What's Inside the SLC

Sept. 25, 1999

From the moment you walk through the glass doors into the Student Life Center and stare up, up, up the side of the largest free-standing climbing rock in Texas, you begin to understand - this is no ordinary student life center. Let us walk you through it.

First Floor

The climbing rock - 52 feet tall

Weight Training and Fitness Center, featuring Cybex and HAMMERSTRENGTH equipment in circuit training, free weights and a Cardio Theatre for cardiovascular workouts (featuring seven television sets with individual channel selection capability)

Seven racquetball and squash courts

Four full-size basketball courts with maple wood floors and double scoreboards for tournament play

Snack bar, student lounge area, games room and e-mail kiosks

A leisure swimming pool, with 3-lane lap swimming or water sports area, Jacuzzi, a current channel (or "lazy river"), swirl pool, a 16-foot winding water slide and pool wheel-chair ramp for handicap accessibility

An outdoor deck with sunbathing area, two sand volleyball courts, basketball court and patio

Second Floor

Health Services, including Health Center, Counseling Center, Health, Education and Wellness Programs, and a pharmacy

Racquetball and squash court viewing

Third Floor

A state-of-the-art aerobics room with mirrored walls and wood flooring

A one-eighth mile indoor walking/jogging track and stretching area


Three meeting rooms, one wired for long-distance learning

Elaborate audio system throughout the building with control panels for specific areas

A laundry and equipment storage area

Administrative offices

Handicap accessibility throughout

A Place For All Students

Main SLC Page

What's Inside the SLC

Tour the Building

Building Dedication

Biographical Information

Recent Construction Photos

Early Construction Photos

Related Stories

SLC Groundbreaking Coverage

52-foot climbing wall.

©1999, Baylor Photography

Four full-sized basketball courts.

©1999, Baylor Photography

Racquetball and squash viewing.

©1999, Baylor Photography

Indoor leisure pool.

©1999, Baylor Photography

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Parking Garage

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