OPEN TODAY 6:00am - 10:00pm
POOL 6:00am - 8:00pm

Family Weekend 2017

  • Elevator unavailable at Rec Center through Summer

    No elevator service to 2nd floor during summer construction. For access concerns contact Renee Wood at reneewood@email.arizona.edu.
  • Locker Rooms Closed for Summer

    The locker rooms are closed throughout the summer for renovation. Temporary shower trailers on the pool deck and day lockers are available.
  • Pool Opening Late: Sun., June 25 @ 12 Noon

    Due to the impact of overnight contruction, the pool will open late on Sunday, June 25. Pool hours will be 12p to 8p that day.
  • No "Open Rec" This Week at Bear Down

    Due to the summer heat, Open Rec at Bear Down will be canceled for the rest of the week. Keep cool and come to the pool instead!
  • Activity Classes This Summer... It's not too late to try something new!

    Aikido (Japanese Martial Arts) classes start next week. Bachata & Salsa Latin Dance, and Military Combat Arts (self defense) start July 11.

Family coming to town?  Looking for something to do?  Campus Rec has you covered! 

FREE Facility Access All Weekend 
Date: Friday, October 13 - Sunday, October 15 Time: Regular REC Hours

Enjoy all of the facility benefits from the weight room, swimming pool, to racquetball courts!  Just let the front desk know you are here for Family Weekend and you'll get in free of charge. 

Intramural Golf Tournament
Location: TBD 

Date: Friday, October 13  Time: TBD
Registration Coming Soon! 

Whether you are an experienced golfer, or just want to utilize Intramural Sports to get a discount on the golf course, come out and have a great time with Intramural Golf!  There must be one student per player per pair or foursome.  All participants must be registered AND paid by October 11th in order to guarantee a spot.  Payment will include green fees and cart for the event.  You must provide your own clubs and balls.  Rules of play and specific tee times will be emailed to you after registration is closed.  

Nighttime Hike with Outdoor Recreation
Date: Friday, October 13  Time: TBD
Registration Coming Soon! 

Feeling adventurous?  Join the Outdoor Recreation Department nighttime hike (location TBD).  Transportation, snacks, and leadership/instruction is provided.  Registration is required.

Challenge Course with Outdoor Recreation
Date: Saturday, October 14  Time: TBD
Registration Coming Soon! 

Work with mom, dad, and other family members in to complete various physical and intellectual challenges!  Registration is required.

Group Fitness Classes
Date: Friday, October 13 - Sunday, October 15 Times: TBD
Do you have a group fitness pass at UA Campus Rec?  Bring your family to your favorite classes over the weekend for no additional cost!  Enrolled UA Student must have a group fitness pass. 

Family Fun Run/Walk on the UA Mall
Date: Sunday, October 15  Registration Opens: 7:30 AM  |  Stretching with Wilbur: 8:00 AM  | Run Start: 8:15 AM
Location: UA Mall (near Student Union)
Registration Coming Soon!
(all proceeds go to the UA Campus Pantry)

Join us Sunday morning to raise money for UA Campus Pantry and enjoy some fresh morning air on the UA Mall!  Enjoy pre and post activities including a stretching session with Wilbur & Wilma, inflatable basketball, youth activities, and more! Register online through the Family Weekend Website (an account must be created to sign up).  Participants may also signup the morning of the Fun Run. 

Sponsored with: Associated Students of the University of Arizona and Parent & Family Association

Heather Kleeman, Sr. Outreach Coordinator