University Recreation


Work out more than just your mind.


The department of University Recreation (UREC) is a major-campus wide service unit of the College of Education and Health Professions. University Recreation offers two indoor fitness facilities, locker and shower facilities, group fitness classes, a 50M competition pool, outdoor field complex, outdoor equipment rental center, trips and a bike shop, as well as intramural and club sports.

Included in student tuition is a UREC membership, which grants participants access to the Health, Physical Education and Recreation (HPER) building, as well as the UREC Fitness Center located on the second floor of the Arkansas Union.


Facility Hours

Find information for all UREC facilities hours. Whether you're trying to find time between class or set-up a fitness regimen, UREC has the facilities to accomodate your needs.


UREC has intramural teams during the fall and spring semester. Find out about teams and game times for all of the intramural teams.


Download the UREC app by searching ‘uarkrec’ on your iPhone or Android. You can check for fitness class times, facility hours, and a staff directory.