The Department of Recreational Sports offers affordable access to fitness facilities for the University of Minnesota community. University of Minnesota students, staff/faculty/affiliates, retirees, alumni/U associates and their spouses/domestic partners are eligible for membership with the Department of Recreational Sports. General members of the community are eligible for membership at the St. Paul Gymnasium only.
Membership with the Department of Recreational Sports includes access to both the University Recreation Center on the East Bank and the St. Paul Gymnasium on the St. Paul Campus. Within those facilities, members are able to utilize all cardio equipment, weight/strength equipment, handball/racquetball/squash courts, gymnasiums, pools and indoor tracks. Services, such as locker and U Card Services, group fitness classes and personal training, are offered for an additional cost.
Members may also take advantage of the following privileges:
Tours of the facilities and equipment are available during all open building hours. For tours of the University Recreation Center, stop by the Member Service Office located in the lobby of the Rec Center. For tours of the St. Paul Gymnasium, stop by the St. Paul Gym front desk. If you prefer a scheduled appointment, please email email@example.com.
The Member Service Office is located in the lobby of the University Recreation Center.
or call the Member Service Office at