237-4633.
The ten racquetball courts include two glass walled courts and six of the courts will accommodate wallyball.
Racquetball Courts numbered 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 10 will accommodate walleyball.
The 25 yd pool has six-lanes. (Only available by
See the Arena/HHS Pool Rules
The Dance Rooms accommodate the martial arts, aerobic dance and other dance activities. The spring loaded floor in B92 limits its use to selected activities.
Locker rooms and showers are available to all participants whenever the facilities are open for Informal Sports in the Arena. A limited number of lockers are available each semester in the general faculty/staff locker room. Day lockers are also available for use but must be vacated each day. Each participant must supply their own personal equipment, including a lock.
The Climbing Wall in the North Gym is now operated by the
Department of Kinesiology, Recreation and Sport. Check out their
You must have your ISU ID to enter the North Gym. Rock Wall participants will pay the Rock Wall Guide the fees per visit.
Questions about the Climbing Wall? Please call 812-237-2183.
Please see complete information for all facilities on our HOURS page
View HHS/Arena Building Map (updated Dec. 2012)