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POOL 6:00am - 10:00pm

Locker Room Renovation Project Schedule

  • Pool Closure: December 21

    The pool will be closed 8a-5p on Thursday, December 21st for pool maintenance.
  • Rec Center Closed for University Closure: Dec. 24-Jan. 1

    The Rec Center will close at 6p (pool at 5:30p) on Sat., Dec. 23 and not re-open until 6a on Tue., Jan. 2, 2018. Have a great Winter Break!
  • Winter Break Camp 2018: Now Registering!

    Sign up children for 1 or more days at the Rec's licensed camp, Jan. 2-5. Healthy cooking, campus explorations, arts/crafts, & more!
  • Open Rec has moved to Bear Down Field

    For the rest of 2017, open rec will be available on Bear Down Field. Sitton Field is closed.
  • Beyond the Game: Stories Behind Student Athletes

    Sports has launched a new webpage that highlights the role of sports in a student's successful journey. Check out Tatum's story now.
  • NO BAG POLICY RETURNS TO REC in Jan. 2018

    All bags and items must be secured in lockers while in the Rec Center beginning 2018. Your safety is our #1 priority!
  • Winter Break Hours Begin this Friday

    Starting Dec. 15, Campus Rec will switch to Winter Break hours. Check the website for the complete hours of operation.

Monday, March 13, 2017: Construction Mobilization

  • Construction Trailer Arrives, Fencing Erected, General Construction Begins
    • The contractor will place a construction trailer south of the Rec Center in the dirt area behind the pool.
    • Construction workers will access the site via the pool deck. Screened fencing will provide privacy for our members using the pool.
  • New Elevator Construction Begins
    • Stairwell by South Gym/Track is closed.
    • Temporary walls constructed to close off stairwell from both the first and second floors.
    • The Track will remain open during construction.

Monday May 1, 2017: Temporary Pool Closure

  • 8am - 12pm: The pool (and deck) will be closed to lift the temporary shower trailers into place. The pool (and deck) will be reopened as soon as the lift is complete. 

Thursday, May 4, 2017: Locker Rooms Close for Construction 

  • All Semester and Annual Locker Renters' Belongings to be Cleared Out (by close of business)
    • Campus Recreation will be in communication with all annual locker renters to discuss accommodations during construction
    • Lockers will not be available for rent during the summer
  • Temporary Shower Trailers Available on Pool Deck
    • Private shower rooms will be available whenever the facility is open.
    • Shower rooms may be closed during periods when lightning is in the area.
  • Pool Hours Extended during Summer (match the building hours)

Friday, May 5, 2017: Elevator Offline

  • The current elevator will be taken offline to accommodate the overall construction schedule.
  • Elevator is estimated to be unavailable until August 15.  REVISED DATE:  AUGUST 6 (tentative)
  • Efforts were made to have the new elevator online before the existing elevator was taken offline. Unfortunately the timing of the construction did not work in our favor.
  • For more accessibility information, please visit the Accessibility Information page.
  • For any access concerns, contact Renee Wood, Asst. Director, Facility & Member Services, at reneewood@email.arizona.edu.

MAY - SEPTEMBER 2017: Construction

  • Construction will take place through the summer.
  • Updates will be posted throughout the project.

friday, August 11:  new elevator operational

The new Campus Rec elevator is open as of Friday, August 11th.  We appreciate your patience during this phase of construction.


September 18, 2017:  Locker Rooms NOW Open to patrons

  • Major construction was completed the weekend of September 16-17.  The new locker room facilities are now open to the public (as of Monday, September 18 at 6a).
  • Campus Recreation will host a Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting celebration to showcase the new space during Homecoming Weekend. Stay tuned for more specific information.
  • In order to remove the temporary shower trailers, the pool and pool deck were closed on Monday, September 18, 6a-1p.