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Research supports link of Campus Recreation to student health, and learning outcomes.

17.03.2015

 

New research shows a strong correlation between participation in campus recreation and the recruitment, retention, and overall health & wellness of students.

Have a look at these statistics:

  • 68% of students report that campus recreation facilities influenced their decision of which college / university to attend.
  • 62% of students report that campus recreation programs influenced their decision of which college/ university to attend
  • 74% of students report that campus recreation facilities influenced their decisions to continue attending their chose college/university
  • 67% of students report that campus recreation programs influenced their decisions to continue attending their chose college/university

NIRSA outcome chart

See the entire results and document here: 2014 Report

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