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North Campus Expansion

Recreation Sports Complex

This is the Future. This is Central.

new track field point of view

Project Features:

  • Approximately 370,000 square feet
  • Artificial turf infield
  • Fully lit, 4 pole system
  • Grandstands with 600 spectator seats
  • 400-meter all-weather track that meets all NCAA competition specifications to accommodate all running events and multi-directional runways for jump events, i.e., high jump, pole vault, long jump, and triple jump
  • Throws venue that meets all NCAA competition specifications to accommodate hammer, shot put, javelin, and discus
  • Stadium style scoreboard
  • Restrooms with storage facility for equipment
  • Food truck capabilities
  • Additional 1,000 + hours to program outdoor activities
  • Safe, protected space for students to recreate at night
  • Perimeter fencing
  • Electricity, and internet and/or wireless capabilities

Budget: $8 million


When will this facility be opening?

It will open in October 2018.

Key Milestones

Fence ErectionJune 11
GroundbreakingJune 2018
Turf InstallationSeptember 2018
Ribbon Cutting CeremonyTBD by project timeline
Facility Grand OpeningOctober 2018


Media Contact
Claire Cox/Marketing and Health Programming Coordinator/Recreation
(509) 963-3550/

Construction Contact
Scott Carlson/Project Manager/CWU Facilities
(509) 963-2938/

Naming Opportunities
Scott Wade/Vice President/University Advancement
(509) 963-1494/

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