Normal Business Hours

Monday – Thursday:
5:00 am – 11:00 pm

5:00 am – 9:00 pm

7:00 am – 8:00 pm

8:00 am – 7:00 pm

Break Hours:

Monday – Friday:
5:00 am – 9:00 pm

7:00 am – 8:00 pm

8:00 am – 7:00 pm

Gym Courts Now Open!

Contact Information
601-979-1368 phone

JSU RecPlex News!

The Walter Payton Center at the JSU Recreation Complex now has new extended hours, new programs and services as well as a ProShop for your every day needs! Join us today for your 7 Day Free Trial! Visit Members Services in the ProShop for more information on how to sign up!

FACILITY UPDATE: Due to University guidelines, effective immediately: whenever the JSU campus closes for inclement weather conditions, the Walter Payton Center will also close at that time. 

Sweetness 5K and Health Fair
Join us for the 9th Annual Sweetness 5K and Health Fair THE FIGHT AGAINST OBESITY, Saturday, April 18th starting at 8am.

Register at -search Sweetness! OR Download the form here and bring into the WPC today!

Camp-Flyer-frontCamp Tiger Tails is Back!
Summer Camp: Camp Tiger Tails is here for a 10 week summer camp! Registration starts March 1st. Visit Member Services to sign up today! Check out our camp information page to learn more today.

JSU Rec Plex Members: $125/week
Non-Members: $145/week

15% Discount available for those who sign up before May 1st!

Sign up with Member & Guest Services today at the Walter Payton Center. We can't wait to see you all here!

New You: 5 Week Nutrition Makeover
Learn everything you need to know to become and all new, healthier you. Our registered dietician will guide you through the basics of nutrition, while assisting in building a foundation of healthy food choices along your journey.

$20 Students  -  $35 Members  -  $55 Non-Members

Free Wellness Seminars!

Check out our Wellness Seminars, a part of our Wellness Series, going on each week! This is a great way to get FREE information on how to meet your fitness and wellness goals as well as, meet our Registered Dietitian. 


Upcoming Policy Changes:

New Locker Policy & Maintenance
In order to rent a locker you will need to pay a monthly fee of $10 and purchase a lock from the ProShop. After you purchase your lock, it is yours to keep. If you are not interested in renting a monthly locker, you may purchase a lock at the ProShop (or bring your own) and use one of our specified 'Daily Use Lockers' for free as long as you take your belonging and your lock with you when you leave. If left over night, they will be cut off and your belongings will be bagged and tagged.

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