Get Involved This Semester

Get involved, get connected, get ACTIVE

All study and no play? The Active Campus Program is here to make your campus experience more fun, relaxing, and engaging with its year-long calendar of activities.

With free play sessions, pop-up activities, free quick hits, and classes, there's something for everyone to get involved, get connected, get ACTIVE!

Activity Calendar

Discover What's On


Try out a new sport and meet others in our weekly Free Play sessions.


Explore a range of MU Sport-exclusive classes and workshops, such as yoga and self-defence.


Come and Try a new sport, hosted by our sports clubs. Open for beginners/all levels.


Pop up events like Rec Room are a way to socialize and have fun on campus.


All students get free access to the pool, gym, and group fitness at selected times.


Free walk-up hire of tennis, badminton, and squash courts between 9:00am and 11:00am Monday to Friday.

Free Play

Try out a new sport and meet others in our weekly Free Play sessions.

Classes and Workshops

Explore a range of MU Sport-exclusive classes and workshops.


  • Join us for a FREE weekly Self-Defence class hosted by an MU Sport instructor at the Lazer Room, Nona Lee Sports Centre. Places limited to 25 per class. Registration required
  • Only running for 4 weeks
  • Register here

  • Join us on Fridays during Semester for our weekly social and inclusive Running Club! All levels welcome, with free coffee provided at the end of our scenic run.
  • Starts March 1
  • No registrations required

  • Join us for an invigorating session of free yoga classes at Market Hall! This event is open to all fitness levels and promotes wellness and relaxation. Registration required
  • Register here

  • Join us for a fun session of free zumba classes at Market Hall. We welcome everyone of all fitness levels to join! This class aims to promote coordination, helps you de-stress and builds endurance, perfect to start off your semester! Registration required
  • Register here

  • Join us for an exciting Bike Education Session at the Ernie Cropley Sports Pavilion! Get ready to enhance your biking skills and knowledge in a fun and interactive environment.
  • Register here

  • Join us for a session of Body Balance class at Market Hall. We welcome everyone of all fitness levels to join! Come out from the class feeling stronger, have better posture and flexibility! Registration required
  • Register here

Clubs Come & Try

Get involved with our sporting clubs through Come and Try sessions and pick up a new sport.

The weekly Come and Try activities schedule will be releasing soon.

Pop-Up Activities


We're coming down to the new Student Precinct with a pop-up at Market Hall!

  • Dates: 4 to 8 March
  • Time: 9 am to 5pm
  • Activities: FREE and fun activities like foosball, table tennis, giant jenga, giant connect, sports on the big screen and more. There will be FREE food too!

Free Access to Facilities

All students get free access to the pool, gym, and group fitness classes at selected times.

Free Swim for Students

Grab your goggles and jump into the pool for a quick swim!

Available from Monday to Friday between 9.00am and 11.00am*

Walk-up hire only (sorry, no bookings) and available to University of Melbourne students.

*During non-teaching periods, the Pool is closed between 9:00am and 12:00pm so the Free Swim program operates from 2:00pm to 4:00pm.

Free Gym Sessions

  • Every Monday – Free Student Gym, Lincoln Square Fitness, 2pm-4pm
  • Every Tuesday – Free Queer Friendly gym session, Lincoln Square Fitness, 2pm-4pm
  • Every Friday – Free Queer Friendly gym session, Lincoln Square Fitness, 5:15pm-8pm
  • Every Saturday – Free Women's Only gym session, Lincoln Square Fitness, 9am-12pm
Free Group Fitness classes

A number of classes each week are FREE for students to try, view our timetable and look for FREE under Class

View the Group Fitness timetable here

Quick Hits

Free Quick Hits for Students

Between 9:00am and 11:00am Monday to Friday, Tennis, Badminton and Squash hire is FREE for University of Melbourne students.

These 30 minutes bookings can only be made at Nona Lee Sports Centre reception on the day with no prebookings.

Unfortunately, there is no equipment hire available, participants need to bring all their own racquets and balls.