Facility of Merit

Student Recreation Center

UConn Student Recreation Center

UConn's dynamic 191,000 square foot Student Recreation Center was built with program input from students, staff and the Student Advisory Committee. The new Student Recreation Center conforms to Connecticut High Performance Building Code regulations and is registered as a LEED GOLD project. Located in the epicenter of campus at 2060 Hillside Road, the Recreation Center is steps away from the South Parking Garage, UConn Bookstore, Gampel Pavilion, and Homer Babbidge Library.

Open Fitness Areas

fitness zone 1

Fitness Zone 1

  • First Floor
  • Cardio Equipment
  • Weights

Fitness Zone 2

  • First Floor
  • Cardio Equipment
  • Weights
fitness zone 3

Fitness Zone 3

  • Second Floor
  • Cardio Equipment
  • Weights
fitness zone 4

Fitness Zone 4

  • Second Floor
  • Functional Training Equipment
  • Turf
aquatic center

Aquatic Center

  • First Floor
  • Lap Pool
  • Recreational Pool
indoor track

Indoor Track

  • Fourth Floor
  • 1/6 mile, 3 lane track
  • Stunning Campus Views

Fitness Studios

cycle studio

Cycle Studio

  • Second Floor
  • Group Cycling
  • Spin Classes
mind body studio

Mind Body Studio

  • Second Floor
  • Yoga, Pilates, Barre
  • Outdoor Terrace
Studio A&B

Studio A & Studio B

  • Second Floor
  • Group Fitness Classes
Functional Fitness

Functional Fitness Studio

  • Second Floor
  • PACK Small Group Training Classes

Activity Centers


Climbing Center

  • First Floor Entrance
  • 56’ Tall Climbing Wall
  • Adjacent Bouldering Wall

Equipment Checkout

  • First Floor
  • Balls, Racquets, Weight Belts and Other Equipment
  • Court Reservation Check-ins

Adventure Center

  • Entrance on Floor 1 (NE corner of Rec Center across from Grad Center)
  • Weekend and Week-Long Outdoor Trips
  • Equipment/Gear Rentals

Cycle Share

  • Located in the Adventure Center
  • Fall, Spring and Summer Bike Rentals
  • Semester-Long and Weekly Rentals

Playing Courts


MAC Court

  • Third Floor
  • Two Court, Multi-Activity Space
  • Open use except Mon-Thurs after 6:00pm and Sunday after 12:00pm for Club Sports/Intramurals

MAC Court

  • Third Floor

4 Court Gymnasium

  • Third Floor
  • 1 Court Always Designated for Open Play
  • 3 Courts reserved Mon-Thurs after 6:00pm and Sunday after 12:00pm for Club Sports/Intramurals

4 Court Gymnasium

  • Third Floor

Racquetball Courts

Racquetball Courts

  • Third Floor
  • One-on-one play only

Member Amenities


Men/Women's Locker Rooms

  • First Floor
  • Full and Half Size Lockers Available
  • Private Showers, Changing Area

All Gender Locker Room

  • First Floor
  • Private Shower, Toilet, Changing Area
  • Day Lockers
towel tracker

Towel Trackers

  • In Locker Rooms and at Equipment Check
card entry turnstiles

Card Entry Turnstiles

  • First Floor

Customer Service Desk

  • First Floor
front entrance

Front Lobby

  • First Floor
  • Free Zone
  • Freshens

Training and Assessment Rooms


Personal Training Assessment Rooms

  • Second Floor

Athletic Training Services

  • Third Floor
  • Services Club Sports Team Members

Meeting Areas

development room

Husky Suite

  • First Floor
  • Full Suite - Can Be Partitioned into Two Rooms

Floor Plans

Floor Plan First Floor
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First Floor

1 Fitness Zone 1
2 Fitness Zone 2
3 8-lane, 25-meter Lap Pool / 3-lane, 25-meter Recreational Pool
4 Climbing & Boulder Walls & Reception Area
5 Lobby/Lounge  free zone, no membership required to enter
6 Customer Service/Check In-Area
7 Husky Suite Meeting Rooms
8 Mango (Dining Services)
9 Outdoor Adventure Center
10A Women's Locker Room
10B All Gender Locker Room
10C Men's Locker Room

Floor Plan Second Floor
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Second Floor

11 Fitness Zone 3
12 Fitness Zone 4
13 Mind Body Studio & Terrace
14 Functional Training Studio
15 Fitness Studio A
16 Fitness Studio A
17 Cycle Room
18 Executive Conference Room
19-21 Performance Suite

Floor Plan Third Floor
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Third Floor

22 Four Court Gymnasium
23 MAC Gymnasium
24 Individual Courts
25 Racquetball Courts
Club Sports Athletic Training/Intramural sign in

Floor Plan Fourth Floor
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Fourth Floor

27 1/6 Mile, 3-Lane Indoor Track