The mission of University Recreation is to empower students for success through recreation and wellness.

Announcements + Closures

-The UREC Tennis Center will remain closed today, 6/3, due to inclement weather.

-All UREC members and students will need to log in to the UREC Member Portal and sign [one time only] the Facility Access Waiver to be able to access UREC facilities.

-UREC SPORTS COMPLEX & UREC TENNIS CENTER: In the event of inclement weather, the UREC Sports Complex (fields at Mitchell St.) or UREC Tennis Center may close early or not open. Questions? Please call the UREC Service Center at 479- 575- 6382.

Group Fitness Schedule

Group Fitness classes are designed to provide participants with a fun, motivating and well-rounded fitness experience.


The Wellness Initiative aims to highlight how current campus-wide programming supports all aspects of growth and well-being for individuals.

Sports Injury Clinic

The Sports Injury Clinic offers free injury evaluations, as well as opportunities for injury prevention, emergency care, and rehabilitation.

Outdoors Passport


This has some of our favorite outdoor spaces in Fayetteville and Northwest Arkansas. Visit each location and get a picture of yourself or a landmark of the area, tag @urecarkansas on instagram and use the #UOPassport to win a prize.


UREC develops its staff through professional growth, hands-on experience, education, and workmanship. University Recreation employs around 400 student employees in a variety of program areas.

Employment with UREC provides students an opportunity to gain valuable experience working within their area of interest, with the possibility for advancement within the department.

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