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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

Fall 2014 KU Fit Schedule (PDF)

  • The 2014 Fall KU Fit schedule is now out!
  • Stop by the Admin Office #103 to get a full semester pass for only $50!
  • We also offer a half semester pass for $25 or a one-class pass for $3.

Intramural Sports Officials Wanted!

  • Sports fan? Apply here to become an IM Official!

Open Recreation Fall 2014 Schedule!

  • The Fall 2014 Open Recreation Schedule is now available!

KU Fit + Personal Training Combo Packages!

New Equipment! The Boxmaster!

  • Located next to the Golf Simulator, by Knopp Court!
  • Ready for use now!

Intramural Sports Fall 2014 Schedule (PDF)

  • Can't wait until IM Sports start up again? Check out the schedule to secure your spot!

Having trouble with your fitness goals? Check out a Fit4U Assessment (PDF)!

  • Cost: $15 - Members; $20 - Non-members
  • Sign up in Room 103 today!

Upcoming Events

Train With the Trainers (PDF)

  • Want to learn how to better program your workout to reach your goals? Choose from one of the following sessions.
  • Session 1: October 18 and 25, from noon - 3pm.
    • Sign up by October 15th
  • ​Session 2: November 11, 13, 18, and 20 from 8am - 9:30am.
    • Sign up by November 7th
  • Cost for each session is $50. Sign up in room 103

September Launch KUFIT Classes (PDF)

  • Find your inner hero with one week of FREE participating KUFIT classes!
  • September 22 - 28, located in the Aerobics Studio, ASRFC
  • Zumba, Turbo Kick, Body Pump, and Power Step

NETA Specialty Training: Kettlebell & Indoor Cycling (PDF)

  • Kettlebell: Oct. 18, 8 am - 3 pm
    • Registrations begins at 7:45 am
  • Indoor Cycling: Oct. 19, 8 am - 3 pm
    • Registration begins at 7:45 am
  • Kettlebell and Indoor Cycling certification cost is $169

POUND Instructor Training (PDF)

  • Become an instructor for the Rockout Workout!
  • November 1, 9 am - 5 pm
  • Cost is $249 30 days or more prior, $269 29 days or less prior, and $289 the day of
  • View this link to see what Pound is!
  • Register Here Now!

Fall Hours: August 25 - December 19

Ambler SRFC Building

Monday-Thursday: 5:30 a.m. - Midnight
Friday: 5:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Sunday: 9:00 a.m. - Midnight

Fall Reduced Hours & Holiday Closings

Administrative Office Hours

Monday-Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: Closed

* Extended Hours Aug. 25-28: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Fall Reduced Hours & Holiday Closings

Outdoor Pursuits Office

Monday - Thursday: 4:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Friday: 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Fall Reduced Hours & Holiday Closings

"The Chalk Rock" Climbing Wall

Monday - Thursday: 4:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
M & Th: 8:30 - 10:30 p.m. - Climbing Club Priority
Friday - Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Fall Reduced Hours & Holiday Closings
Mobile App - Download Now!

Versions for both Android (Google Play) and iPhone (Apple App Store) phones.

For Android, search for "KU Rec"
For iPhone, search for "KU Recreation Services"
Download this free app today!!

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Walking Group
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Walking Group
11:00 am
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Walking Group
12:00 pm
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