North Central College - Naperville, IL

Residence Hall/Recreation Center

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North Central College has recently added a brand new, state-of-the-art residential hall wrapped around a 91,000 square-foot campus recreation center. The newest residence hall on campus, the "Res/Rec Center", combines a residence hall with a recreation center to preserve valuable green space on campus.  This location is ideal for athletic events and conferences.

The recreation center features NCAA-regulation 200-meter indoor Al B. Carius Track, an elevated walking track, four multipurpose athletics courts, training room and fitness center.  It also holds several conference rooms, perfect for seminars, lectures, or training classes.  Named for legendary North Central head men's cross country and track and field coach Al Carius, the main arena features a six-lane, 200-meter track, three pole vault runways and two long/triple jump pits as part of a 100,000-square-foot recreation facility.  The facility is located of Merner field House.

The ResRec Center is located at 440 S. Brainard Street


  • 100,000 Square Foot Arena Space
  • Four Full Length Basketball Courts
  • 200 Meter Indoor Track
  • 260 Meter Elevated Walking Track
  • Fully Equipped Facility for Field Events
  • Two Conference Spaces

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