About us

Student Recreation and Wellness Services is a department within the Division of Student Affairs that oversees recreation facilities and programs at The University of Akron.

Staff Directory

Staff directory

Have questions? Visit our staff directory to find general contact numbers and a full listing of SRWS staff.

Pro Shop

Pro shop

Our pro shop is located next to the SRWC front desk and is stocked with a variety of health and fitness items.


Access to the Rec center is included for currently enrolled students who have paid the appropriate facility fee. Faculty, staff, alumni and community members may purchase memberships.


We manage the Student Recreation and Wellness Center, the Ocasek Natatorium and the Central-Hower south gymnasium.


Interested in reserving one of the many areas in our facilities? We have great spaces for birthday parties, athletic events and meetings.


We have developed a code of conduct that reflects our commitment to creating a safe, welcoming, and enjoyable experience for all patrons.

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