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Stay active on campus by utilizing the fitness center or taking a group fitness class!

Find Your Fit


Whether you are an experienced athlete or trying something new, we have an intramural or sport club for you!

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Explore the outdoors on an adventure trip by renting outdoor equipment!

Let's Adventure

Hours of Operation

Below you will find hours for the Kress Events Center (including the fitness center), pool, climbing tower, and Shorewood Center (outdoor adventure). Note that hours change throughout the year. 

Kress Events Center
Climbing Tower
Shorewood Center

Monday 6:30am-11:00pm

Tuesday 6:30am-11:00pm

Wednesday 6:30am-11:00pm

Thursday 6:30am-11:00pm

Friday 6:30am-10:00pm

Saturday 8:00am-6:00pm

Sunday 1:00pm-8:00pm

Monday 7:30-9:00am, 5:00-8:00pm

Tuesday 10:30am-12:30pm, 5:00-8:00pm

Wednesday 7:30am-9:00am, 5:00-8:00pm

Thursday 10:30am-12:30pm, 5:00-8:00pm

Friday 7:30am-9:00am

Saturday Closed

Sunday 3:00pm-6:00pm

Monday 4:00pm-7:00pm

Tuesday 4:00pm-7:00pm

Wednesday 4:00pm-7:00pm

Thursday 4:00pm-7:00pm

Friday Closed

Saturday Closed

Sunday 5:00pm-8:00pm

Monday 8:00am-11:00am, 3:00-7:00pm

Tuesday 3:00-7:00pm

Wednesday 3:00-7:00pm

Thursday 3:00-7:00pm

Friday 8:00am-11:00am, 3:00-7:00pm

Saturday Closed

Sunday Closed

Kress Events Center
Climbing Tower
Shorewood Center

Friday, March 8th 6:30am-9:00pm

Saturday, March 9th 8:00am-2:00pm

Sunday, March 10th 1:00pm-5:00pm

Monday, March 11th 6:30am-9:00pm

Tuesday, March 12th 6:30am-9:00pm

Wednesday, March 13th 6:30am-9:00pm

Thursday, March 14th 6:30am-9:00pm

Friday, March 15th 6:30am-9:00pm

Saturday, March 16th 8:00am-2:00pm

Sunday, March 17th 1:00pm-8:00pm




All facilities will be closed on March 30th and 31st, 2024.

Kress Events Center
Climbing Tower
Shorewood Center

Monday, May 6th 6:30am-10:00pm

Tuesday, May 7th 6:30am-10:00pm

Wednesday, May 8th 6:30am-10:00pm

Thursday, May 9th 6:30am-10:00pm

Friday, May 10th 6:30am-9:00pm

Saturday, May 11th 8:00am-4:00pm

Sunday, May 12th Closed




The Kress Events Center will be closed May 12th-19th for our annual shutdown/building maintenance. 

Kress Events Center
Climbing Tower
Shorewood Center

Monday 6:30am-9:00pm

Tuesday 6:30am-9:00pm

Wednesday 6:30am-9:00pm

Thursday 6:30am-9:00pm

Friday 6:30am-4:30pm

Saturday Closed

Sunday Closed




Memorial Day Weekend: Closed Saturday, May 25th - Monday, May 27th

4th of July: Wednesday, July 3rd 6:30am-4:30pm; Thursday, July 4th Closed


View building hours, register for group fitness classes, plan your next adventure, sign up for intramurals, register for events, and more! You can even gain access to the Kress Events Center with your virtual ID.

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UREC Web Portal

Do everything you can do on the UREC app, but from your computer. Students/staff login with your UWGB email and password. Community members can set up an account at the front desk.

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UREC student workersStudent intramural referees Students on UREC outdoor adventurePeople doing yoga


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UREC is one of the largest employers of students on campus. Each of our facilities and programs are organized and operated by our amazing student employees. Regardless of your passions or experience level, we can help you gain the skills needed to thrive in your employment experience with UREC. 

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University Recreation

Play Hard. Have Fun. Lead On.



We strive to have open space for students to recreate at all times. Gyms, racquetball courts, the pool, and the turf gym are all available throughout the week. Check out equipment (basketballs, volleyballs, etc.) at the front desk, with your ID, for free. The front desk staff can also set up nets as desired.

Let's play

Kress Event Center 

The Kress Event Center is managed and operated by the Department of University Recreation. 

Jeff Krueger

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Meet Jeff Krueger, the Director of Recreation and Kress Operations. If you want to know more about UREC, you can contact any of our professional staff.

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