We Are RecSports

Watch the video shown 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 the University of Florida community through excellence in facilities, fitness, sport, adventure and play. We are committed to advancing student success, developing leaders, and encouraging lifelong wellness.

Our Vision

The world in motion, one Gator at a time.

Our Values

  • Encourage Wellbeing through Participation
  • Build Relationships through Engagement
  • Foster Leadership through Experiences
  • Promote Development through Education
  • Embrace Diversity through Inclusion

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. – 5 p.m.
Saturday & SundayClosed

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