University Recreation (UREC) offers massage in Fayetteville, Arkansas at the HPER Building and Wellness Center on Garland

UREC massage is offered on the third floor of the HPER Building, as well as at the Wellness Center on Garland. U of A students and UREC members are eligible to book massage services, as are non-members in Fayetteville and beyond. Clients have the option to book with a male or female licensed massage therapist. By inquiry, UREC will work to accommodate special requests. 

Visit the UREC Main Office in HPER 225, or call 479-575-4646 to check available appointment times. 


  • Student Members: $40 per hour
  • Non-Student Members: $45 per hour
  • Nonmembers: $50 per hour

Gift certificates are available upon request. All Gift Cards expire six months from date of purchase. They can be purchased by phone or in person, but the gift card must be picked up at the UREC Main Office.

As a nonmember, you will be required to pay for a $5 guest pass to enter our building and utilize our facility. 


UREC staff and massage therapists reserve the right to terminate a massage appointment for any misconduct or for reasons felt to be necessary. On occasion, emergencies, illness, or inclement weather may require a cancellation by our massage therapist. On these occasions, we will reschedule your appointment at your earliest accommodation.

Massages are for therapeutic purposes only.

Payment is required at the time of booking.

Cancellation/No Show Policy

Should the need to reschedule arise, a 48-hour advance notice is required. Cancellations without a 24-hour notice will result in a charge for your session. Cancellations with a 24-hour advance notice can be rescheduled at no additional fee.

If you arrive late for a massage appointment, it may be necessary to forfeit your remaining time.

No-shows will forfeit any fees paid in advance.

Refunds will not be offered for massage appointments or cancellations that are unable to reschedule.

Traveling Trainer Service

Chair massages can be utilized as part of special events, or as incentive programs for an on-campus office, hall, or organization, for $50.00 per hour. Learn more about additional Traveling Trainer services, which include group fitness classes, wellness seminars, and Red Cross certification courses.