Impact and Outcomes

The mission of University Recreation is to engage and enhance the University of Arkansas community through diverse recreational, social, and wellness opportunities. The following reports document evidence of this contribution to the mission of the University of Arkansas.

UREC analyzed participation frequency and academic success measures including grade point average (GPA), fall-to-spring re-enrollment, and fall-to-fall re-enrollment. The findings indicated that students who used UREC more frequently also had higher levels of these success measures. Read the full report below:

UREC Participation and GPA

UREC participated in a national benchmark study conducted by NASPA: "Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education." This survey measures participation trends, perceptions, and satisfaction levels with UREC services. Results are summarized below: 

2016 NASPA Consortium Survey