UREC Fitness Center

Students in the UREC Fitness Center stretching in view of cardio treadmills, selectorized weight-lifting machines, and a free-weight area.

The University of Arkansas operates a satellite fitness facility in the Arkansas Union. The department of University Recreation (UREC) operates this facility in addition to its main facility in the Health, Physical Education, and Recreation Building (HPER).

This fitness facility occupies the lower floor space that was vacated by the University of Arkansas Bookstore on the second floor of the Arkansas Union. The facility features almost 6,000 square feet of fitness floor space, a 1,500-square-foot group exercise room, and men's and women's locker and shower facilities. The facility is available to all current UREC members.

The University Recreation Fitness Center includes 57 cardio pieces, 28 selectorized pieces, and a free weight section. Lockers are available in the locker room, please see below for more information.  Memberships may be purchased at either the UREC Main Office, HPER 225, or the UREC Fitness Center Front desk. More information on memberships and locker rentals can be found here. A valid University of Arkansas or University Recreation ID card is required to enter the University Recreation Fitness Center. 

UREC Fitness Center
Located in Arkansas Union
Monday-Friday 6:00 a.m. - 8:45 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 8:45 p.m.
Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.

Fitness Center Front Desk
Monday & Wednesday 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.