University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota



The University Recreation and Wellness Center opened its doors in 1993, and was most recently expanded by 175,000 square feet in 2013. Located on the University of Minnesota’s East Bank Campus, the facility serves more than 6,000 patrons on an average weekday during the academic year.

The University Recreation and Wellness Center houses the following:

  • Fitness Centers
  • Climbing and Bouldering Wall
  • Outdoor Adventure Rental Center
  • Handball and Racquetball Courts
  • International Squash Courts
  • Gymnasiums
  • Multi Activity Court
  • Multipurpose Rooms
  • Indoor Cycling Studio
  • Wellness Resource Center
  • Demonstration Kitchen
  • Steam Rooms and Saunas
  • Locker Rooms
  • Pro Shop and Equipment Room
  • Full Service Cafeteria

Spring 2015 Hours

Mpls. Rec & Wellness Center
Mon - Thurs 5:45am-11:00pm
Friday 5:45am-10:00pm
Saturday 8:00am-7:00pm
Sunday 11:00am-10:00pm

Effective January 20-May 15
There will be reduced hourson Sunday, April 5 (Noon-5:00pm).

Room Schedules

URWC Building Hours
URWC Building Hours,MPLS Bouldering Wall,MPLS Climbing Wall,Indoor Cycling,
Multipurpose 3 & 4,Multipurpose 1 & 2,Multipurpose 4,Multipurpose 1,