Fall Hours
of Operation

Monday – Thursday:
6:00 am – 9:00 pm

6:00 am – 7:00 pm

9:00 am – 2:00 pm

2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Contact Information
601-979-1368 phone

What’s New at the Payton!

Walter Payton Recreation & Wellness Center, Recharged for Success!

October 7, 2014: The Walter Payton Center (WPC) is planning some immense changes for the better from facility maintenance to major capital improvements. #TheExcitementisBuilding

With the aim of encouraging students, faculty, staff and community members to engage in health and wellness activities, the WPC is reviving its programs, services, facility and memberships. We are excited for the much needed changes to come and look forward to meeting those who join us.

Some of the planned new features include:

New cardio and weight lifting equipment
New Membership options
Premium Group Fitness classes
Wellness Services
Day Camp Program

Tours are always available at the WPC, so stop by today to get a glimpse of what is to come!

JOIN US JANUARY 12th for our Grand Re-Opening Event! [#TheExcitementisBuilding]

Upcoming Policy Changes:

Membership policy changes will be in effect November 1, 2014. 
Due to university guidelines, the WPC will no longer be able to offer payroll deduction or “pay as you go” by cash or check [Read More...]

New Locker Policy & Maintenance
For maintenance and cleaning purposes, we are asking that all patrons who are currently renting lockers empty all contents of said lockers by November 30, 2014[Read More...]

New Waiver to Sign & Photo on File
The WPC has a new waiver that all patrons must sign upon entering the facility.[Read More...]