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To be a recognized leader and a choice destination for the university community.


Campus Recreation provides a variety of premier recreational and wellness opportunities in a fun, healthy and safe environment; enhancing the quality of life and educational experience for a diverse university community.


UTSA Campus Recreation values and fosters integrity, fun, accountability, learning and human development, innovation and inclusion in everything that we do. • • • •

Integrity: We embody being honorable, fair and honest in everything we do. Fun: We recognize the importance of enjoyment, humor and play to individual and community well-being. Accountability: It is our duty to be responsible and responsive to the needs of our staff and constituents. Learning and Human Development: We contribute to the ongoing enrichment of the whole person through a wide variety of experiential learning and growth opportunities. • Innovation: We promote ingenuity, creativity, exploration and growth. • Inclusion: We provide an open and welcome environment to meet the needs and interests of a diverse population.

DIVERSITY We, the Department of Campus Recreation, define and value diversity as the physical, cultural, organizational and social presence of race, class, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, socioeconomic background, age, disability, nationality and religion. We strive to attract professional and student staff members that reflect the diverse patrons that we serve on a daily basis. We intentionally develop initiatives and programs designed to capitalize on the benefits of inclusive excellence for all. Our efforts are in compliance with the National Intramural Recreational Sports Association (NIRSA) and align with The University of Texas at San Antonio’s commitment to every student’s success in school and in life. In summary, we are dedicated to creating a Campus Recreation culture that recognizes and values common goals and diverse identities while encouraging respect, understanding and appreciation of individual and group differences in all that we do.


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Main Campus Facility Hours Monday - Thursday Friday 6am - Midnight 6am - 10pm 6am - 9am 6am - 9am Pool Area 11am - 9pm 11am - 9pm Rock Wall 1pm - 10pm 1pm - 7pm Outdoor Resource Center 1pm - 7pm 11am - 7pm Recreation Field Complex 1pm - 11:45pm 1pm - 8pm *Hours are subject to change and can be found at Recreation Center

Saturday 10am - 8pm

Sunday Noon - Midnight

10am - 7pm

Noon - 9pm

By Reservation Only 10am - 1pm 1pm - 4pm

5pm - 10pm CLOSED 1pm - 11:45pm

Main Campus Facility Closures Martin Luther King Day Spring Break


Date(s) 1/16 3/10 - 3/11 3/12 - 3/16 3/17 - 3/18 4/8

Hours 5pm - Midnight Noon - 6pm 6am - 8pm Noon - 6pm 5pm - Midnight

Reservation Procedures • Visit the UTSA Events Management and • Information on Campus Recreation facility, Conference Services website, at reservations, equipment and staffing fees can, to plan be found on the Facilities page of our website an on campus event, view open request dates and request facilities. reservations.cfm


Types of Membership

Current students have a membership to the Recreation Center. All non-student memberships cost $30 per month. • Alumni • Student • Spouse/Domestic Partner • Faculty/Staff • Retired Faculty/Staff

Payment Methods

Campus Recreation accepts cash, check, credit cards and Rowdy Dollars. UTSA Faculty and Staff are eligible to have their membership fee deducted directly from their UTSA paycheck through payroll deduction. New memberships and cancellations must be received by the 14th of the month in order for the cancellation or addition to begin the following month.

Guest Passes ($5.00/Day/Guest) Guest passes are available to individuals 18 years of age or older that are accompanied by a Campus Recreation member. The guest must have a government issued photo ID. Guests must remain in the same activity area as the sponsor. Members may sponsor up to two guests per day and are responsible for the actions of their guests. Passes are valid only on the date they are issued.

Attire Policy Please visit the Campus Recreation website for detailed and area specific policies, facilities.

Equipment Checkout Locations Equipment for a variety of activities is available to check out for no additional charge. • Indoor Equipment: Membership Services • Pool, Outdoor Basketball and Sand Volleyball Equipment: Aquatics Office • Open Rec Field Complex Equipment: Field House • Outdoor Pursuits Equipment: Outdoor Resource Center • Fitness Equipment: Weight/Cardio Room Desk An individual who fails to return equipment or who returns damaged equipment must pay the cost of replacement value to replace the lost, stolen or damaged equipment.

Locker Rentals Locker Room Lockers (Recreation Center and Downtown Fitness Center) • Campus Recreation members are eligible to rent lockers on a semester basis only. • Lockers can be rented from Membership Services beginning on the first day of classes for each semester on a first-come, first-serve basis. • Members may share their lockers with other members. However, only the individual that rented the locker will have access to locker numbers, combinations or contents after clean-out. Locker combinations will not be provided over the phone. • Lockers not renewed or cleared out by the locker term expiration date will have the contents of the locker removed by Campus Recreation Staff. Contents are stored for 45 days after clean-out and then donated to charity.


Coin Operated Lockers (Recreation Center) • Coin operated lockers are available in the main corridor on the 1st floor of the Recreation Center. • The cost is $.25 per use. • Personal locks are not allowed on coin operated lockers. Personal locks and belongings will be removed by Campus Recreation Staff. • Personal belongings may not be left overnight in coin-operated lockers. Belongings will be removed by Campus Recreation Staff at closing. Day-Use Lockers (Recreation Center) • Day-use lockers are available on the second floor of the Recreation Center and by the racquetball courts. • Individuals must supply their own lock. • Personal belongings may not be left overnight. Personal locks and belongings will be removed by Campus Rec staff.

Towel Services

Campus Recreation provides complimentary towel service to members. Members present their UTSACard or RecCard when checking out a towel. Upon returning a towel, members must present their UTSACard or RecCard to have the item removed from the account. An individual who fails to properly return a towel will be assessed a fee.

Campus Rec Shop Campus Recreation offers a variety of sports equipment and accessories. Items available for purchase include; program area sweatshrits, athletic tape, headphones, eyewear/goggles, jump ropes, locks, nose clips, swim caps, weight lifting gloves, weight straps and racquetballs.

Facility Tours

Guided facility tours are available upon request. Current Campus Rec members are allowed to showcase Campus Rec facilities by giving tours to family and friends at least 18 years of age. Any group with someone younger than 18 years old is required to be led by a Campus Recreation staff member.

Events Registration Opens Soccer Basketball 3 Point Contest Dodgeball Racquetball Doubles Tourney Badminton Doubles Tourney Brandon Vaughn Regional Basketball Qualifier Basketball Skills Challenge Dunk Contest March Madness Pick 'Em 4 on 4 Flag Football Softball Floor Hockey Table Tennis Doubles Tourney Tennis Doubles Tourney Ultimate Frisbee 2 Person Golf Scramble Innertube Water Polo Tourney Sand Volleyball Tourney

Registration Closes

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Sport meetings will be held in the Texas Room at 5pm.

Need a Team?


Don’t have a team? Let us help with our free agent program. Visit to become a free agent and let teams find you. For more information on becoming a free agent, visit

1/24 1/31 1/31 2/7 2/14 2/14 2/14 2/27 2/27 3/6 3/6 3/6 3/20 3/20 3/27 3/27 4/3 4/3 4/3

Sport Meetings 1/25 2/1 N/A 2/8 2/15 2/15 2/16 N/A N/A N/A 3/7 3/7 3/21 3/21 3/28 3/28 4/4 4/4 4/10

Play Begins 1/29 2/6 2/6 2/12 2/19 2/26 2/17 2/28 2/28 3/13 3/21 3/25 3/25 3/25 TBD 3/30 TBD 4/14 4/21

How to Register Visit for each intramural event. Please visit recreation/intramurals/ for more information on registation.

Officials Training Soccer Basketball Softball 4 on 4 Flag Football




1/17-1/24 1/23-1/31 2/20-2/28 2/27-3/5

7pm 7pm 7pm 7pm

Texas Room Texas Room Texas Room Texas Room

Programs Cardio Minute Madness Submax and Max Bench Press Kipping Pull-Up Competition Nutrition 101 50/100 Burpee Challenge Strongman / Strongwoman Submax Leg Press/Max Squat Push Up Competition 1000 lbs Club

Demo Kitchen








2/1 - 5/31 (Monthly) 2/6 2/23 2/23 3/5 3/24 4/12 4/23 Every Day

All Day 4pm-8pm 4pm-8pm 6:30pm 4pm - 8pm 10am 4pm-8pm 4pm-8pm All Day

Weight Room Desk Weight Room Desk 2nd Floor Core Area Texas/San Antonio Room 2nd Floor Core Area Rec/Rowdy Courts Weight Room Desk 2nd Floor Core Area Weight Room Desk

1/19 1/25 2/23 2/20 2/29 3/7 3/29 4/18 4/26

Chicken Taco Chili Tomato Basil Bruschetta and Chipotle Chicken Quesadillas Sushi Made Easy "Kitchen Basics" Cooking 101 Fajita Burgers and Baked Sweet Potato Fries Chicken Parmigiana Burgers Crispy Baked Fish Tenders and Baked Mac and Cheese Asian Turkey Meatballs with Sesame Noodles Buffalo Chicken Pita

5:30pm 5:30pm 5:30pm 5pm 5:30pm 5:30pm 5:30pm 5:30pm 11:30am

I I II Workshop I I I II I

Food will be provided for free to the first 20 participants to register at

Nutrition Assessments Sign Up for Assessments Date Time 1/19 1/25 1/26 2/16 2/23 2/29 3/5 3/22 3/29 4/12 4/18 4/26 4/26


10:30am -2:30pm 10:30am -2:30pm 10:30am -2:30pm 1:30pm - 5:30pm 10:30am -2:30pm 10:30am -2:30pm 10:30am -2:30pm 10:30am -2:30pm 10:30am -2:30pm 10:30am -2:30pm 10:30am -2:30pm 9:30am - 11:30am 12:30pm - 2:30pm

Have other nutrition questions? e-mail:

Campus Rec’s registered dietitian, Annie Bell, will address your nutrition-related questions and concerns, assess you goals, and review your current food intake and lifestyle habits to individualize eating strategies specific to your needs and interests. Appointments will last one hour. Only 12 consultations per month. Sign up while spots last. Participants need to have paperwork completed and turned in a week prior to their consultation. Sign up at

Massage Therapy Affiliate



30 min $25.00 Student 60 min $40.00 90 min $60.00 30 min $30.00 Member 60 min $45.00 90 min $70.00 30 min $35.00 Non-Member 60 min $50.00 90 min $80.00 To make an appointment e-mail:

Personal Training # of Sessions

30 Minute Sessions

1 Hour Sessions

1 4 8 16 24

N/A $80 $140 $240 N/A

$25 $90 $160 $300 $410

For more information e-mail:

Work It Out!

Share-A-Trainer Packages $40 $110 $175 $320 $425

Need a workout partner? How about 30? Try a Group Exercise class. Pick from more than 75 classes per week including; Hip Hop, Zumba, Abs 101, Total Conditioning and many more. Schedules are available in the Rec Center and online at recreation/fitness/.

Forming a New Club 1. Consult with the Assistant Director of Club Sports Mario Rios about plans for the establishment of a new club. 2. Become recognized as a Registered Student Organization on campus through the Student Activities Office. 3. Turn in a list of at least five members more than the minimum to play the sport, with banner ID numbers, who will participate in the club for the coming year. Individual sports require at least five members to start a club. 4. Complete the following forms: • Club Sport Pre-Registration for New Clubs • Current List of Club Officers • Officer Agreement for each club officer 5. Obtain a letter from Campus Recreation that states the club has been formally established. This letter will be turned in to the Student Activities office.





Badminton Climbing Cycling Fencing Men's Ice Hockey Karate Men's Lacrosse Powerlifting Men's Rugby Men's Soccer Women's Soccer Tennis Ultimate Frisbee Men's Volleyball Women's Volleyball Wakeboarding Wrestling

To be eligible to compete on a club team: • Enrolled in at least 6 credit hours • Have these forms on file with Campus Recreation Player Waiver Copy of UTSA ID Participant Information Form • 2.0 GPA

Events Swim to the Alamo Polar Bear Swim Love Hurts Safety Float Ain't No Joke Swim Meet Life Guard Class

Date 1/23 - 5/18 2/1 2/10 3/7 3/28 4/13 - 4/15 4/20 - 4/22

Time All Day 7:30pm 11am - 2pm TBD 5pm

Location Outdoor Pool Outdoor Pool Outdoor Pool Outdoor Pool Outdoor Pool


Outdoor Pool

Join Us for a Swim and Outdoor Play

The Aquatics Center is accessed through the Main Campus Recreation Center. The Aquatics Center features a lap pool comprised of three-25 yard lanes, a lazy river with volcano fountain, two cold spas, a recreational pool, two hot spas with grottos, two sand volleyball courts, an outdoor basketball court and an island for lounging. The Aquatics Center provides users the opportunity for lap and informal swimming. Visit the Aquatics website at for more information.


Trips Date


Reg. Deadline

Equipment Lending


Reimer's Ranch Climbing Day 2/14 $16 1/26 Dripping Springs, TX Flat Rock Mountain Biking 2/10 - 2/12 $60 2/7 Comfort, TX Hiking, Biking, & Caving 2/17 - 2/19 $67 2/9 Bend, TX Basura Bash Trail Clean-up 2/25 $10 2/24 San Antonio, TX Moab Bike & Climb Spring Break 3/10 - 3/18 $224 3/1 Moab, UT Coast Cleanup Spring Break 3/10 - 3/17 $137 3/1 Gautier, MS Ride from the Rec 3/24 Free None OP Schnabel Park, TX Frederick Park Day Hike 3/25 Free 3/23 San Antonio, TX Pecos Rock Climbing 3/30 - 4/1 $81 3/22 Comstock, TX Whitewater Kayaking 3/31 $19 3/22 San Marcos, TX Sailing Adventure Certification 4/13 - 4/15 $289 4/5 Kemah, TX Surf Camp 4/20 - 4/22 $76 4/12 Aransas Pass, TX Canoe Essentials 4/21 $18 4/12 Spring Branch, TX Trip Leader Training 5/12 - 5/22 $153 5/3 Big Bend, TX Kayak Roll Sessions will be held every Monday 1pm - 3pm and Tuesdays 3pm - 5pm in the Recreation Center Pool.

Had to leave your outdoor equipment at home? We can help supply you with what you need for your next outdoor adventure. With your UTSA ID, you can use our equipment for FREE! Visit the Outdoor Pursuits website at recreation/outdoor/ for a list of available equipment.

Outdoor Resource Center Orientations


Mountain Bike Orientations Stove Orientations Boat Orientations Bike Maintenance



Monday-Thursday Monday-Thursday Monday-Thursday Saturday

4pm - 4:30pm 4:30pm - 5pm 5pm - 6pm 10am - 1pm

Climbing Events On-Site Climbing Competition Reel Rock Film Festival Belay Clinics Lead Climb Clinics

Group Climbs




3/25 3/25 Monday-Thursday Last Saturday of Month

Noon 7pm 5pm 10am

RockWall UC Retama RockWall RockWall

Get your friends or student organization up our Rockwall with our group climbs. Groups can climb Friday 7pm - 10pm and Saturday 1pm - 4pm. Please reserve your group climb at request.cfm.

Events Event Cardio Minute Madness Pool Challenge and Tournament Table Tennis Challenge and Tournament Trivia/Board Games Challenge Video Game Challenge Free Throw Competition Basketball Tournament Push up Competition Frisbee Challenge Football Throw Competition Backyard Games Challenge Volleyball Serve Competition Volleyball Tournament Wiffle Ball Challenge Kickball Challenge Dodgeball Challenge





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All Day 11am - 2pm 11am - 2pm 11am - 2pm 11am - 2pm 11am - 2pm TBD 9am - 9pm 11am - 2pm 11am - 2pm 11am - 2pm 11am - 2pm 11am - 2pm 11am - 2pm 11am - 2pm 11am - 2pm

Downtown Fitness Center Student Activities Center Student Activities Center Student Activities Center Student Activities Center Rowdy Sport Court Rowdy Sport Court Downtown Fitness Center Bill Miller Plaza Bill Miller Plaza Bill Miller Plaza Rowdy Sport Court Rowdy Sport Court Bill Miller Plaza Bill Miller Plaza Bill Miller Plaza

All of above take place at the UTSA Downtown Campus. For question on activities and tournaments, email

Facility Hours Fitness Center Sport Court





6:30am-9pm 9am -9pm

6:30am-7pm 9am - 7pm

11am- 2pm 11am- 2pm


Just Around the Corner The Downtown Fitness Center is located on the 3rd floor of the Durango Building and includes strength and cardio equipment and a group exercise classroom. There is a full locker room located in the basement of the Durango Building. The outdoor Rowdy Sport Court is located in the Bill Miller Plaza.

Facility Closures Martin Luther King Day Spring Break


For more inforamtion on the Downtown Fitness Center, visit



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Closed Closed 11am - 6pm Closed Closed

UTSA Campus Recreation Sping 2012 Program Guide  

Detailing programs and events available at the University of Texas at San Antonio Campus Recreation Center for the Spring semester of 2012.