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University Recreation Summer Programming Now Underway
Whether you are trying to beat the heat indoors or spend some time outside in the beautiful Ozarks, UREC has something for everyone.
University Recreation Gives Back to Campus During First Departmental Trash Cleanup
Nine staff members of University Recreation collected 100 pounds of trash from Mullins Creek in under one hour.
University Recreation Honors Student Employees at Awards Reception
University Recreation hosted its annual Honors and Awards reception recognizing the academic and occupational successes of student employees.
University Recreation Memberships Available for $17 a Month
A UREC membership grants members access to the HPER building, the UREC Fitness Center located in the Arkansas Union, and the UREC Sports Complex at Mitchell Street.
University Recreation to Offer Youth Swim Lessons this Spring
University Recreation is offering Beginner swim lessons for youth ages 5-12 from April 15-26 at the Health, Physical Education and Recreation Pool.
University Recreation, Alumni Association to Host Annual Running of the Hogs Campus Race
The second annual Running of the Hogs will be Saturday, April 27, across the university campus with races at both 5k and 10k distances. Register early
From Injury to Recovery: UREC Sports Injury Clinic Sees Success Since Opening its Doors
University Recreation founded the UREC Sports Injury Clinic in 2017 to increase the standard of care for UREC members and participants.
What Lies Beneath: Exploring a Cave With UREC Outdoors and Geosciences Department
A small team of students, faculty and staff combined cave exploration with a bioinventory cave-monitoring project.
University Recreation to Host Self-Defense Seminar
University Recreation will offer a self-defense seminar at no cost from 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 5, in HPER room 220.
University Recreation Finds Positive Relationship Between Facility Use and Freshman Success
Positive relationships identified among the 2017-18 freshman cohort of University Recreation users were higher GPAs and retention rates for second year in a row.