A Division of Student Affairs


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

Robinson Pool Closed for Events! 

  • The Robinson Pool will be closed the following days: 
    • Fri. 10/24 & Sat. 10/25
    • Sat. 11/1
    • Sat. 11/8

Core Stix 

  • Check out this video on how Core Stix works!
  • To borrow the sticks, please visit Equipment Checkout! 
  • Located on the track above the Oread Court! 
  • Hurry, because Core Stix is only here for a limited time!

Fall 2014 KU Fit Schedule (PDF) 

  • The 2014 Fall KU Fit schedule has exciting classes!
    • There are a few changes to the schedule - be sure to check it out!
  • Stop by the Admin Office #103 to get 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

FIT60 (PDF) 

  • 60 minutes of group training with Zach W.
  • Tues. & Thurs., October 28 - December 11
  • 8:00 - 9:00 PM


  • 45 minutes of group training with Katie P.
  • Mon. & Wed, October 27 - December 10
  • 12:00 - 12:45 PM

French Yoga

  • An entire class of yoga taught in French! 
  • If you speak French or are just curious about picking up a thing or two in the language, make sure to come check it out! 
  • November 9th, at 1:00 pm 

Train With the Trainers (PDF)

  • Want to learn how to better program your workout to reach your goals?
  • ​Session 2: November 11, 13, 18, and 20 from 8am - 9:30am.
    • Sign up by November 7th
  • Cost for the session is $50. Sign up in room 103

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!
  • KU Fit Class changes: 
    • BodyPump @11:00am is CANCELLED​ 
    • Zumba @12:30pm is on Court 1941
    • TurboKick @2:00pm is on Court 1941

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

Fall Reduced Hours & Holiday Closings

Outdoor Pursuits Office

Monday - Thursday: 4:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Friday: CLOSED
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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Calendar of Events
Oct 24
Walking Group
11:45 am
Oct 29
Walking Group
11:00 am
Oct 29
Walking Group
12:00 pm
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