The UREC Sports Complex is currently closed due to inclement weather. For more information, call the UREC Service Center at 479-575-6382.

Special Events: 

Candlelight Yoga: December 6 from 5- 7 p.m. in HPER 220. Drop-ins welcome. 

Winter Bouldering Competition: December 6 from 7 to 10 p.m. in HPER 102. Registration is now open. 

Facility Announcements: 

Thanksgiving break hours of operation can be found here

Daily Facility Hours

HPER Building Hours
Monday - Thursday 5:30 a.m. - Midnight
Friday 5:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Sunday 1:00 p.m. - Midnight

UREC Main Office
HPER 225
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday Closed

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.

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two urec members on the jogging track

UREC offers two indoor fitness facilities, a 50M swimming pool, an indoor track, an outdoor field complex, a bike shop and more.

Club Sports

club sports players on the urec sports complex fields

Club sports are student-led teams who compete against other collegiate club teams at the local, regional, and national level.


massage room

UREC is the source for massage in Fayetteville. Relax with a one-hour session from a certified massage therapist. 


person swimming in University Recreation Pool

Swim laps in our Olympic-sized pool, take swim lessons obtain a lifeguard certification and more.


student employees at the fitness center desk

UREC develops its staff through professional growth, hands-on experience, education, and workmanship. 

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Our mission is to engage and enhance the University of Arkansas community through diverse recreational, social and wellness opportunities.
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