The Recreational Sports Guidelines are designed to give you the information needed to begin your membership and enjoy your experience with Recreational Sports at TAMIU. We will strive to maintain the highest quality of service to our members to enhance the quality of your campus life experience.
The Recreational Sports Department provides a valuable service to the University community. You are an extremely important part of this service through your daily interaction and feedback.
Department Vision, Mission and Philosophy
To be recognized leader and choice destination for the TAMIU community.
TAMIU Rec Sports will strive to be the most comprehensive, inclusive, and progressive recreational sports program in the state of Texas. This will be accomplished by providing diverse sport and fitness opportunities, promoting a culture of wellness, offering student and staff development opportunities, distinctive facilities and equipment, enhanced sense of community, and leadership in the profession.
The Department of Rec Sports provides programs, facilities, and services that promote active participation allowing the opportunity to achieve individual potential while having fun, relieving stress, and promoting community and spirit. Through participation, the TAMIU community is provided an opportunity to relieve stress, be fit and have fun!
Rec Sports is a service-oriented organization. As such, our philosophy is to serve the people of TAMIU, thus providing maximum recreational opportunities as well learning outcomes for our Rec Sports staff.
Each participant should have the opportunity to pursue quality recreational opportunities in a safe and enjoyable environment.
It is our obligation to make all participants feel welcome.
Each participant is entitled to our full and enthusiastic attention and being sensitive to his or her needs is fundamental.
We serve as part of a team and our success depends on our mutual cooperation.
Facilitating the positive experiences of participants is our primary responsibility rather than the dictatorial enforcement of regulations.
Adherence to high standards of personal conduct and professionalism reflects favorably on us as individuals and on the department.