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

About the Center

Live Well…Play Hard!

It’s our statement of action. The Walter Payton Recreation and Wellness Center will strive to provide you with exemplary services, facilities, & programs which motivate you to live well by playing hard!


Hours of Operations:

  •    Monday- Thursday 6:00am-9:00pm
  •    Friday: 6:00am-7:00pm
  •    Saturday: 9:00am-2:00pm
  •    Sunday: 2:00pm-6:00pm


34 Walter Payton Center Drive| Jackson, MS 39217 | www.jsums.edu/paytoncenter | 601.979.1368

Walter Payton Recreation & Wellness Center is closed on Jackson State University observed holidays including: New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day