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Welcome to KU Recreation Services!

KU Recreation Services provides University of Kansas students, faculty, and staff with a variety of resources for physical fitness, team, and individual sports, classes, and personal training. Our cutting edge indoor and outdoor facilities accommodate a broad range of athleticism -- from beginners looking to improve their health with low impact exercise, to seasoned athletes aspiring to push their physical abilities to the next level.






Breaking News

KU Fit Class Cancellations Sunday 2.7

  • Turbo Kick at 7:15 pm with Cora and Cycle at 8:15 pm with Natalie are cancelled.
  • These cancellations are for this week ONLY!

Commit To Be Fit - NEW 5-week Challenge 2.6-3.11!

  • It takes 21 days to create a healthy habit - we want to help you get there.
  • This is a self-reporting challenge for all KU Students. Register here to get started.
  • Weekly prizes for participants who record at least 4 activities.
  • Look for this List of Activities to choose from and get off to a healthy habit!

Give a Gift  Sweeter than Flowers

  • For Valentine's Day, give your loved one a gift "Sweeter Than Flowers"!
  • Gift Certificates available for KU Fit Passes, Bike Rentals, Monthly Memberships, and Personal Training Sessions.
  • You can purchase the gift certificates at the Admin Office (Rm #103).

Intramural Sports Weekly Honors - Week of 1.20-26

  • Erik Esplund, from the Men's Recreational BB team, The Ducks, has been named the Granada Player of the Week.
  • Adam Schuh was selected as the Intramural Sports Official of the Week.
  • Congratulations to Erik and Adam!

Upcoming Events

Swimming Sport Club to host Jayhawk Swim and Dive Invitational Sat. 2.6

  • The swim meet will be from 12:00 - 6:00 pm at Robinson Center
  • Come cheer on the KU Swimming Sport Club!
  • Due to this meet, there will be NO Student Hours at Robinson for the Pool on Saturday, 2.6

Spring 2016 Intramural Schedule Released!

  • Registrations are open for Extreme Dodgball, Racquetball Doubles, and Table Tennis Doubles through 2.8
  • Get your teams or doubles partner together and sign up!
  • Please visit IMLeagues to register!

Spring KU Fit Schedule Released! (PDF)

  • There are a few new classes added and a few time changes to be aware of - click the link for the updated schedule!
  • Be sure to stop by the Admin Office (Rm. #103) to purchase your full semester KU Fit pass ($50), a half-semester pass ($25), or a one-class pass ($3)
  • If you already purchased a full semester pass through the Optional Fees, you can pick it up at the Admin Office

Adams Campus Challenge Course (PDF)

  • Looking for fun team-building activities? Check out Adams Campus Challenge Course!
  • For more information, contact the Adams Campus Staff at outdoorpursuits@ku.edu


Daily Hours

Ambler SRFC Building

Friday: 5:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Monday: 5:30 a.m. - Midnight

Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Sunday: 9:00 a.m. - Midnight

Thursday: 5:30 a.m. - Midnight

Tuesday: 5:30 a.m. - Midnight

Wednesday: 5:30 a.m. - Midnight

Spring Semester Hours 1.19-5.13

Administrative Office Hours

Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Monday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Saturday: CLOSED

Sunday: CLOSED

Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Spring Semester Hours 1.19-5.13

Outdoor Pursuits Office

Friday: CLOSED

Monday: 4:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Saturday: CLOSED

Sunday: 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Thursday: 4:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Tuesday: 4:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Wednesday: 4:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Spring Semester Hours 1.19-5.13

"The Chalk Rock" Climbing Wall

Friday: CLOSED

Monday: 4:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Saturday: CLOSED

Sunday: 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Thursday: 4:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Tuesday: 4:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Wednesday: 4:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Spring Semester Hours 1.19-5.13
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For Android, search for "KU Rec"
For iPhone, search for "KU Recreation Services"
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