About this Event
University Recreation invites current faculty and staff members of the university to participate in UREC’s new Free Pass Friday promotion.
To redeem this offer, complete the online form and enter your contact information. UREC staff will follow back up with you to confirm your free pass or passes selected.
A facility pass will grant you access to recreate in and visit the HPER Building, UREC Fitness [AR Union], UREC Sports Complex, and UREC Tennis Center.
The main facility for the department of University Recreation is the Health, Physical Education and Recreation Building at 155 N. Stadium Dr. Highlights include the Donna Axum Fitness Center, an Olympic-sized swimming pool, four basketball courts, an indoor track, group fitness studios, functional training areas, cycle studio, racquetball courts, bouldering and climbing walls, UREC Outdoors and locker and shower facilities.
The UREC Fitness Center, conveniently located in the middle of the U of A campus on the second floor of the Arkansas Union, features almost 6,000 square feet of gym floor space and fully equipped men's and women's locker and shower facilities.
The UREC Sports Complex, located at 1486 Mitchell St., offers one competition and practice club sports surface, four intramural playing surfaces and two sand volleyball courts. It is recommended that participants bring their own equipment with them, but equipment items such as footballs, soccer balls, sand volleyballs, Frisbees, etc. are available for checkout from the service center inside the complex.
The UREC Tennis Center is located at 1357 W. Indian Trail, east of Razorback Road and behind the Chick-Fil-A on Martin Luther King Boulevard. The UREC Tennis Center features 12 tennis courts, including four courts with backboards to allow for individual play, and a service facility that includes an equipment checkout center and restrooms. It is recommended that participants bring their own equipment with them to play. Equipment such as tennis racquets, tennis balls and pickleball racquets are available to check out, but on a limited basis.
The department of University Recreation is a major campuswide service unit in the Division of Student Affairs. The mission of University Recreation is to empower students for success through recreation and wellness.