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REC in the News

  • Winter Break Hours Begin Friday, Dec. 14

    On 12/14, the Rec Center will change to Winter Break hours. Check the website for an updated list of hours & closures.
  • Indoor Track & Weight Room Turf Closed Dec.10-13

    Indoor track to be re-striped; Weight Room turf to be painted with yard lines and fitness ladder. Our apologies for any inconvenience.
  • Finals Survival Week Starts Thursday

    Check out all the free activities and events happening Dec. 6-13 to help you de-stress during finals.
  • New blog post @ The Weekly Well-Cat

    Check out the latest commentary from Rec Director Troy Vaughn.
  • Outdoor Rec closed for Winter Break. Reopens Jan. 8, 2019.

    Contact crec-outdoorrecreation@email.arizona.edu for all past due rentals or general inquiries.

As a Platinum certified LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) facility, The University of Arizona Campus Recreation's 210,000 square foot building is everything members need and more. Campus Recreation is more than just a gym, it's a social hub for the whole University that inspires, educates, and encourages healthy and active lifestyles. Here's what others have to say about us:

  • 50 Best Campus Recreation Centers, June 2018, College Consensus
  • UA Women Inspiring Change in Health and Fitness, April 2018, Her Campus
  • Summer Rec Center Construction Wraps Sept. 15 After Delay, August 2017, The Daily Wildcat
  • Campus Rec and Student Success, August 2017, UA Parent & Family Programs Newsletter
  • 10 Best College Gyms and Student Rec Centers in the Nation, April 2017, College Magazine
  • Top 30 College Recreation Centers, February 2017, LendEDU
  • RecSPA Offers Professional Massage Therapy at Affordable Price, November 2016, UANews
  • UA Outdoor Adventures Program Ranked 13th, May 2016, UANews
  • Aquatic Events Galore, May 2016, Campus Rec Magazine
  • The Top 20 U.S. Colleges for Outdoor Adventures, April 2016, The Outbound Collective
  • UA's Outdoor Recreation Program Dives Into New Waters, April 2016, UANews
  • Rec of the Week:  University of Arizona, March 2016, Campus Rec Magazine
  • The 35 Most Luxurious Student Recreation Centers, February 2016, College Rank
  • Review:  Most Rec Group Fitness Classes are Worthwhile, November 2015, The Daily Wildcat
  • The 12 Schools with the Coolest Fitness Centers, October 2015, Fresh U
  • 25 Years Later and Still Going Strong, September 2015, Campus Rec Magazine
  • America's 11 Best College Gyms, September 2015, MSN
  • Student Rec Center Turns 25, Plans Monthly Celebrations, August 2015, UANews
  • Rec Center Offers More Than Just a Gym, August 2015, Arizona Daily Wildcat
  • Don't Hang It Up Just Yet, Join Intramurals, August 2015, Arizona Daily Wildcat
  • Best College Rec Centers in America, July 2015, Plexuss
  • Ten Amazing College Recreation Centers, June 2015, Cappex College Insider
  • Top 10 College Campus Gyms, April 2015, Lendedu
  • Employees Shoot Hoops in Campus Basketball League, March 2015, UA@Work
  • 16 College Rec Centers So Awesome They Will Make You Want To Work Out, February 2015, College Raptor
  • 20 Most Impressive College Gyms and Student Rec Centers, September 2014, University Primetime
  • The 25 Healthiest Colleges in the U.S., August 2014, Greatist.com
  • World's Largest Swimming Lesson - Water Awareness Event at Campus Rec, June 2014, UA News
  • The Coolest College Recreation Centers in America, March 2014, Men's Health
  • 20 Most Impressive College Gyms and Student Rec Centers, November 2013, Best Value Schools
  • UA Recognized for Sustainability Leadership by Natural Resources Defense Council, August 2013, UANews
  • University of Arizona Student Recreation Center Expansion, Sasaki 
  • UA Opens New Sports Field, Offers More Fitness Opportunities, August 2013, UANews
  • 20 Most Amazing Campus Student Recreation Centers, Best College Reviews
  • Top 10 College Rec Centers in the US, Health Fitness Revolution
  • UA’s Rec Center Expansion LEED(s) the Way in Sustainable Innovations, December 2011, UA CALS Southwest Environment
  • University of Arizona Recreation Center Expansion, October 2010, Eco Building Pulse
  • Recreation Center Achieves Platinum Status, August 2010, UANews

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