Shenk Sports Complex

Named in the honor of Mr. Henry Shenk (Chair of the Department of Health, Physical Education and Recreation from 1941-1972), the Shenk Sports Complex is located at 23rd and Iowa. This outdoor field complex is intended for the use of KU students and University of Kansas employees only. Priority usage has been established by KU Recreation Services. The Shenk Sports Complex is used by Intramural Sports, various KU Sport Clubs, open recreation and is available for reservation by university and community groups. Please call 785.864.1370 or complete the Facility Reservation Request for inquiries pertaining to availability, scheduling and authorized use of these fields.


Reservations

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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

Regular Hours 8.25-12.20

Outdoor Pursuits Office

Friday: 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Monday: 4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Saturday: CLOSED

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

Thursday: 4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Tuesday: 4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Wednesday: 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Regular Hours 8.25-12.20
 

"The Chalk Rock" Climbing Wall

Friday: CLOSED

Monday: 4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Saturday: CLOSED

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

Thursday: 4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Tuesday: 4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Wednesday: 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. (Climbing Club Only)

Regular Hours 8.25-12.20
 
Current Field Conditions - Outdoor Facilities

Central Field Conditions: OPEN

Shenk Sports Complex Conditions: CLOSED

Tennis Courts Condition: OPEN

Sand Volleyball Courts Condition: CLOSED

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