Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience

STEP Offerings

Rec Sports Activity Menu 

Please contact the Scheduling Office for scheduling an event and indicate you are a STEP Cohort. 

 

Motion/Active Sessions

Offering

Fee

Description

Session Location

Area

Group Fitness Session

$75 

Select from a wide range of fitness activities, with yoga and Zumba as two of the most popular. 1 hour session (45 and 90 min sessions available).

Anywhere/North Recreation Center (NRC)

Fitness

Battleship

$40/hr

Think you can sink another team’s canoe? Battleship is a fun, water-based competition to sink the opposing team’s canoe.

McCorkle pool Recreation and Physical Activity Center (RPAC)

Intramurals

Rock Climbing or Crate Stacking

$105 

The OAC provides a unique climbing experience to connect in a casual environment.

Outdoor Adventure Center (OAC)

OAC

Teambuilding

$75 

Facilitators come to you and can lead fun icebreakers or more complex initiatives to get your STEP cohort firing on all cylinders. 

Anywhere/NRC

OAC

 

Lecture Sessions 

Offering

Fee

Description

Location

Area

Health/Fitness Presentations

$75 

Have one of our personal trainers present to your cohort on a health or fitness related topic or let our certified instructors teach you a new fitness skill such as strength training 101 or intro to boxing.

Anywhere/NRC

Fitness

Leadership or Adventure Signature Project Presentation

Free

OAC staff provide guidance on developing a leadership or adventure based STEP Project, including highlighting signature STEP programs offered by the OAC.

Anywhere

OAC

Wellness Session

Free

A student Wellness Ambassador will outline aspects of the 9 Dimensions of Wellness and provide insight ways to improve student wellness.

Anywhere

Outreach Programs 

Outdoor Adventure Pro Tips

Free

OAC staff provide a fun and interactive classroom session on pro tips for outdoor adventure; ideas for local outdoor trips will be included.

Anwhere/NRC

OAC

 

Unique Meeting Spaces

Offering

Fee

Description

Location

Area

Demo Kitchen

$30/hr

Want to make a group meal? Have students share their favorite recipe? The demo kitchen has all the utensils and equipment you need. Event can also be catered for attentional fee.

RPAC

RPAC

Park Space

Free

Fred Beckman Park on west campus includes sand volleyball courts, grills, and field space to meet in an informal setting

Fred Beekman Park (West Campus)

ODF

RPAC/ARC Meeting Room, Courts or Fields

Free

Want a unique space to coordinate your own dynamic meeting, consider the RPAC or ARC, which has flexible meeting rooms, turf fields, and hardwood courts

RPAC/Adventure Recreation Center (ARC)

RPAC

 

Additional Ideas that woud occur outside of STEP Meeting Times

  • Consider sponsoring an Intramural Team, a one day tournament or playing in a Unified Intramural Event with your STEP Cohort
  • Canoe or kayak the gently flowing Olentangy River to downtown Columbus with the OAC
  • Complete a retreat or outdoor adventure trip with the OAC BOLT Program