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Rec Sports programs include Fitness and Wellness, Intramural Sports, Sport Clubs, Outdoor Pursuits, Aquatics, and Informal Recreation. Our facilities include the Sheila Umphrey Recreational Sports Center, the Indoor Pool, and the Golf Driving Range.

There's always something happening in Rec Sports! We encourage you to join in on the fun!

Looking for more information? Please feel free to contact us by phone at (409) 880-2306, or e-mail us at

If you would like to schedule a group tour of the Sheila Umphrey Recreational Sports Center, contact Balinda Cooper, Executive Assistant at (409) 880-7585.

Our Mission

It is the mission of the Department of Recreational Sports to provide the finest programs, services, facilities, and equipment to enrich the university learning experience and promote maximum involvement of our students, faculty, staff, and alumni. Our purpose is to foster a lifetime appreciation of sports and wellness.