UREC Fitness Center

urec fitness center at the ar union


University Recreation operates a satellite fitness facility in the Arkansas Union, in addition to the Donna Axum Fitness Center in the HPER Building.

Featuring 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, this facility is available to all current students and UREC members. The University Recreation Fitness Center includes 57 cardio pieces, 28 selectorized weight machines, and a free weight section.  

A valid University of Arkansas or University Recreation ID card is required to enter the University Recreation Fitness Center


Free day lockers are available in the lobby, and overnight lockers in the locker room are available for rent. Memberships may be purchased at either the UREC Main Office, HPER 225, or the UREC Fitness Center Front desk. 

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

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