About Us

About Recreation & Wellness


See our Spring 2021 Hours for up-to-date information regarding the availability of our buildings, pools, and parks.

Welcome to Recreation & Wellness, where we inspire the USF Community to Achieve Wellness and Success through Recreation Programs and Services.

The University of South Florida Campus Recreation Center is a newly expanded, state-of-the-art fitness facility, located in Tampa, FL. Spanning over 28,000 square feet, the recreation center offers a wealth of space and activities including:

  • Two Gymnasiums, with the ability to host Badminton, Basketball, and Volleyball Contests
  • An indoor suspended track
  • Five four-walled racquetball courts and one squash court
  • An indoor heated pool

In addition, USF Campus Recreation Center offers daily group fitness classes, equipment check out, daily use lockers, and expansive cardio and fitness floors with brand new equipment.
USF Recreation & Wellness also maintains outdoor facilities for use by USF students, faculty, staff, and other affiliate members. These facilities include 13 football and soccer fields, 2 softball fields, 16 tennis courts, a 1.2 mile shaded running trail, and Riverfront Park.


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Code of Ethics

Click here to view Recreation & Wellness Professional Code of Ethics.

Assumption of Risk

All individuals who participate in Recreation & Wellness activities will be doing so at their own risk. These risks could include, but are not limited to, muscle cramps, nausea, fainting, abnormal blood pressure, chest discomfort, and even death. The University of South Florida and its Board of Trustees are not responsible for any injury that may occur to individuals participating in any Recreation & Wellness activity. Participation in any Recreation & Wellness activity is on a purely voluntary basis. Individuals are encouraged to have a physical examination and obtain adequate health and accident insurance PRIOR TO PARTICIPATION in all Recreation & Wellness activities.