Student Recreation Complex Expansion & Redesign Overview

  • 257,177 sq. ft. Student Rec Center
  • Approx. 1/3 mile indoor jogging trail with inclined slope
  • 40,431 sq. ft. cardio/weight space
  • 8 multi-purpose courts
  • Renovation of Student Recreation Center Locker Rooms
  • Outdoor Adventure Center
  • High low ropes course across from UREC SRC
  • Fitness Assessment Center
  • Leisure pool in the shape of LSU
  • 9 new tennis courts (opened Fall 2014)
  • Addition of 300+ parking spaces at Student Recreation Complex (opened Fall 2014)


Expansion Updates


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…

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At a Glance

Fact Sheet [pdf]Lookbook [pdf]

July 2015 Aerial Video

LSU UREC expansion aerial views 225 X 150 px thumbnail

Construction Cameras


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