Rec Sports COVID-19 Response & Updates

We are thrilled to be opening our doors to our TAMIU community in the near future. While one of our main goals has always been to provide fun and inclusive programming for our students and staff, safety remains number one on our list. Thus, you may notice a few changes to how we Rec! We've expanded our virtual programming to help you stay connected when you need it most. Check out our COVID-19 Information page, and guidelines to view the steps we've taken to keep you safe.

The Rec Center is open to Rec Members only with limited access.

  • Face coverings are REQUIRED to be worn at all times, including while moving throughout the facility and participation in ALL activities/ exercising.
  • Please review the Rec Sports COVID-19 Protocol prior to visiting the Rec.
  • For more detailed information regarding Rec Sports’ response to COVID-19, please visit: COVID-19 Information page.

Follow our social media on Instagram and Facebook for special online offerings. For more information on TAMIU’s response to the COVID-19 Pandemic, including updates, resources and an online FAQ, please visit the  dedicated TAMIU COVID-19 website.If you have any questions pertaining to Recreational Sports, you may contact us at recsports@tamiu.edu.

Virtual Services

Now you can enjoy all the fun of Rec Sports at home! Our virtual services included online gaming, tournaments, fitness classes, at-home workouts, an exciting outdoor series, and much more. Discover a new way to Rec with our all-new online programming designed with you in mind.Checkout our Virtual Services page for more information on how you can stay in shape while staying at home!

Virtual Services

Weight Room Updates

During these uncertain times, we are taking steps to make sure you can stay fit while staying safe. Maximize your workout time by planning ahead. Check out our Weight Room Machine Availability Schedule by clicking the button below.

Machine Availability

Recreational Sports Hours of Operation

We've made some changes to our hours of operations for the fall semester. For more updates, follow Rec Sports on social media. (FB and IG listed below).

The Game Room will be closed until further notice. Check out our virtual programming for e-gaming options

Reservations for the weight room, functional cardio, and cardio room are required. Please call us at 956.326.2289 to reserve your spot! 

Modified Hours of Operation

Monday 10 AM-6 PM; Closed 2-3 PM for Disinfecting
Tuesday 10 AM-6 PM; Closed 2-3 PM for Disinfecting
Wednesday 10 AM-6 PM; Closed 2-3 PM for Disinfecting
Thursday 10 AM-6 PM; Closed 2-3 PM for Disinfecting
Friday 10 AM-6 PM; Closed 2-3 PM for Disinfecting
Weekend 2 PM - 6 PM

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Mission Statement

Recreational Sports provides inclusive programming and services for the diverse TAMIU community. We aim to develop an environment in which students achieve their full potential inside and outside the classroom. Extensive programming provides participants with a sense of belonging and community at the university while staying healthy. Furthermore, we seek to deliver various leadership opportunities that prepare students for post graduate success in a global and diverse society.