The Maddox Student Activities Center opened to the students in the fall of 1993 and has made a dramatic impact on campus life. The facility features 96,000+ square feet of recreational and service space. Included are three full-sized gymnasiums, two racquetball courts, 1/10th mile indoor running track, two game rooms, weight room, gymnastics room, meeting rooms, classrooms, swimming pool and locker rooms. In addition, students can enjoy the snack bar, bookstore, post office, internet lounge, TV lounge and grand hall.
The Student Affairs Division and the Health, Physical Education, and Sport Science Department are housed in the Student Activities Center. Student Affairs includes the offices of Vice-President for Student Affairs, Dean of Students, Student Activities, Residence Life and Recreational Services. The numerous facilities and services available in the Maddox Student Activities Center have made it truly the “hub” of the campus!
The Maddox Student Activities Center is primarily for the use of Carson-Newman students, faculty and staff. Individual memberships are not currently available to alumni, friends and community members.
MSAC facilities may be rented for lock-ins, swim parties, meetings, wedding receptions, athletic practices and other special events. Check the “Facility Rental” link or call 865-471-3440 for more information.
Walker’s Club memberships may be purchased by members of the community to use the indoor track located in the student activities center. Click on the “Walker’s Club” button or call 865-471-3440 for more information.