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Recreation and Wellness

Members of the Dance Club performing in the Field House.

This website provides information on the wide variety of recreational activities and services offered by the department, which are designed with the University community in mind.

Students playing flag football

Find out what we have planned for you!

RecWell Programs
Student on nature trail

Take a relaxing walk on one of our many trails!

UWF Trail Maps
Participant learning to swim

Find our facility hours here!

Facility Hours
Student holding phone

Check out the RecWell App to stay connected!

RecWell Resources

Mission Statement

Recreation's role is to advance UWF’s mission, vision and priorities by providing diverse learning and developmental opportunities through experiences emphasizing lifelong wellness.

Vision Statement

Recreation will be a comprehensive model for wellness and experiential education.


  • Caring - Treating students as individuals who matter; extending oneself in support of celebration of another
  • Collaboration - A sense of connectedness to the division and University through working with others for the common good; involving constituents and stakeholders in decision-making and problem-solving
  • Inclusion - Embracing and respecting the diversity inherent in all people and creating an environment where all students can live, learn and lead meaningful lives regardless of who they are
  • Integrity - Adherence to professional ethics and/or personal principles that make one's behavior, character and actions beyond reproach