Free Friday University Recreation Pass

University Recreation invites current university faculty and staff to participate in UREC’s new Free Pass Friday promotion.

To benefit from this offer, complete the online form and enter your details. UREC staff will contact you to confirm your free pass or selected passes.

A pass will allow you access to recreate and visit the HPER building, UREC-Fitness [AR Union], UREC Sports Complexand UREC tennis center.

The University Recreation Department‘s primary facility 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, bike studio, racquetball courts, bouldering and climbing walls, UREC Outdoors, and locker rooms and showers.

The UREC Fitness Center, conveniently located in the middle of the U of A campus on the second floor of the Arkansas Union, has nearly 6,000 square feet of floor space for the gym and locker rooms and fully equipped showers for men and women.

The UREC Sports Complex, located at 1486 Mitchell Street, offers a club sports surface for competition and practice, four intramural playing surfaces and two sand volleyball courts. It is recommended that participants bring their own equipment with them, but items of equipment such as footballs, soccer balls, sand volleyballs, Frisbees, etc. are available at checkout at the service center inside the resort.

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 includes 12 tennis courts, including four courts with boards to allow individual play, and a service facility that includes an equipment checkout center and restrooms. It is recommended that participants bring their own equipment to play. Equipment such as tennis rackets, tennis balls and pickleball rackets are available initially, but on a limited basis.

The University Recreation Department is a major campus-wide service unit of the Division of Student Affairs. University Recreation’s mission is to empower students to succeed through recreation and wellness.

For more information on University Recreation, please visit urec.uark.edu. If you have any questions, please call 479-575-4646 or email [email protected].