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Attention Patrons: 
The Payne Center will be reopening to patrons on Wednesday, July 1, 2020.  Our summer hours will be Monday-Friday from 6:30am-6:30pm and Saturday and Sunday from 2pm-6pm. Masks will be required when participating inside the facility. In addition, we ask that all patrons keep a minimum of 10 feet physical distance between others when in the facility. For your safety, increased sanitation procedures are in place throughout the day. At this time, patrons 16 and older may enter and use the facility. Guest passes are currently not available at this time.

For more updates about The University of Southern Mississippi's response to COVID-19, please visit

Check below to see the current program schedules and hours for the Payne Center, Rock Climbing Wall, Group Exercise, Aquatics, Outdoor Adventures Trips and Intramural Sports. Paper copies are also available at the Payne Center. 

Payne Center Facility Hours

Payne Center Summer 2020 Building Hours

For a PDF of the Summer building hours, click here: Payne Center Summer 2020 Building Hours

Pride Field Hours

  • Currently Closed

Climbing Wall Hours

Spring Hours

  • Currently Closed

Group Exercise Class Schedule 

 July 1–August 16 Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Sunday
Gym Court #4            
6:45-7:20am Eagle Strong   Eagle Strong  

Eagle Strong

12:10-12:50pm Yoga    Yoga   Barre  
4:15-5pm   Boxing    Power Vinyasa     
5:30-6:10pm Cardio Conditioning Barre Intensity Cardio Kickboxing Cardio Dance Fusion    
9-9:50am Aqua Fusion   Aqua Fusion   Aqua Fusion  


ALL CLASSES ARE FREE. No advance registration required. Virtual classes led by a Campus Recreation instructor are also available to patrons. To sign up for these virtual classes, contact Samantha%20Lamb.

For a PDF of the Summer I Group Ex Schedule with Class Descriptions, click here: Summer I 2020 Group Ex Class Schedule

Natatorium Schedule

Natatorium Summer 2020 Schedule


For a PDF of the Summer Pool Schedule, click here: Natatorium Summer I Schedule

Outdoor Adventures Trips

  • No outdoor trips are scheduled at this time.
*All trips are subject to change. Pre-trip meetings will be held the Wednesday prior to each trip at 5pm in the Payne Center's Wet Classroom (inside the Natatorium.) All trips include transportation, lodging, food on location and necessary gear and equipment. The discounted early bird rate is offered up to two weeks prior to each trip date. Visit the Payne Center Sales Desk to sign up and pay for trips. 

Summer 2020 Clinics

  • No clinics are scheduled at this time.
All clinics are FREE for Southern Miss student and Payne Center members. To register, visit the Payne Center Sales Desk. For questions, contact Bill%20Powe, Aquatics and Outdoor Adventures Coordinator.

Intramural Sports Schedule

  • Southern Miss Intramurals has gone virtual! All E-Sport registrations are currently closed. Check back soon for more events and information on upcoming registrations.

Contact Us

Campus Recreation
Payne Center
118 College Dr. #5155
Hattiesburg, MS 39406

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