Our Mission, Vision & Values

We Are RecSports

Video Overview of Programs and Services

Watch the video above to learn more about our exciting programs and services. The time index below is available for your convenience, or you can visit our YouTube video and click on the embedded links to jump to the section of your choice.

  • Aquatics (1:50)
  • Fitness (2:55)
  • Intramural Sports (5:22)
  • Lake Wauburg (7:42)
  • Sport Clubs (6:23)

Our Mission

The Department of Recreational Sports offers experiences that enrich the lives of University of Florida students through excellence in facilities, fitness, sport, adventure and play. We are committed to fostering leaders, encouraging life-long healthy lifestyles and developing meaningful relationships.

Our Vision

The world in motion, one Gator at a time.

Our Values

Enhanced Quality of Life through Participation
Building Relationships through Interactions
Leadership through Experiences
Development through Education

Our Service

Our team is dedicated to being friendly, resourceful and knowledgeable, in order to exceed expectations and create a welcoming and safe environment.

Administrative Offices

Southwest Recreation Center
PO Box 112760
3150 Hull Road
Gainesville, FL 32611-2760
Ph: (352) 846-1081
Fax: (352) 392-3404

Membership Services Hours

If you have any questions, concerns, or issues, please contact Membership Services located in Room 106 of the Southwest Recreation Center at (352) 273-2436.

Monday – Friday8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday12 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Occasionally our schedule will change due to breaks in the academic schedule and holidays.