Campus Recreation

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Seahawk plunge?

The Seahawk Plunge is a unique opportunity for students, faculty and staff to jump into the frigid water of our Leisure Pool as a fun way to start the Spring Semester. 

When is the Seahawk Plunge?

The Seahawk Plunge will take place on Monday, January 9, 2017. Registration will begin at 4 PM and jumping will start at 5 PM.

Where will the plunge be held?

The Seahawk Plunge will take place on the Leisure Pool and Patio Deck at the UNCW Student Recreation Center.

Who can plunge?

The Seahawk Plunge is open to all UNCW students, faculty and staff. A valid One Card is required to participate.

How do I register for the Seahawk Plunge?

You will also be able to register the day of the event at the SRC.

Is there a fee required to plunge?

Participation for this event is free.

Where can I change before/after the plunge?

There are two sets of locker rooms in the SRC that you will be able to utilize for changing before or after the plunge.

What do I wear for the plunge?

Pretty much whatever you want, but keep these things in mind:

  • Wet suits are not allowed. That would be cheating!

  • Inappropriate bathing suits or costumes and nudity are not permitted.

  • Costumes are encouraged. We will have a costume contest and the winner will walk away with some awesome Campus Recreation swag!