The Department of Campus Recreation was established in 1998. Campus Recreation has grown from programming in the PE Gym and Track Field to now providing over 185,000 square feet of indoor space, 10 acres of artificial multi-purpose fields and a satellite facility at the UTSA Downtown Campus. Campus Recreation is comprised of Aquatics, Club Sports, Downtown Programs, Fitness and Wellness, Intramural Sports, and Outdoor Pursuits. Enrolled students are members of Campus Recreation and are eligible to use all of the services provided as well as participate in programming. To serve its patrons, Campus Recreation employs 26 professional staff members and approximately 300 part-time student employees.
To be recognized leaders in student development and collegiate recreation.
Campus Recreation provides opportunities to enhance the quality of life and educational experiences by offering a variety of facilities, programs and services that are responsive to the physical, social, recreational, and lifelong educational needs of the campus community.
We embody being honorable, fair and honest in everything we do.
We recognize the importance of enjoyment, humor and play for individual and community well-being.
It is our duty to be responsible and responsive to the needs of our staff and constituents.
We contribute to the ongoing enrichment of the whole person through a wide variety of experimental learning and growth opportunities.
We promote ingenuity, creativity, exploration and growth.
We provide an open and welcoming environment to meet the needs and interests of a diverse population.