Member Updates

Aquatic Programming Update

Now that the UREC Indoor Pool and Outdoor Pools are open, we are offering private swim lessons, semi private swim lessons, and group swim lessons.  We also offer lifeguard courses and CPR certification classes. Please contact the Assistant Director of Aquatics, Troy Lukas, at tlukas@lsu.edu, with any questions.  Just keep swimming!

Letter From the Director: April Update

The month of March was an exciting time in UREC history as we reactivated the Main Entrance at UREC.  The new opening has attracted many of our students to explore the facility and find the space that is best suited for their workout needs.  We have seen an 89% increase in student use in the…

Letter From the Director: Reactivation of the Main Entrance

As many of you know, UREC has been going through an Expansion and Redesign project over the last 3.5 years.  Today we are excited to announce that we re-activated the main entrance (West Entrance).   This entrance is located across the street from our Challenge Course. While we are extremely excited about reactivating the West Entrance…

Important Information About The Temporary Hallway

Between Jan 2 – Jan 11, the new East Area and the existing UREC facility will not be connected by the temporary hallway (tunnel) structure currently in place.  During this time, the General Contractor will be working on installing the floor and other aspects as we move to completion of the UREC Expansion Project. The only way to enter the…

Letter from the Director: Fall 2016 Semester Update

Dear UREC Members- The 2016-2017 school year is upon us, and I am excited about what this year has in store for us not only as a department, but more importantly as a University.  The last 3 years have presented challenges and we have gone through growth in our department.  We can now see the light…

Letter from the Director: Spring 2016 Semester Update

Dear UREC Members- This week marks the beginning of the 2016 Spring semester.  It also means we are one semester closer to our UREC Expansion and Redesign being completed.  According to our architects and general contractor, we are scheduled to be complete in Spring of 2017.  With any project of this magnitude, it is always…