Hours + Location

  1. Holiday Hours

      FInals Week — December 2-10

      Recreation & Wellness Center

        Rec Center Rec Pool Membership Services
      December 2-3 10:00am-6:00pm 12:00pm-3:00pm Closed
      December 4-7 6:30am-9:00pm



      December 8 6:30am-9:00pm 7:00am-9:00am 9:00am-5:00pm
      December 9-10 12:00pm-6:00pm 12:00pm-3:00pm Closed

      Outdoor Resource Center/Bike Shop, USF Riverfront Park & Boathouse

        Riverfront Park Boat House
      December 2-3 10:00am-6:00pm 10:00am-4:30pm
      December 4-7 10:00am-6:00pm Closed
      December 8 10:00am-6:00pm 10:00am-4:30pm
      December 9-10 10:00am-6:00pm 10:00am-4:30pm
        Outdoor Resource Center/Bike Shop
      December 2-3 Closed
      December 4, 6, 8 12:00pm-5:00pm
      December 5, 7 Closed
      December 9-10 Closed

      The FIT

        FIT FIT Esports Lab FIT Pool
      December 2-3 12:00pm-5:00pm Closed Closed
      December 4-7 11:00am-6:00pm Closed Closed
      December 8 11:00am-6:00pm Closed Closed
      December 9-10 12:00pm-5:00pm Closed Closed

      The WELL

        The WELL
      December 2-3 Closed
      December 4-7 11:00am-6:00pm
      December 8 11:00am-6:00pm
      December 9-10 Closed

  1. Recreation & Wellness Center

      Located on the University of South Florida Campus near the Yuengling Center, Athletics and Student Health and Wellness Center, The Campus Recreation Center is a 189,681 square foot facility that welcomes more than 300,000 visitors each year. 


  1. Fall Hours

      August 17 - December 10

        Rec Center Rec Pool Membership Services
      Mon – Thu 6:30am-10:30pm

      7:00am - 9:00am*

      12:00pm - 2:00pm*

      5:00pm - 7:00pm

      9:00am – 5:00pm
      Fri 6:30am-9:00pm

      7:00am - 9:00am 

      12:00pm - 2:00pm

      9:00am – 5:00pm
      Sat – Sun 10:00am-6:00pm 12:00pm - 3:00pm Closed

      *Notice: Starting on November 1st, and occuring every two weeks, Open Swim is canceled (7:00am - 2:00pm) for maintenance and upkeep.
      These dates include the following: 11/15, 11/29, 12/13, 12/27

Amenities + Spaces

Please visit our Campus Rec Shop to view the schedules for available rooms. Visit our reservation page to make a facility reservation for available spaces.

  1. The Fit

      The Fit is located within The Village on the North side of the Tampa campus. A state of the art recreation facility and wellness center, The Fit serves all USF students' recreational needs. This new satellite facility is approximately 19,280 square feet and features a zero entry outdoor pool. 


  1. Fall Hours

      August 17 – December 10

        FIT FIT Pool Esports Lab
      Mon – Fri 11:00am – 8:00pm 12:00pm – 5:00pm 5:00pm - 11:00pm
      Sat – Sun 12:00 – 5:00pm 12:00pm – 5:00pm Closed

      † Outdoor Facilities/Pools will be cleared of all patrons if lightning is detected within a 10 – mile radius of said facility.

Amenities + Services

FIT equipment includes:

  • Indoor Rowing Machines
  • Stair Climbers
  • Treadmills
  • Elliptical Cross Trainers
  • Upright & Recline Exercise Bikes
  • Strength Machines
  • Free Weights
  • Esports Lab
  • FIT Pool


Phone: (813) 974-4437

Email: campusrec@usf.edu   

  1. The WELL

      The Center for Wellness, Engagement, Leadership & Learning (WELL), located at the heart of USF Health on the Tampa campus, serves students and provides a gathering place for the Health community to come together to learn, study, relax, dine and connect. Recreation & Wellness, in partnership with the The WELL, now offers new fitness opportunities for students, faculty and staff. 


  1. Fall 

      August 17 – December 10

      Mon – Fri

      6:30am – 9:00am

      11:30am – 7:00pm

      Sat – Sun Closed

Amenities + Services

The WELL Fitness Center offers 12,000 square feet of recreation space featuring state-of-the-art fitness equipment, group fitness classes and full-service locker rooms with showers.In addition to a dedicated group fitness room, the WELL Fitness Center offers a multitude of Technogym® cardiovascular equipment, including web-enabled treadmills, stationary bikes and stair steppers. Strength equipment includes power racks, free weight dumbbells up to 100 pounds, utility benches, and Life Fitness® selectorized machines.

  1. Riverfront Park | Boat House | Outdoor Resource Center + Bike Shop

      Feeling adventurous? Riverfront Park offers a wide variety of outdoor recreation activities that will help you find your adventurous side! The Riverfront Park  serves as an outdoor space to help encourage and promote healthy lifestyle behaviors. It is a wonderfully large park, right on the Hillsborough River. With amenities ranging from walking paths, to kayaks and canoeing, to pavilions, the USF Riverfront Park is a lovely place to spend the afternoon! 


  1. Fall Hours

      August 17 – December 10

        Riverfront Park† Boat House†
      Mon – Thu 10:00am – 6:00pm Closed
      Fri – Sun  10:00am – 6:00pm 10:00pm –4:30pm
        ORC & Bike Shop
      Mon, Wed & Fri 12:00pm – 5:00pm
      Tues & Thurs Closed

Amenities + Services


The Riverfront Park Boathouse is located within USF Riverfront Park and is available to USF students, faculty, and staff with a valid USF ID. Each card holder may rent up to two boats. Currently, the boathouse is open only Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.

Pavilion Rental

USF Riverfront Park has three pavilions available to rent. Rentals & reservations are available to USF student organizations, USF departments, and non-USF affiliated organizations, companies, and groups. For information about rentals, pricing, and reservation procedures.

Reservation Information Link

Disc Golf

Riverfront Park is home to an 18 hole disc golf course. Players may rent specialized discs from the boathouse, stop by for a map, or some tips for the back nine. The course extends around the perimeter of the park and back into the camping area.

Official PDGA Rules 

Challenge Course 

The USF Challenge Course provides personal development and teambuilding programs in a safe, challenging, and supportive environment that promotes a deeper awareness of ourselves, others, and the natural world.

Learn More About the Challenge Course 


Outdoor Resource Center + Bike Shop 

Email: careilly@usf.edu 

Phone: (813) 974–2051


Email: adventure@usf.edu 

Phone: (813)-974-6381

Challenge Course

Email: challengecourse@usf.edu

Outdoor Facilities/Pools will be cleared of all patrons if lightning is detected within a 10-mile radius of said facility.
Reservations are not required at the Riverfront Park; guests are allowed when accompanied by a USF student or Recreation & Wellness member.